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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 72 119
Rank change year-on-year -27 +47  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 17 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.17% 1.34% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.26% 14.29% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 4
Median salary £58,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £31,200 £34,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  

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 151 91 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 10.39% 9.35% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88 79 173
Median salary £38,000 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.10% -14.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,425 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Cheshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 - - 1
Crewe - 4 £36,500 -
Warrington -13 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Chester +2 1 £57,500 +79.68%
PCI DSS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 16 (72.73%) Information Security
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (40.91%) CISM
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Unix
4 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (22.73%) Banking
7 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) Software Audit
7 5 (22.73%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (18.18%) GDPR
8 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
9 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
9 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (13.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (13.64%) Server Hardening
9 3 (13.64%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) Network Design
9 3 (13.64%) Firewall

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Redis
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Grunt
1 1 (4.55%) gulp
1 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Law
4 2 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) IT Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Security Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Audit Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) IT Audit Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Auditor
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Auditor
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Security Auditor
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.55%) Memcached
3 1 (4.55%) phpspec
3 1 (4.55%) React
3 1 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Contactless
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (22.73%) Software Audit
5 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (13.64%) Data Security
6 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 3 (13.64%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
6 3 (13.64%) Server Hardening
6 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) CISM
3 3 (13.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) CISA
4 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.55%) CRISC
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) OSCP
4 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
4 1 (4.55%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (18.18%) GDPR
3 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Avaya
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) New Relic
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
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