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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 63 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 12 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.86% 1.51% 1.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.65% 32.35% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 9
Average salary £46,625 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.29% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,955 £23,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
68 34 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.53% 4.68% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 46
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -21.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Tamworth - 9 £48,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £52,500 -12.50%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) ITIL
1 9 (36.00%) Chip and PIN
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) SLA
2 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (24.00%) Information Security
5 5 (20.00%) Retail
5 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
7 3 (12.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 2 (8.00%) C#
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.00%) .NET

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Information Security
4 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) MBA
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
2 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Sophos
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk