Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 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
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 203 145
Rank change year-on-year +63 -58 +60
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 53 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.76% 0.84% 2.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.61% 7.40% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 155
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,500 £36,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -14.29%

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 333 716 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.57% 11.40% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 298 500 853
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Manchester

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PCI DSS in Manchester.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Manchester

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing PCI DSS in Manchester over the 6 months to 2 December 2020.

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 2 December 2020. 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
Stockport +31 1 £25,000 -33.33%
PCI DSS
North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) VPN
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Information Security
4 6 (27.27%) Network Security
4 6 (27.27%) Azure
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (18.18%) GDPR
6 4 (18.18%) NIST
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) PaaS
7 3 (13.64%) Aruba
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
7 3 (13.64%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) IIS
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) CCNP

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 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Azure
2 3 (13.64%) IaaS
2 3 (13.64%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (4.55%) AWS
4 1 (4.55%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
3 6 (27.27%) Network Security
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Security Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) CSS3
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Laravel
2 1 (4.55%) LESS
2 1 (4.55%) Meteor
2 1 (4.55%) React
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Sass
2 1 (4.55%) Semantic UI
2 1 (4.55%) Symfony
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
4 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (13.64%) Threat Management
4 3 (13.64%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.64%) Web Filtering
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) OWASP
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) CISSP
1 3 (13.64%) DBS Check
1 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
2 2 (9.09%) CISA
2 2 (9.09%) CISM
2 2 (9.09%) GIAC
3 1 (4.55%) CEH
3 1 (4.55%) CSSLP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) GSEC
3 1 (4.55%) ISACA
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) GDPR
2 4 (18.18%) NIST
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) CASB
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 3 (13.64%) Aruba
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.55%) SAP