The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 169 164 186
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 44 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.86% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.76% 8.75% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 11
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +1.64%
PCI DSS
England

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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
502 514 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.90% 9.77% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 446 407 346
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
Staffordshire -10 19 £19,000 -57.77%
Birmingham -20 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Warwickshire +3 7 £35,000 -36.36%
Coventry - 7 £50,750 - 3
Solihull - 1 £47,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 58 (73.42%) Information Security
2 49 (62.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (44.30%) CISSP
4 24 (30.38%) Data Protection
5 21 (26.58%) Management Information System
6 20 (25.32%) CISA
6 20 (25.32%) CISM
6 20 (25.32%) Security Testing
7 19 (24.05%) Data Protection Act
8 17 (21.52%) Security Management
9 12 (15.19%) ITIL
9 12 (15.19%) Risk Management
9 12 (15.19%) Wireshark
9 12 (15.19%) Network Architecture
10 11 (13.92%) Network Security
10 11 (13.92%) Finance
11 9 (11.39%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (10.13%) Firewall
12 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.13%) Cisco
13 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
13 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (8.86%) COBIT
13 7 (8.86%) PCI QSA
14 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
14 6 (7.59%) Regular Expression
14 6 (7.59%) CESG
14 6 (7.59%) Games
14 6 (7.59%) Retail

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Wireshark
2 11 (13.92%) Network Security
3 8 (10.13%) Firewall
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.80%) VPN
7 2 (2.53%) SAN
7 2 (2.53%) BGP
8 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Games
2 6 (7.59%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Analyst
2 31 (39.24%) Security Analyst
3 28 (35.44%) Information Analyst
3 28 (35.44%) Information Security Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Consultant
5 12 (15.19%) Junior
5 12 (15.19%) Junior Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Junior Information Analyst
6 11 (13.92%) Security Consultant
7 9 (11.39%) Security Manager
8 8 (10.13%) Information Security Officer
8 8 (10.13%) Security Officer
9 7 (8.86%) Information Manager
9 7 (8.86%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (7.59%) Security Specialist
11 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
11 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 3 (3.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 3 (3.80%) Sales Consultant
12 3 (3.80%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) Regular Expression
2 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Management Information System
2 19 (24.05%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (7.59%) CESG
4 3 (3.80%) Online Games
5 2 (2.53%) Online Gambling
5 2 (2.53%) RMADS
5 2 (2.53%) Open Source
5 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (73.42%) Information Security
2 24 (30.38%) Data Protection
3 20 (25.32%) Security Testing
4 17 (21.52%) Security Management
5 12 (15.19%) Risk Management
5 12 (15.19%) ITIL
5 12 (15.19%) Network Architecture
6 9 (11.39%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.33%) Change Management
8 5 (6.33%) Information Security Management
8 5 (6.33%) SIEM
8 5 (6.33%) Information Assurance
9 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (5.06%) ISMS
9 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (44.30%) CISSP
2 20 (25.32%) CISA
2 20 (25.32%) CISM
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) PCI QSA
4 5 (6.33%) CRISC
4 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.33%) CISMP
4 5 (6.33%) CCNP
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 4 (5.06%) Degree
6 3 (3.80%) CCIE
6 3 (3.80%) CCDP
6 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.53%) CEH
7 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (62.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.86%) COBIT
3 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.53%) GPG13
6 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.27%) QA
6 1 (1.27%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Nmap
2 2 (2.53%) Squid
2 2 (2.53%) vCloud
2 2 (2.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Cisco
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Sourcefire
3 3 (3.80%) Fortinet
3 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
4 2 (2.53%) Tripwire
4 2 (2.53%) Tufin
4 2 (2.53%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.53%) Juniper
4 2 (2.53%) NetApp
4 2 (2.53%) Websense
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Symantec
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago