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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 124 186 172
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -14
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 117 49 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.91% 0.83% 0.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.83% 7.36% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 69 44 43
Median salary £60,000 £46,625 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.68% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
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
846 666 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.81% 11.26% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 575 501 370
Median salary £45,000 £38,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +33 65 £61,000 +22.00% 2
Warwickshire +22 15 £55,000 -29.03% 2
Coventry +14 11 £57,500 -42.50% 3
Staffordshire -4 9 £47,500 +1.87%
Solihull - 7 £65,000 -
Walsall -3 2 £41,250 +55.66%
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 145 (80.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 126 (69.61%) CISSP
3 106 (58.56%) CISM
4 101 (55.80%) Information Security
5 75 (41.44%) ITIL
6 74 (40.88%) CISA
7 57 (31.49%) Risk Management
8 55 (30.39%) SIEM
9 53 (29.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 46 (25.41%) ITIL Certification
11 44 (24.31%) Security Operations
12 40 (22.10%) Data Protection
13 38 (20.99%) Data Centre
14 30 (16.57%) Cybersecurity
14 30 (16.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 29 (16.02%) Data Centre Operations
15 29 (16.02%) Degree
16 28 (15.47%) Security Architecture
17 25 (13.81%) COBIT
18 23 (12.71%) Data Protection Act
19 22 (12.15%) IT Audit
20 21 (11.60%) Firewall
21 20 (11.05%) ISO22301
22 19 (10.50%) Finance
23 18 (9.94%) Security Management
23 18 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
23 18 (9.94%) Enterprise Architecture
24 17 (9.39%) ISMS
24 17 (9.39%) Project Management
25 16 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.10%) IIS
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.60%) Firewall
2 4 (2.21%) Network Security
2 4 (2.21%) VPN
3 3 (1.66%) HTTP
3 3 (1.66%) Internet
3 3 (1.66%) IPsec
3 3 (1.66%) LAN
3 3 (1.66%) SSL
3 3 (1.66%) WAN
3 3 (1.66%) Wireless
4 2 (1.10%) Intranet
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.66%) Big Data
3 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.21%) PVCS
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (10.50%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Legal
2 10 (5.52%) Retail
3 5 (2.76%) Marketing
4 3 (1.66%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (31.49%) Security Manager
2 30 (16.57%) Operations Manager
3 28 (15.47%) Consultant
4 26 (14.36%) Security Consultant
5 20 (11.05%) Senior Consultant
6 19 (10.50%) Senior Security Consultant
7 18 (9.94%) IT Manager
7 18 (9.94%) IT Security Manager
8 17 (9.39%) Security Officer
9 15 (8.29%) Analyst
9 15 (8.29%) Information Manager
9 15 (8.29%) Information Security Manager
9 15 (8.29%) Security Analyst
10 14 (7.73%) Information Security Officer
10 14 (7.73%) IT Consultant
10 14 (7.73%) IT Security Consultant
10 14 (7.73%) Senior IT Consultant
10 14 (7.73%) Senior IT Security Consultant
11 13 (7.18%) Information Officer
12 12 (6.63%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) XML
2 5 (2.76%) CSS
2 5 (2.76%) HTML
2 5 (2.76%) jQuery
2 5 (2.76%) JSON
2 5 (2.76%) JSP
3 2 (1.10%) .NET
3 2 (1.10%) Web Services
4 1 (0.55%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.99%) Data Centre
2 23 (12.71%) Data Protection Act
3 16 (8.84%) Cryptography
4 13 (7.18%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.21%) PKI
7 3 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.55%) CESG
9 1 (0.55%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.21%) Windows
2 4 (2.21%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.10%) Linux
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (55.80%) Information Security
2 75 (41.44%) ITIL
3 57 (31.49%) Risk Management
4 55 (30.39%) SIEM
5 53 (29.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 44 (24.31%) Security Operations
7 40 (22.10%) Data Protection
8 30 (16.57%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (16.02%) Data Centre Operations
10 28 (15.47%) Security Architecture
11 22 (12.15%) IT Audit
12 18 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (9.94%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (9.94%) Security Management
13 17 (9.39%) ISMS
13 17 (9.39%) Project Management
14 16 (8.84%) Data Security
14 16 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (8.84%) IT Governance
15 15 (8.29%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.31%) Java
2 5 (2.76%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.76%) PHP
2 5 (2.76%) SQL
3 3 (1.66%) C
3 3 (1.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 126 (69.61%) CISSP
2 106 (58.56%) CISM
3 74 (40.88%) CISA
4 46 (25.41%) ITIL Certification
5 29 (16.02%) Degree
6 12 (6.63%) CISMP
7 11 (6.08%) SC Cleared
7 11 (6.08%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.52%) CESG Certified Professional
9 8 (4.42%) CRISC
10 6 (3.31%) CREST Certified
10 6 (3.31%) PCI QSA
11 5 (2.76%) CEH
11 5 (2.76%) CLAS
11 5 (2.76%) DBS Check
12 4 (2.21%) CCNA
12 4 (2.21%) CCNP
12 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (80.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (16.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 25 (13.81%) COBIT
4 20 (11.05%) ISO22301
5 14 (7.73%) ISO27002
5 14 (7.73%) ISO27005
6 4 (2.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (2.21%) PA-DSS
7 3 (1.66%) GPG13
8 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.55%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (1.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) logstash
2 1 (0.55%) Nagios
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (3.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.76%) Google
3 3 (1.66%) Cognizant
3 3 (1.66%) Qualys
3 3 (1.66%) VMware
4 2 (1.10%) Cisco
4 2 (1.10%) Splunk
5 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.55%) Juniper
5 1 (0.55%) Mercator
5 1 (0.55%) New Relic
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle
5 1 (0.55%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.55%) Tripwire
Coventry
Montash Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £165,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago