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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.72% 1.13% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.76% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
17 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.09% 13.53% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 22
Average salary £28,500 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 22 August 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

PCI DSS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Security Testing
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
4 13 (72.22%) Games
4 13 (72.22%) Web Development
4 13 (72.22%) Wireshark
4 13 (72.22%) Online Games
5 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
6 8 (44.44%) Information Security
7 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
10 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
10 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 1 (5.56%) OWASP
10 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (5.56%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (72.22%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (72.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Security Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Application Security Specialist
2 9 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
3 7 (38.89%) Information Security Specialist
3 7 (38.89%) Information Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Online Games
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
1 16 (88.89%) Security Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Web Development
3 12 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 8 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) OWASP
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001