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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 33 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.31% 1.14% 3.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
20 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.56% 10.23% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 5
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (95.45%) Information Security
2 20 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (72.73%) Data Protection Act
3 16 (72.73%) Data Protection
4 15 (68.18%) Security Testing
5 12 (54.55%) Network Architecture
6 11 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 6 (27.27%) Regular Expression
8 4 (18.18%) Nmap
8 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Games
8 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (13.64%) Online Games
10 2 (9.09%) Online Gambling
10 2 (9.09%) OWASP
10 2 (9.09%) Metasploit
10 2 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 2 (9.09%) Nessus
10 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 2 (9.09%) .NET
11 1 (4.55%) MS Office
11 1 (4.55%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Analyst
2 18 (81.82%) Security Analyst
3 16 (72.73%) Information Analyst
4 15 (68.18%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (50.00%) Junior Information Analyst
5 11 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
5 11 (50.00%) Junior
6 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Trainee Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Trainee
7 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Graduate
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Tester
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Application Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Regular Expression
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) Online Games
4 2 (9.09%) Online Gambling
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Information Security
2 16 (72.73%) Data Protection
3 15 (68.18%) Security Testing
4 12 (54.55%) Network Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) OWASP
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago