Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 137 128
Rank change year-on-year -23 -9 +17
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 34 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.90% 1.36% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.71% 8.95% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 62 51
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £56,000 £47,500 £56,750
% change year-on-year +17.89% -16.30% +3.18%

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 595 570 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.67% 15.16% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 392 419 492
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,100 £25,451 £25,275
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Birmingham.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 31 (91.18%) Information Security
2 30 (88.24%) CISSP
3 29 (85.29%) CISM
4 27 (79.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (52.94%) ITIL
5 18 (52.94%) SIEM
5 18 (52.94%) Cyber Essentials
6 16 (47.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
6 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
6 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
6 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
7 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
8 9 (26.47%) Data Security
8 9 (26.47%) CISA
9 7 (20.59%) Change Management
9 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (17.65%) Line Management
11 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.71%) Finance
12 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (11.76%) Unix
12 4 (11.76%) Windows
12 4 (11.76%) Linux
12 4 (11.76%) Remediation Plan
12 4 (11.76%) IT Audit

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) assyst
1 3 (8.82%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Security Manager
2 18 (52.94%) Information Manager
2 18 (52.94%) Information Security Manager
3 14 (41.18%) Compliance Manager
3 14 (41.18%) Security Compliance Manager
4 13 (38.24%) Information Security Compliance Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Information Officer
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (14.71%) Security Officer
6 4 (11.76%) Compliance Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Information Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Security Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Security Compliance Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Compliance Officer
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 3 (8.82%) Security Compliance Officer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) CESG
4 3 (8.82%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.88%) Cybercrime
5 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.94%) Cyberattack
6 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.94%) EFT
6 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Information Security
2 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 18 (52.94%) SIEM
3 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
4 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
5 9 (26.47%) Data Security
5 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
6 7 (20.59%) Change Management
6 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (17.65%) Line Management
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.76%) IT Audit
9 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Remediation Plan
9 4 (11.76%) Security Operations
9 4 (11.76%) Time Management
10 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
10 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (88.24%) CISSP
2 29 (85.29%) CISM
3 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 9 (26.47%) CISA
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) CEH
7 1 (2.94%) OSCP
7 1 (2.94%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (79.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (52.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 16 (47.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (8.82%) GDPR
4 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (8.82%) QA
5 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (2.94%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Capita
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle