Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 114 134
Rank change year-on-year -46 +20 +36
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 34 115 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 2.42% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.50% 13.59% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 51
Birmingham median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £88,000 £68,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,875
% change year-on-year - +22.45% -4.72%

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 523 846 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.59% 17.77% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 389 479 466
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £41,333 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% -2.75% -
10th Percentile £26,450 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 21 (61.76%) Information Security
2 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (41.18%) CISSP
4 12 (35.29%) CISM
5 10 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
6 9 (26.47%) Retail
6 9 (26.47%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (23.53%) Information Assurance
8 7 (20.59%) Network Security
8 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (20.59%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (20.59%) GDPR
9 6 (17.65%) Security Management
9 6 (17.65%) Information Security Management
9 6 (17.65%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
9 6 (17.65%) DMZ
9 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
10 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (14.71%) C
10 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) Compliance Audit
11 4 (11.76%) Data Security
11 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (11.76%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) WAN

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 (2.94%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Network Security
2 6 (17.65%) DMZ
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (8.82%) BGP
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (8.82%) MPLS
4 3 (8.82%) OSPF
4 3 (8.82%) VLAN
4 3 (8.82%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Security Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Information Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (14.71%) IT Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Security Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) CISSP Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Compliance Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Security Compliance Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) CESG
5 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) HPUX
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Information Security
2 10 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Information Assurance
4 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (20.59%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 6 (17.65%) Information Security Management
5 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.65%) Security Management
6 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
6 5 (14.71%) Compliance Audit
6 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Data Security
7 4 (11.76%) ISMS
7 4 (11.76%) Time Management
8 3 (8.82%) Analytics
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Security Operations
8 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) CISSP
2 12 (35.29%) CISM
3 4 (11.76%) CCDP
3 4 (11.76%) CCNP
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CISA
4 3 (8.82%) ISEB
4 3 (8.82%) PCI QSA
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCIE
6 1 (2.94%) CRISC
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (26.47%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (20.59%) GDPR
4 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (8.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (5.88%) NIST 800
7 1 (2.94%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco
1 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
2 2 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (2.94%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.94%) Dell
3 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.94%) VMware