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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 66 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 13 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.84% 2.17% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.66% 17.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Average salary £19,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
47 80 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.66% 12.38% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 35
Average salary £23,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +13 11 £19,000 -65.45% 2
PCI DSS
West Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (93.75%) Security Testing
2 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 20 (62.50%) Information Security
2 20 (62.50%) Wireshark
3 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (53.13%) Web Development
5 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (46.88%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (46.88%) Data Protection
7 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
8 13 (40.63%) Games
8 13 (40.63%) Online Games
9 12 (37.50%) Web Application Development
10 9 (28.13%) Network Architecture
11 7 (21.88%) Ethical Hacking
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
13 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 4 (12.50%) Regular Expression
14 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
15 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
15 2 (6.25%) OWASP
16 1 (3.13%) ITIL
16 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
16 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
16 1 (3.13%) Finance
16 1 (3.13%) Nmap
16 1 (3.13%) Online Gambling

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 20 (62.50%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (40.63%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Security Specialist
2 12 (37.50%) Junior
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Applications Specialist
2 12 (37.50%) Application Security Specialist
3 11 (34.38%) Security Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Information Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Junior Information Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Information Security Specialist
5 7 (21.88%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Trainee
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Security Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) .NET
1 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Data Protection Act
2 13 (40.63%) Online Games
3 1 (3.13%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Security Testing
2 20 (62.50%) Information Security
3 18 (56.25%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (53.13%) Web Development
5 15 (46.88%) Data Protection
6 12 (37.50%) Web Application Development
7 9 (28.13%) Network Architecture
8 7 (21.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.25%) OWASP
11 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
11 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Nmap
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17K to 21K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago