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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 161 161 164
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 49 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.86% 8.57% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 22
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +75.92%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
497 420 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.24% 8.42% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 412 361 405
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
Birmingham +8 24 £43,750 +45.83% 3
Staffordshire -1 14 £35,000 -41.66%
Coventry -17 3 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Walsall +2 2 £26,500 -31.16%
Worcestershire - 2 £63,750 -
Warwickshire -16 1 £60,000 +50.00%
West Bromwich - 1 £75,000 -
Solihull - 1 £32,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 48 (52.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (48.35%) Information Security
3 31 (34.07%) CISSP
4 27 (29.67%) ITIL
5 21 (23.08%) Security Management
6 20 (21.98%) Firewall
7 19 (20.88%) Windows
8 17 (18.68%) Cisco
8 17 (18.68%) Management Information System
8 17 (18.68%) Finance
9 16 (17.58%) CISM
9 16 (17.58%) PCI QSA
9 16 (17.58%) SIEM
10 15 (16.48%) CRISC
10 15 (16.48%) CISA
11 13 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (14.29%) CCNA
12 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
13 11 (12.09%) Service Delivery
14 10 (10.99%) VMware
14 10 (10.99%) Risk Management
15 9 (9.89%) Degree
15 9 (9.89%) Legal
15 9 (9.89%) TOGAF
16 8 (8.79%) Retail
16 8 (8.79%) WAN
16 8 (8.79%) VPN
17 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
17 7 (7.69%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (4.40%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) Firewall
2 8 (8.79%) WAN
2 8 (8.79%) VPN
3 6 (6.59%) MPLS
4 5 (5.49%) IPsec
4 5 (5.49%) Network Security
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.40%) DNS
5 4 (4.40%) LAN
6 3 (3.30%) DDNS
6 3 (3.30%) SAN
6 3 (3.30%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.20%) OSPF
7 2 (2.20%) BGP
8 1 (1.10%) Internet
8 1 (1.10%) Wireless
8 1 (1.10%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (1.10%) VLAN
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) MySQL
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.10%) Pentaho
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Legal
3 8 (8.79%) Retail
4 7 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.59%) Banking
6 5 (5.49%) Games
7 3 (3.30%) Law
7 3 (3.30%) Electronics
7 3 (3.30%) Marketing
8 1 (1.10%) Military
8 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
2 14 (15.38%) Consultant
3 13 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 11 (12.09%) Architect
4 11 (12.09%) Security Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Security Architect
5 10 (10.99%) Security Manager
6 8 (8.79%) Information Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Information Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (6.59%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.49%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Information Security Officer
9 5 (5.49%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Security Officer
10 4 (4.40%) Security Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) CSS
1 4 (4.40%) HTML
2 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.30%) .NET
2 3 (3.30%) jQuery
3 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.20%) Middleware
4 1 (1.10%) Web Services
4 1 (1.10%) XML
4 1 (1.10%) WinForms
4 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.10%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (4.40%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.30%) CESG
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.10%) DTV
5 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
2 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) UNIX
3 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) Information Security
2 27 (29.67%) ITIL
3 21 (23.08%) Security Management
4 16 (17.58%) SIEM
5 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.09%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.99%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.89%) TOGAF
9 7 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.69%) Data Security
9 7 (7.69%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (6.59%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (5.49%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (5.49%) Information Security Management
11 5 (5.49%) Security Architecture
12 4 (4.40%) Capacity Management
12 4 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.59%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.20%) PHP
3 2 (2.20%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) C
4 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.10%) VB
4 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.10%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) CISSP
2 16 (17.58%) CISM
2 16 (17.58%) PCI QSA
3 15 (16.48%) CRISC
3 15 (16.48%) CISA
4 13 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (14.29%) CCNA
5 9 (9.89%) Degree
6 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.40%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.30%) MCSE
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.30%) CEH
8 3 (3.30%) MCITP
9 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.20%) OSCP
9 2 (2.20%) OSCE
9 2 (2.20%) GIAC
9 2 (2.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (52.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
3 4 (4.40%) COBIT
3 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.20%) HIPAA
4 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) vSphere
2 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Cisco
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.99%) VMware
4 7 (7.69%) HP
4 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.59%) F5
6 5 (5.49%) Juniper
7 3 (3.30%) Tripwire
7 3 (3.30%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.30%) Tufin
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (1.10%) New Relic
8 1 (1.10%) Qualys
8 1 (1.10%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health insurance, 26 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 17 days ago