The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 93 107
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.68% 1.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.61% 5.59% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 17
Median salary £58,750 £34,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.79% -35.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 107 161 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 9.94% 12.19% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 115 156
Median salary £35,000 £38,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% -9.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Cheshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 20 (90.91%) CISSP
1 20 (90.91%) CISM
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) Data Security
3 9 (40.91%) Network Security
4 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 8 (36.36%) Analytics
4 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 8 (36.36%) Security Management
4 8 (36.36%) Information Security Management
4 8 (36.36%) Law
4 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
4 8 (36.36%) Data Management
4 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
4 8 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (31.82%) CISA
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Marketing
6 6 (27.27%) ISSAP
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (27.27%) PCI QSA
6 6 (27.27%) ISMS
6 6 (27.27%) Management Information System

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Law
3 6 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Advertising
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Security Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Information Manager
2 10 (45.45%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Chief Information Officer
3 6 (27.27%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 6 (27.27%) Chief Security Officer
3 6 (27.27%) CIO
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security Officer
3 6 (27.27%) Security Officer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) CISSP Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Information Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) Data Security
2 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
3 8 (36.36%) Analytics
3 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 8 (36.36%) Data Management
3 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 8 (36.36%) Security Management
3 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (27.27%) BCP
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (27.27%) ISMS
5 6 (27.27%) Personalization
5 6 (27.27%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) CISM
1 20 (90.91%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) CISA
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) ISSAP
3 6 (27.27%) PCI QSA
4 2 (9.09%) CEH
4 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
4 2 (9.09%) OSCP
4 2 (9.09%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (4.55%) CRISC
5 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) ISO22301
3 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Avaya
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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