The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 75 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.42% 1.66% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.09% 15.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
33 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.63% 10.41% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 32
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Staffordshire region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +3 2 £51,250 -6.81%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS.

1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) Security Testing
3 19 (82.61%) SQL
4 18 (78.26%) Web Development
5 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (60.87%) Wireshark
6 14 (60.87%) T-SQL
7 13 (56.52%) Games
7 13 (56.52%) Online Games
8 12 (52.17%) Web Application Development
9 9 (39.13%) Information Security
10 8 (34.78%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
11 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
13 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
13 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
13 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (8.70%) ITIL
13 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
13 2 (8.70%) OWASP
14 1 (4.35%) Release Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (56.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Security Specialist
2 13 (56.52%) Applications Specialist
2 13 (56.52%) Application Security Specialist
3 7 (30.43%) Information Specialist
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Online Games
2 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Security Testing
2 18 (78.26%) Web Development
3 17 (73.91%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Web Application Development
5 9 (39.13%) Information Security
6 8 (34.78%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) ITIL
9 2 (8.70%) OWASP
10 1 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001