The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 24 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.82% 0.75% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 51.52% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £19,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
PCI DSS
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
33 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.30% 18.11% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 21
Average salary £19,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.80% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 (90.63%) Security Testing
2 24 (75.00%) Information Security
3 22 (68.75%) Wireshark
4 18 (56.25%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
6 16 (50.00%) .NET
6 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (50.00%) Data Protection
7 15 (46.88%) SQL
8 14 (43.75%) Online Games
8 14 (43.75%) Games
9 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
9 12 (37.50%) Web Development
9 12 (37.50%) Network Architecture
10 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
11 6 (18.75%) Regular Expression
11 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 5 (15.63%) Ethical Hacking
13 3 (9.38%) Nmap
13 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
14 2 (6.25%) Online Gambling
14 2 (6.25%) OWASP
14 2 (6.25%) Metasploit
15 1 (3.13%) Open Source
15 1 (3.13%) Nessus
15 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
15 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
15 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (3.13%) SQL Server

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 22 (68.75%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (43.75%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
1 16 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 15 (46.88%) Security Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Information Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Information Security Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Junior
3 11 (34.38%) Junior Information Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Junior Analyst
4 9 (28.13%) Applications Specialist
4 9 (28.13%) Application Security Specialist
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%) Security Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
1 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (43.75%) Online Games
3 2 (6.25%) Online Gambling
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Security Testing
2 24 (75.00%) Information Security
3 18 (56.25%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 12 (37.50%) Web Development
5 12 (37.50%) Network Architecture
6 11 (34.38%) Web Application Development
7 5 (15.63%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) OWASP
10 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
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