Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 163 113
Rank change year-on-year +24 -50 +29
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 55 36 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.51% 0.93% 2.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.10% 6.86% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 55
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,375 £86,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +22.45%

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 775 525 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.34% 13.52% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 369 395 485
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,162
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.32% -3.15%
10th Percentile £27,400 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,050 £66,250 £75,000
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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 48 (87.27%) Information Security
2 46 (83.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (76.36%) CISSP
4 41 (74.55%) CISM
5 33 (60.00%) ITIL
6 29 (52.73%) Cyber Essentials
7 25 (45.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 25 (45.45%) Data Centre
8 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
8 23 (41.82%) Security Cleared
8 23 (41.82%) SIEM
9 20 (36.36%) Service Delivery
10 16 (29.09%) Data Protection
11 15 (27.27%) CISA
11 15 (27.27%) GDPR
12 14 (25.45%) Risk Management
13 13 (23.64%) Data Security
14 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 11 (20.00%) IT Governance
15 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 10 (18.18%) Cryptography
15 10 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
15 10 (18.18%) Project Management
15 10 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (14.55%) Security Management
16 8 (14.55%) Information Security Management
16 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (14.55%) CRISC
16 8 (14.55%) Incident Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) assyst
2 5 (9.09%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DHCP
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
1 5 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
General
1 7 (12.73%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Information Manager
1 27 (49.09%) Information Security Manager
1 27 (49.09%) Security Manager
2 15 (27.27%) Compliance Manager
2 15 (27.27%) Information Security Compliance Manager
2 15 (27.27%) Security Compliance Manager
3 7 (12.73%) Compliance Officer
3 7 (12.73%) Information Officer
3 7 (12.73%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 7 (12.73%) Information Security Officer
3 7 (12.73%) Security Compliance Officer
3 7 (12.73%) Security Officer
4 6 (10.91%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Head of IT
7 3 (5.45%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.91%) CESG
4 6 (10.91%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (5.45%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
1 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Information Security
2 33 (60.00%) ITIL
3 23 (41.82%) SIEM
4 20 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 16 (29.09%) Data Protection
6 14 (25.45%) Risk Management
7 13 (23.64%) Data Security
8 11 (20.00%) IT Governance
9 10 (18.18%) Cryptography
9 10 (18.18%) Project Management
9 10 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
10 8 (14.55%) Information Security Management
10 8 (14.55%) IT Audit
10 8 (14.55%) Security Management
11 7 (12.73%) Service Management
12 6 (10.91%) Change Management
12 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (76.36%) CISSP
2 41 (74.55%) CISM
3 23 (41.82%) SC Cleared
3 23 (41.82%) Security Cleared
4 15 (27.27%) CISA
5 10 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (14.55%) CRISC
7 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (10.91%) MCSE
8 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (9.09%) CCNA
9 5 (9.09%) CEH
9 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (7.27%) CISMP
11 2 (3.64%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (1.82%) Degree
12 1 (1.82%) ISACA
12 1 (1.82%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (83.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (52.73%) Cyber Essentials
3 25 (45.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 15 (27.27%) GDPR
5 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (9.09%) QA
7 3 (5.45%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (1.82%) GPG13
9 1 (1.82%) NIST 800
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Dell
1 5 (9.09%) HP
1 5 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft