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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 122 172 154
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 115 61 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.01% 1.07% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.65% 9.09% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 61
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £19,750 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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
785 671 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.72% 11.79% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 531 491 434
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,750
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 August 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 August 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 +30 66 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Coventry +14 16 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Warwickshire +22 12 £60,000 -18.64%
Solihull - 6 £65,000 -
Staffordshire -10 5 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Walsall - 2 £41,250 -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 - 1
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 168 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 144 (68.57%) CISSP
3 122 (58.10%) Information Security
4 121 (57.62%) CISM
5 83 (39.52%) ITIL
6 80 (38.10%) CISA
7 71 (33.81%) Risk Management
8 62 (29.52%) SIEM
9 56 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 51 (24.29%) Security Operations
11 47 (22.38%) ITIL Certification
12 43 (20.48%) Data Protection
13 37 (17.62%) Data Centre
14 34 (16.19%) Degree
15 31 (14.76%) Security Architecture
15 31 (14.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 31 (14.76%) Cybersecurity
16 27 (12.86%) Firewall
16 27 (12.86%) Data Centre Operations
17 25 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
17 25 (11.90%) Business Continuity
18 24 (11.43%) COBIT
19 23 (10.95%) Finance
20 22 (10.48%) Data Protection Act
20 22 (10.48%) Penetration Testing
20 22 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
20 22 (10.48%) IT Audit
21 21 (10.00%) ISO22301
22 19 (9.05%) IT Governance
22 19 (9.05%) Cryptography

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 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.86%) Firewall
2 8 (3.81%) HTTP
2 8 (3.81%) Network Security
3 7 (3.33%) VPN
4 6 (2.86%) IPsec
4 6 (2.86%) SSL
5 5 (2.38%) LAN
5 5 (2.38%) WAN
6 3 (1.43%) Internet
6 3 (1.43%) Wireless
7 2 (0.95%) DHCP
7 2 (0.95%) DNS
7 2 (0.95%) Intranet
7 2 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.95%) SAN
7 2 (0.95%) VLAN
7 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.48%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) Big Data
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) PVCS
2 3 (1.43%) AppScan
3 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (10.95%) Finance
2 14 (6.67%) Retail
3 10 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (24.29%) Security Manager
2 38 (18.10%) Analyst
3 34 (16.19%) Security Analyst
4 29 (13.81%) Consultant
5 28 (13.33%) Operations Manager
6 25 (11.90%) Security Consultant
7 20 (9.52%) Security Officer
8 19 (9.05%) Information Analyst
8 19 (9.05%) Information Security Analyst
8 19 (9.05%) IT Manager
8 19 (9.05%) Senior Consultant
9 18 (8.57%) IT Security Manager
9 18 (8.57%) Senior Security Consultant
10 17 (8.10%) Information Security Officer
11 16 (7.62%) Information Officer
12 15 (7.14%) Information Manager
12 15 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
13 14 (6.67%) Security Specialist
14 13 (6.19%) IT Consultant
14 13 (6.19%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.86%) XML
2 4 (1.90%) Web Services
3 3 (1.43%) CSS
3 3 (1.43%) HTML
3 3 (1.43%) jQuery
3 3 (1.43%) JSON
3 3 (1.43%) JSP
4 2 (0.95%) .NET
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.48%) J2EE
5 1 (0.48%) Memcached
5 1 (0.48%) REST
5 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.62%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.48%) Data Protection Act
3 19 (9.05%) Cryptography
4 12 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.38%) PKI
7 4 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.95%) BYOD
9 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.48%) CESG
10 1 (0.48%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) DataPower
10 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.29%) Windows
2 8 (3.81%) Linux
3 4 (1.90%) Unix
3 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) CentOS
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (58.10%) Information Security
2 83 (39.52%) ITIL
3 71 (33.81%) Risk Management
4 62 (29.52%) SIEM
5 56 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 51 (24.29%) Security Operations
7 43 (20.48%) Data Protection
8 31 (14.76%) Cybersecurity
8 31 (14.76%) Security Architecture
9 27 (12.86%) Data Centre Operations
10 25 (11.90%) Business Continuity
10 25 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (10.48%) IT Audit
11 22 (10.48%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (9.05%) Data Security
12 19 (9.05%) IT Governance
12 19 (9.05%) Security Management
13 18 (8.57%) ISMS
14 16 (7.62%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.38%) Java
2 3 (1.43%) C
2 3 (1.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.43%) PHP
2 3 (1.43%) SQL
3 2 (0.95%) C#
4 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 144 (68.57%) CISSP
2 121 (57.62%) CISM
3 80 (38.10%) CISA
4 47 (22.38%) ITIL Certification
5 34 (16.19%) Degree
6 17 (8.10%) CEH
7 16 (7.62%) Security Cleared
8 15 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 13 (6.19%) CISMP
9 13 (6.19%) CRISC
10 11 (5.24%) CESG Certified Professional
11 8 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (3.33%) CCNA
13 6 (2.86%) CCNP
13 6 (2.86%) GIAC
13 6 (2.86%) PCI QSA
13 6 (2.86%) SSCP
14 5 (2.38%) MCSE
14 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (14.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 24 (11.43%) COBIT
4 21 (10.00%) ISO22301
5 16 (7.62%) ISO27002
6 15 (7.14%) ISO27005
7 5 (2.38%) PA-DSS
8 4 (1.90%) GPG13
9 3 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.48%) QA
11 1 (0.48%) RMADS
11 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.48%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.43%) HP Fortify
1 3 (1.43%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.48%) logstash
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
2 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (4.29%) Qualys
2 6 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.38%) IBM
4 4 (1.90%) VMware
5 3 (1.43%) Cisco
5 3 (1.43%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.43%) Google
5 3 (1.43%) HP
5 3 (1.43%) Veracode
6 2 (0.95%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.95%) Mercator
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle
6 2 (0.95%) Splunk
7 1 (0.48%) Aruba
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.48%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix
7 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.48%) Tripwire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 20 days ago