The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 136 117 129
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 28 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.96% 1.57% 1.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.29% 12.08% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 54
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £67,500 £57,500
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 384 414 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.11% 13.04% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 313 281 303
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the East Midlands

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in the East Midlands

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Northamptonshire +29 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Leicestershire -20 9 £49,420 -23.96% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 4 £40,000 -25.58%
Lincolnshire - 3 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 27 (55.10%) Information Security
2 22 (44.90%) CISSP
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco
4 15 (30.61%) ITIL
4 15 (30.61%) CISA
4 15 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 14 (28.57%) CISM
5 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 13 (26.53%) B2B
6 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
6 13 (26.53%) Firewall
6 13 (26.53%) SCCM
6 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
6 13 (26.53%) Matrix Organization
7 12 (24.49%) Degree
8 11 (22.45%) Matrix Management
8 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
8 11 (22.45%) SAN
8 11 (22.45%) NetApp
8 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
9 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (20.41%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (20.41%) Security+ Certification
10 9 (18.37%) Risk Analysis
11 8 (16.33%) WAN
11 8 (16.33%) IIS
11 8 (16.33%) LAN
11 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (16.33%) Project Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (16.33%) IIS
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 11 (22.45%) SAN
3 8 (16.33%) LAN
3 8 (16.33%) WAN
3 8 (16.33%) Wireless
4 7 (14.29%) VLAN
5 4 (8.16%) DNS
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.08%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) Network Security
7 1 (2.04%) PBX
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Burp Suite
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Security Specialist
2 11 (22.45%) Information Security Specialist
2 11 (22.45%) Information Specialist
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Security Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Information Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Data Centre Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Data Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Auditor
7 2 (4.08%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) LAMP
2 2 (4.08%) Laravel
2 2 (4.08%) Symfony
2 2 (4.08%) Zend Framework
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 7 (14.29%) FlexPod
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) CESG
3 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.16%) Life Science
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) User Experience
7 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Information Security
2 15 (30.61%) ITIL
3 14 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 13 (26.53%) B2B
4 13 (26.53%) Matrix Organization
5 11 (22.45%) Matrix Management
5 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
6 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (18.37%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
8 8 (16.33%) SIEM
9 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.24%) IT Audit
11 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
11 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
12 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (8.16%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (8.16%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) PHP
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) CISSP
2 15 (30.61%) CISA
3 14 (28.57%) CISM
4 12 (24.49%) Degree
5 10 (20.41%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (20.41%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (14.29%) CCNA
7 7 (14.29%) CCNP
8 5 (10.20%) CEH
8 5 (10.20%) CRISC
9 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
10 1 (2.04%) CSSLP
10 1 (2.04%) GCIH
10 1 (2.04%) GPEN
10 1 (2.04%) GWAPT
10 1 (2.04%) OSCE
10 1 (2.04%) OSCP
10 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.16%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCCM
2 6 (12.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (6.12%) SCOM
4 2 (4.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) HP Fortify
5 1 (2.04%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.04%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) NetApp
4 5 (10.20%) Meraki
5 4 (8.16%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) VMware
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.08%) Splunk
7 2 (4.08%) Zend
8 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.04%) Sonatype
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