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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 145 158 159
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 92 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.59% 1.24% 1.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.11% 9.81% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 57
Median salary £50,500 £46,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.31% +9.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,500 £56,800
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.04%
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
760 683 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.15% 12.69% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 504 520 447
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -5 50 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Coventry +12 16 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Warwickshire +4 10 £50,000 -28.57%
Staffordshire -9 4 £39,750 +37.06%
Dudley - 3 £50,000 -
Solihull - 2 £65,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 164 (82.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 141 (71.21%) CISSP
3 120 (60.61%) CISM
3 120 (60.61%) Information Security
4 78 (39.39%) CISA
5 77 (38.89%) ITIL
6 67 (33.84%) Risk Management
7 61 (30.81%) SIEM
8 54 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 51 (25.76%) Security Operations
10 47 (23.74%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (21.21%) Data Protection
12 37 (18.69%) Data Centre
13 31 (15.66%) Cybersecurity
14 28 (14.14%) Degree
14 28 (14.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 27 (13.64%) Security Architecture
15 27 (13.64%) Data Centre Operations
16 25 (12.63%) Firewall
17 23 (11.62%) Penetration Testing
18 22 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
18 22 (11.11%) Finance
19 21 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
20 20 (10.10%) ISMS
20 20 (10.10%) Security Management
21 19 (9.60%) Data Security
21 19 (9.60%) Business Continuity
21 19 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
21 19 (9.60%) COBIT
21 19 (9.60%) IT Governance

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 2 (1.01%) IIS
2 1 (0.51%) Apache
2 1 (0.51%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.63%) Firewall
2 10 (5.05%) Network Security
3 7 (3.54%) HTTP
4 5 (2.53%) DHCP
4 5 (2.53%) DNS
4 5 (2.53%) VPN
5 4 (2.02%) IPsec
5 4 (2.02%) SSL
6 3 (1.52%) Internet
6 3 (1.52%) LAN
6 3 (1.52%) WAN
6 3 (1.52%) Wireless
7 2 (1.01%) Intranet
7 2 (1.01%) SAN
8 1 (0.51%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.02%) Big Data
1 4 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) PVCS
2 2 (1.01%) AppScan
3 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (11.11%) Finance
2 11 (5.56%) Retail
3 9 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (23.74%) Security Manager
2 36 (18.18%) Analyst
3 34 (17.17%) Security Analyst
4 28 (14.14%) Operations Manager
5 25 (12.63%) Consultant
6 21 (10.61%) Security Consultant
7 20 (10.10%) Security Officer
7 20 (10.10%) Security Specialist
8 18 (9.09%) Information Analyst
8 18 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
9 17 (8.59%) Information Security Officer
9 17 (8.59%) IT Manager
10 16 (8.08%) Information Officer
10 16 (8.08%) IT Security Manager
11 15 (7.58%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (7.07%) Information Manager
12 14 (7.07%) Information Security Manager
12 14 (7.07%) Senior Security Consultant
13 13 (6.57%) Information Security Specialist
13 13 (6.57%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.02%) Web Services
2 3 (1.52%) .NET
2 3 (1.52%) XML
3 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.51%) J2EE
3 1 (0.51%) Memcached
3 1 (0.51%) REST
3 1 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.69%) Data Centre
2 22 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 19 (9.60%) Cryptography
4 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.54%) PKI
5 7 (3.54%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.01%) BYOD
7 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.51%) CESG
8 1 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.55%) Windows
2 8 (4.04%) Linux
3 4 (2.02%) Unix
3 4 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) CentOS
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (60.61%) Information Security
2 77 (38.89%) ITIL
3 67 (33.84%) Risk Management
4 61 (30.81%) SIEM
5 54 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 51 (25.76%) Security Operations
7 42 (21.21%) Data Protection
8 31 (15.66%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (13.64%) Data Centre Operations
9 27 (13.64%) Security Architecture
10 23 (11.62%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (10.10%) ISMS
12 20 (10.10%) Security Management
13 19 (9.60%) Business Continuity
13 19 (9.60%) Data Security
13 19 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (9.60%) IT Governance
14 18 (9.09%) Information Security Management
14 18 (9.09%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.52%) C
2 2 (1.01%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) C#
3 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 141 (71.21%) CISSP
2 120 (60.61%) CISM
3 78 (39.39%) CISA
4 47 (23.74%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (14.14%) Degree
6 19 (9.60%) Security Cleared
7 18 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 17 (8.59%) CEH
9 12 (6.06%) CISMP
10 11 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
10 11 (5.56%) CRISC
11 7 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (3.03%) CCNA
12 6 (3.03%) DV Cleared
12 6 (3.03%) SSCP
13 5 (2.53%) CCNP
13 5 (2.53%) CREST Certified
13 5 (2.53%) PCI QSA
14 4 (2.02%) MCSE
14 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (82.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (14.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (9.60%) COBIT
4 15 (7.58%) ISO22301
5 12 (6.06%) ISO27002
6 11 (5.56%) ISO27005
7 6 (3.03%) GPG13
8 5 (2.53%) PA-DSS
9 2 (1.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.51%) QA
10 1 (0.51%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) HP Fortify
1 2 (1.01%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.51%) logstash
2 1 (0.51%) Nagios
2 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.51%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (3.54%) Qualys
2 4 (2.02%) IBM
2 4 (2.02%) VMware
3 3 (1.52%) Cognizant
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.01%) Cisco
4 2 (1.01%) HP
4 2 (1.01%) Mercator
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle
4 2 (1.01%) Splunk
4 2 (1.01%) Veracode
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.51%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.51%) Citrix
5 1 (0.51%) New Relic
5 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.51%) Tripwire
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Atos
Salary: Car allowance, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago