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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 174 176 185
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 52 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.90% 7.69% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 21
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £35,250 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
584 442 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.27% 8.23% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 451 363 381
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,900 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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
Staffordshire +20 16 £35,900 -40.16%
Birmingham +6 16 £51,250 +25.76% 3
Warwickshire -2 3 £70,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £19,000 -
Coventry -17 1 £39,000 -27.77% 1
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 52 (53.61%) Information Security
2 49 (50.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (29.90%) CISSP
4 24 (24.74%) Finance
5 22 (22.68%) ITIL
6 18 (18.56%) CISM
7 16 (16.49%) Firewall
8 15 (15.46%) Management Information System
8 15 (15.46%) Security Architecture
8 15 (15.46%) Cyber Security
9 14 (14.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (13.40%) GIAC
11 12 (12.37%) Chip and PIN
11 12 (12.37%) VPN
11 12 (12.37%) SLA
11 12 (12.37%) Data Privacy
12 11 (11.34%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (11.34%) Cisco
12 11 (11.34%) WAN
12 11 (11.34%) Windows
13 10 (10.31%) SIEM
14 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
15 8 (8.25%) Retail
15 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
15 8 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (8.25%) VMware
15 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
16 7 (7.22%) SQL
16 7 (7.22%) CheckPoint
16 7 (7.22%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (4.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.03%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) Firewall
2 12 (12.37%) VPN
3 11 (11.34%) WAN
4 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.15%) LAN
5 5 (5.15%) IPsec
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.09%) GPRS
7 3 (3.09%) DNS
8 2 (2.06%) MPLS
9 1 (1.03%) OSPF
9 1 (1.03%) BGP
9 1 (1.03%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.03%) HSRP
9 1 (1.03%) Internet
9 1 (1.03%) SNA
9 1 (1.03%) Wireless
9 1 (1.03%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.03%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (24.74%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Military
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (21.65%) Analyst
2 16 (16.49%) Consultant
2 16 (16.49%) Security Consultant
3 15 (15.46%) Architect
4 12 (12.37%) Security Architect
4 12 (12.37%) Information Security Officer
4 12 (12.37%) Security Officer
5 10 (10.31%) Junior
5 10 (10.31%) Security Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) Security Manager
7 8 (8.25%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Junior Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Information Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.15%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Cyber Security Manager
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) CSS
1 4 (4.12%) HTML
2 3 (3.09%) jQuery
3 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.06%) Memcached
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.03%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.37%) Chip and PIN
3 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.06%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
7 1 (1.03%) CCTV
7 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.03%) DTV
7 1 (1.03%) CESG
7 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.03%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Linux
2 5 (5.15%) UNIX
3 3 (3.09%) CentOS
4 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) Information Security
2 22 (22.68%) ITIL
3 15 (15.46%) Security Architecture
3 15 (15.46%) Cyber Security
4 14 (14.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (12.37%) Data Privacy
6 11 (11.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (10.31%) SIEM
8 8 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.22%) PRINCE
10 6 (6.19%) Change Management
11 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.15%) Security Testing
11 5 (5.15%) Network Architecture
12 4 (4.12%) Time Management
12 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.12%) Capacity Management
12 4 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.12%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.06%) PHP
3 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (29.90%) CISSP
2 18 (18.56%) CISM
3 13 (13.40%) GIAC
4 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.22%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.15%) CCNA
8 5 (5.15%) Degree
9 4 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.12%) CISA
10 3 (3.09%) CCNP
11 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (2.06%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.03%) GSEC
12 1 (1.03%) MBA
12 1 (1.03%) CCDP
12 1 (1.03%) ISEB
12 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (50.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (12.37%) SLA
3 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.12%) vSphere
3 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.06%) logstash
2 1 (1.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Cisco
2 8 (8.25%) VMware
3 7 (7.22%) CheckPoint
4 6 (6.19%) F5
5 4 (4.12%) Splunk
5 4 (4.12%) Sophos
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle
6 3 (3.09%) New Relic
7 2 (2.06%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.06%) Juniper
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) Tufin
7 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.06%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.03%) Qualys
8 1 (1.03%) Tableau
8 1 (1.03%) SAP
8 1 (1.03%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Paragon Group of Companies
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago