Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 125 137
Rank change year-on-year -39 +12 +26
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 20 71 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.54% 1.70% 1.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.94% 10.13% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 53
Birmingham median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.56% - -32.08%
10th Percentile £42,875 £37,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £61,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.21% -13.64%

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 507 701 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.79% 16.76% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 355 428 451
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +8.97%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 17 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (75.00%) Information Security
3 12 (60.00%) CISM
4 11 (55.00%) CISSP
5 6 (30.00%) GDPR
6 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (25.00%) Capita
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (20.00%) CISA
7 4 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
7 4 (20.00%) PCI QSA
8 3 (15.00%) NIST 800
8 3 (15.00%) Security Management
8 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 2 (10.00%) Data Security
9 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (10.00%) Unix
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Linux
9 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (10.00%) Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Business Development
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 9 (45.00%) Information Manager
2 9 (45.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Compliance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Audit Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Information Manager
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Compliance Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) CESG
2 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Data Security
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) IT Audit
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CISM
2 11 (55.00%) CISSP
3 4 (20.00%) CISA
3 4 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CCDP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CRISC
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (30.00%) GDPR
3 3 (15.00%) NIST 800
4 1 (5.00%) COBIT
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (5.00%) Dell
2 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (5.00%) VMware