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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 169 172 178
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 70 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.13% 0.90% 0.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.17% 9.49% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 46 30
Median salary £58,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
688 506 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.09% 9.50% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 484 423 381
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -1 41 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Solihull +23 8 £65,000 +100.00%
Staffordshire +3 8 £56,250 +60.71% 2
Coventry +5 6 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Worcestershire -5 3 £41,500 -34.90%
Warwickshire -11 2 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 106 (77.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 86 (62.77%) Information Security
3 83 (60.58%) CISSP
4 78 (56.93%) CISM
5 49 (35.77%) CISA
6 41 (29.93%) ITIL
7 39 (28.47%) Data Protection
8 34 (24.82%) SIEM
9 33 (24.09%) Risk Management
10 28 (20.44%) COBIT
11 24 (17.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 23 (16.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 23 (16.79%) Security Operations
13 21 (15.33%) Data Centre
14 20 (14.60%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (13.87%) Finance
15 19 (13.87%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (13.14%) Data Centre Operations
17 17 (12.41%) ISO22301
17 17 (12.41%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (12.41%) Degree
18 16 (11.68%) Management Information System
18 16 (11.68%) Internal Audit
19 15 (10.95%) Firewall
20 14 (10.22%) Project Management
20 14 (10.22%) ISMS
20 14 (10.22%) Security Architecture
21 13 (9.49%) CRISC
21 13 (9.49%) Enterprise Architecture
21 13 (9.49%) Security Management

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 (3.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.46%) Apache
2 2 (1.46%) nginx
3 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.46%) CloudFront
2 2 (1.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.95%) Firewall
2 5 (3.65%) Internet
2 5 (3.65%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.46%) DNS
3 2 (1.46%) Network Security
3 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) MySQL
2 2 (1.46%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (13.87%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Law
2 10 (7.30%) Legal
3 5 (3.65%) Marketing
3 5 (3.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.46%) Games
5 1 (0.73%) Back Office
5 1 (0.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (30.66%) Security Manager
2 21 (15.33%) Information Manager
2 21 (15.33%) Information Security Manager
3 20 (14.60%) Consultant
4 19 (13.87%) Operations Manager
4 19 (13.87%) Security Consultant
5 14 (10.22%) Information Officer
5 14 (10.22%) Information Security Officer
5 14 (10.22%) Security Officer
6 12 (8.76%) Analyst
6 12 (8.76%) Security Analyst
7 10 (7.30%) IT Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) IT Manager
8 9 (6.57%) IT Security Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) Senior IT Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 9 (6.57%) Senior Security Consultant
9 8 (5.84%) Auditor
10 7 (5.11%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.84%) XML
2 7 (5.11%) CSS
2 7 (5.11%) HTML
2 7 (5.11%) jQuery
2 7 (5.11%) JSON
3 5 (3.65%) JSP
4 3 (2.19%) .NET
4 3 (2.19%) Regular Expression
4 3 (2.19%) Web Services
5 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.46%) LAMP
5 2 (1.46%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.46%) REST
5 2 (1.46%) SOAP
5 2 (1.46%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.41%) Data Protection Act
3 16 (11.68%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.46%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.73%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.11%) Windows
2 5 (3.65%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.65%) Linux
2 5 (3.65%) Unix
3 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (62.77%) Information Security
2 41 (29.93%) ITIL
3 39 (28.47%) Data Protection
4 34 (24.82%) SIEM
5 33 (24.09%) Risk Management
6 23 (16.79%) Security Operations
6 23 (16.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 19 (13.87%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (13.14%) Data Centre Operations
9 16 (11.68%) Internal Audit
10 14 (10.22%) ISMS
10 14 (10.22%) Project Management
10 14 (10.22%) Security Architecture
11 13 (9.49%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (9.49%) Security Management
12 12 (8.76%) Business Continuity
12 12 (8.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (8.03%) IT Audit
13 11 (8.03%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (7.30%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.11%) JavaScript
1 7 (5.11%) PHP
1 7 (5.11%) SQL
2 6 (4.38%) Java
3 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.46%) C
4 2 (1.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 83 (60.58%) CISSP
2 78 (56.93%) CISM
3 49 (35.77%) CISA
4 20 (14.60%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (12.41%) Degree
6 13 (9.49%) CRISC
7 9 (6.57%) DBS Check
7 9 (6.57%) PCI QSA
8 8 (5.84%) CISMP
9 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.92%) CLAS
11 4 (2.92%) GIAC
11 4 (2.92%) SANS
12 2 (1.46%) CEH
12 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.73%) CCSA
13 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.73%) MCSE
13 1 (0.73%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (77.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (20.44%) COBIT
3 24 (17.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (12.41%) ISO22301
5 10 (7.30%) ISO27002
5 10 (7.30%) ISO27005
6 6 (4.38%) ISO 9001
6 6 (4.38%) PA-DSS
7 4 (2.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (1.46%) BS25999
9 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Firmware
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) Puppet
2 2 (1.46%) SCCM
2 2 (1.46%) WSUS
3 1 (0.73%) Nagios
3 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) Google
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle
4 3 (2.19%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (1.46%) New Relic
5 2 (1.46%) Splunk
5 2 (1.46%) Tableau
5 2 (1.46%) Zend
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco
6 1 (0.73%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.73%) Juniper
6 1 (0.73%) Qualys
6 1 (0.73%) Tripwire
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago