Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 153 178
Rank change year-on-year -47 +25 +70
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 88 145 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 1.94% 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.00% 15.95% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 73 130 65
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +12.77% -6.00%
10th Percentile £26,100 £37,125 £34,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £67,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% +17.78% -10.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 978 909 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.33% 12.13% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 732 735 887
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,150
90th Percentile £66,125 £63,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Manchester

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Manchester

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Manchester

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +2 17 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Stockport -9 10 £25,500 -36.25%
Altrincham - 2 £52,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £35,000 -
Wigan - 1 £27,000 -
PCI DSS
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 54 (61.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (46.59%) Information Security
3 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
4 26 (29.55%) CISSP
5 21 (23.86%) DNS
5 21 (23.86%) Cisco
5 21 (23.86%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (22.73%) CISM
6 20 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (21.59%) VoIP
8 18 (20.45%) LAN
8 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
8 18 (20.45%) SCCM
8 18 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (19.32%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (18.18%) Internet
10 16 (18.18%) Windows
10 16 (18.18%) CISA
11 15 (17.05%) Configuration Management
11 15 (17.05%) Firewall
11 15 (17.05%) Puppet
11 15 (17.05%) GDPR
12 14 (15.91%) RANCID
12 14 (15.91%) Coaching
12 14 (15.91%) Network Management
12 14 (15.91%) MRTG
12 14 (15.91%) Cacti
12 14 (15.91%) OpenNMS
12 14 (15.91%) Huawei
12 14 (15.91%) TACACS

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.27%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.64%) Office 365
2 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) DNS
1 21 (23.86%) Wi-Fi
2 19 (21.59%) VoIP
3 18 (20.45%) LAN
4 16 (18.18%) Internet
5 15 (17.05%) Firewall
6 14 (15.91%) BGP
6 14 (15.91%) Broadband
6 14 (15.91%) Ethernet
6 14 (15.91%) MRTG
6 14 (15.91%) SNMP
6 14 (15.91%) TACACS
7 10 (11.36%) MPLS
7 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
8 9 (10.23%) WAN
9 8 (9.09%) VPN
10 7 (7.95%) DHCP
10 7 (7.95%) IPv6
10 7 (7.95%) OSPF
10 7 (7.95%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.55%) Power BI
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.27%) Redis
3 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.27%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Front Office
3 3 (3.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Billing
4 2 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (13.64%) Business Development Manager
1 12 (13.64%) Business Manager
1 12 (13.64%) Development Manager
2 10 (11.36%) Security Manager
3 9 (10.23%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Consultant
4 8 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 7 (7.95%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (6.82%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Designer
7 5 (5.68%) Information Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Network Designer
7 5 (5.68%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Web Services
2 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) LAMP
3 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.27%) CSS
3 2 (2.27%) HTML
3 2 (2.27%) jQuery
3 2 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.27%) Memcached
3 2 (2.27%) phpspec
3 2 (2.27%) Sass
3 2 (2.27%) Symfony
4 1 (1.14%) JSON
4 1 (1.14%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.14%) Swagger
4 1 (1.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (11.36%) Driving Licence
3 7 (7.95%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.82%) Internet of Things
5 5 (5.68%) Replication
6 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.41%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.41%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.41%) Wiki
8 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.27%) PKI
9 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.14%) NHS
9 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
6 2 (2.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Unix
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.59%) Information Security
2 20 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (17.05%) Configuration Management
5 14 (15.91%) Coaching
5 14 (15.91%) Network Management
6 13 (14.77%) Business Development
7 10 (11.36%) Data Protection
7 10 (11.36%) ITIL
8 8 (9.09%) Change Management
8 8 (9.09%) Data Privacy
8 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.95%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.82%) CRM
10 6 (6.82%) Information Security Governance
10 6 (6.82%) IT Audit
10 6 (6.82%) Privileged Access Management
10 6 (6.82%) SIEM
11 5 (5.68%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) PHP
3 7 (7.95%) Perl
3 7 (7.95%) Python
4 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.41%) C
6 3 (3.41%) C#
7 2 (2.27%) C++
7 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) CISSP
2 20 (22.73%) CISM
3 17 (19.32%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (18.18%) CISA
5 9 (10.23%) CCNP
5 9 (10.23%) CRISC
5 9 (10.23%) SANS
6 8 (9.09%) CCNA
6 8 (9.09%) JNCIP
6 8 (9.09%) MCP
7 6 (6.82%) CISMP
8 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) CREST Certified
9 3 (3.41%) GCIA
9 3 (3.41%) GCIH
10 2 (2.27%) Degree
10 2 (2.27%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 2 (2.27%) MCSA
10 2 (2.27%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (61.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (17.05%) GDPR
3 7 (7.95%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (6.82%) ISO 22301
5 5 (5.68%) ISO 9001
6 3 (3.41%) SLA
7 2 (2.27%) PA-DSS
8 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.14%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.14%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) Snort
4 2 (2.27%) Varnish
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (20.45%) SCCM
2 15 (17.05%) Puppet
3 14 (15.91%) Cacti
3 14 (15.91%) Nagios
3 14 (15.91%) OpenNMS
3 14 (15.91%) RANCID
4 5 (5.68%) SCOM
5 3 (3.41%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Cisco
2 14 (15.91%) Ericsson
2 14 (15.91%) Huawei
2 14 (15.91%) Juniper
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.50%) VMware
4 9 (10.23%) Citrix
5 6 (6.82%) Veeam
6 5 (5.68%) Brocade
6 5 (5.68%) Foundry
6 5 (5.68%) ZyXEL
7 4 (4.55%) McAfee
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle
8 3 (3.41%) NetWitness
8 3 (3.41%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.41%) Splunk
8 3 (3.41%) Trend Micro
9 2 (2.27%) New Relic
9 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.27%) Zend