Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 85 161
Rank change year-on-year -59 +76 -38
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 73 177 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.47% 3.24% 1.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.88% 25.65% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 58 137 81
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% -7.37%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £70,000 £53,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +16.28% -9.47%

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 Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 526 690 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.60% 12.65% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 440 590 620
Leeds median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +12.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +9.59%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Leeds

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Leeds

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Leeds

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

1 47 (64.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (61.64%) Information Security
3 25 (34.25%) Firewall
4 24 (32.88%) Data Protection
5 21 (28.77%) Cisco
6 20 (27.40%) Risk Management
7 17 (23.29%) VMware
8 15 (20.55%) Finance
8 15 (20.55%) GDPR
9 14 (19.18%) ITIL
9 14 (19.18%) Windows
10 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
10 13 (17.81%) VPN
10 13 (17.81%) LAN
10 13 (17.81%) CISSP
10 13 (17.81%) IT Audit
11 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
11 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
11 12 (16.44%) CISM
12 11 (15.07%) Security Testing
12 11 (15.07%) SAN
13 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
13 9 (12.33%) CISA
13 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (10.96%) High Availability
14 8 (10.96%) Puppet
14 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (10.96%) Linux
15 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) Jetty
3 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) Firewall
2 13 (17.81%) LAN
2 13 (17.81%) VPN
3 11 (15.07%) SAN
4 4 (5.48%) MPLS
5 3 (4.11%) SSL
5 3 (4.11%) WAN
6 2 (2.74%) DHCP
6 2 (2.74%) DMZ
6 2 (2.74%) DNS
6 2 (2.74%) Internet
6 2 (2.74%) Network Security
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.37%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.37%) VLAN
7 1 (1.37%) VPLS
7 1 (1.37%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.37%) MSI
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Legal
3 2 (2.74%) Games
3 2 (2.74%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 19 (26.03%) Security Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Security Manager
4 13 (17.81%) IT Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) IT Security Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) IT Manager
7 8 (10.96%) IT Security Manager
8 7 (9.59%) Architect
9 6 (8.22%) Information Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) CISSP Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Information Manager
10 5 (6.85%) Information Security Manager
10 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (6.85%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
12 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (4.11%) IT Security Engineer
12 3 (4.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (2.74%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.85%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.96%) Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.11%) Unix
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.74%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Information Security
2 24 (32.88%) Data Protection
3 20 (27.40%) Risk Management
4 14 (19.18%) ITIL
5 13 (17.81%) IT Audit
5 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (15.07%) Security Testing
7 8 (10.96%) High Availability
8 7 (9.59%) Coaching
8 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.85%) BCP
11 4 (5.48%) IT Governance
11 4 (5.48%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.48%) Security Operations
12 3 (4.11%) ISMS
12 3 (4.11%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.74%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) Python
2 2 (2.74%) Ruby
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) CISSP
2 12 (16.44%) CISM
3 9 (12.33%) CISA
4 7 (9.59%) Degree
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.85%) CEH
6 5 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (6.85%) GIAC
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.11%) SSCP
8 2 (2.74%) CISMP
8 2 (2.74%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.74%) MCSA
8 2 (2.74%) MCSE
8 2 (2.74%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.74%) SANS
8 2 (2.74%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.37%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (64.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (20.55%) GDPR
3 5 (6.85%) ISO 22301
3 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (4.11%) SLA
5 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.37%) COBIT
6 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (1.37%) NIST 800
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.74%) Docker
4 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Ansible
2 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.74%) Rancher
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Cisco
2 17 (23.29%) VMware
3 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
4 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle
6 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.74%) F5
6 2 (2.74%) Veeam
7 1 (1.37%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.37%) Brocade
7 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.37%) CommVault
7 1 (1.37%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.37%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.37%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.37%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.37%) NetApp
7 1 (1.37%) Nimble Storage