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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 160 184 173
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 85 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 0.86% 0.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.05% 8.58% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 48
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,250 £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
769 536 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.39% 10.01% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 549 433 388
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 28 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 28 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 +12 45 £60,000 +54.83% 3
Staffordshire -4 11 £47,500 +5.55%
Solihull - 10 £65,000 -
Coventry +1 7 £57,500 -20.68% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £48,750 - 1
Worcestershire -6 2 £41,500 -34.90%
Shropshire - 1 - -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 119 (78.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 100 (66.23%) CISSP
3 90 (59.60%) CISM
4 88 (58.28%) Information Security
5 60 (39.74%) CISA
6 48 (31.79%) ITIL
7 44 (29.14%) Risk Management
8 42 (27.81%) Data Protection
9 37 (24.50%) SIEM
10 31 (20.53%) COBIT
10 31 (20.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 31 (20.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (17.88%) Security Operations
12 26 (17.22%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (16.56%) Data Centre
14 21 (13.91%) Data Centre Operations
14 21 (13.91%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (13.25%) ISO22301
15 20 (13.25%) Degree
16 19 (12.58%) Security Architecture
16 19 (12.58%) Finance
16 19 (12.58%) Internal Audit
17 17 (11.26%) Project Management
18 16 (10.60%) Firewall
18 16 (10.60%) Enterprise Architecture
18 16 (10.60%) Data Protection Act
18 16 (10.60%) ISMS
19 15 (9.93%) IT Audit
20 14 (9.27%) CRISC
20 14 (9.27%) Business Continuity

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 (3.31%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) Firewall
2 4 (2.65%) Internet
3 3 (1.99%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.32%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) Network Security
4 2 (1.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.66%) HTTP
5 1 (0.66%) IPsec
5 1 (0.66%) LAN
5 1 (0.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.66%) WAN
5 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (12.58%) Finance
2 11 (7.28%) Law
2 11 (7.28%) Legal
3 6 (3.97%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (33.77%) Security Manager
2 23 (15.23%) Consultant
2 23 (15.23%) Information Manager
2 23 (15.23%) Information Security Manager
2 23 (15.23%) Security Consultant
3 22 (14.57%) Operations Manager
4 12 (7.95%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (7.95%) Senior Security Consultant
5 11 (7.28%) Analyst
5 11 (7.28%) IT Consultant
5 11 (7.28%) IT Security Consultant
5 11 (7.28%) Security Analyst
5 11 (7.28%) Senior IT Consultant
5 11 (7.28%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 10 (6.62%) Auditor
6 10 (6.62%) Information Officer
6 10 (6.62%) Information Security Officer
6 10 (6.62%) Security Officer
7 9 (5.96%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.30%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) XML
2 5 (3.31%) CSS
2 5 (3.31%) HTML
2 5 (3.31%) jQuery
2 5 (3.31%) JSON
2 5 (3.31%) JSP
3 4 (2.65%) .NET
4 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.32%) Web Services
5 1 (0.66%) Memcached
5 1 (0.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.60%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (8.61%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.65%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.66%) PKI
7 1 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.65%) Windows
3 3 (1.99%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.32%) Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (58.28%) Information Security
2 48 (31.79%) ITIL
3 44 (29.14%) Risk Management
4 42 (27.81%) Data Protection
5 37 (24.50%) SIEM
6 31 (20.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 27 (17.88%) Security Operations
8 21 (13.91%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (13.91%) Data Centre Operations
9 19 (12.58%) Internal Audit
9 19 (12.58%) Security Architecture
10 17 (11.26%) Project Management
11 16 (10.60%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (10.60%) ISMS
12 15 (9.93%) IT Audit
13 14 (9.27%) Business Continuity
13 14 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (8.61%) Network Monitoring
14 13 (8.61%) Security Management
15 12 (7.95%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.97%) Java
2 5 (3.31%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.31%) PHP
2 5 (3.31%) SQL
3 3 (1.99%) C#
4 2 (1.32%) C
5 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (66.23%) CISSP
2 90 (59.60%) CISM
3 60 (39.74%) CISA
4 26 (17.22%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (13.25%) Degree
6 14 (9.27%) CRISC
7 11 (7.28%) CISMP
8 9 (5.96%) PCI QSA
8 9 (5.96%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.96%) Security Cleared
9 8 (5.30%) DBS Check
10 4 (2.65%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (2.65%) CLAS
10 4 (2.65%) GIAC
10 4 (2.65%) SANS
11 3 (1.99%) CEH
12 2 (1.32%) CCSA
12 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (78.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (20.53%) COBIT
2 31 (20.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 20 (13.25%) ISO22301
4 12 (7.95%) ISO27002
4 12 (7.95%) ISO27005
5 7 (4.64%) ISO 9001
6 6 (3.97%) PA-DSS
7 5 (3.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (1.32%) BS25999
9 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.66%) logstash
2 1 (0.66%) Nagios
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (3.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.31%) Google
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco
3 2 (1.32%) Cognizant
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle
3 2 (1.32%) Qualys
3 2 (1.32%) Splunk
3 2 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.66%) Juniper
4 1 (0.66%) New Relic
4 1 (0.66%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.66%) Tripwire
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