Period
to 24 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 214 160
Rank change year-on-year +32 -54 +52
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 103 79 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.41% 1.00% 1.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.96% 8.21% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 92 63 116
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,850 £30,493 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,250 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +11.11%

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 940 962 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.88% 12.13% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 775 713 720
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,200 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.26% -4.06% -

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 September 2018.

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 September 2018. 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 +21 8 £23,750 -20.83%
Wigan +6 5 £36,000 +33.33% 1
Cheadle - 2 £25,000 -
PCI DSS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 88 (85.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (68.93%) CISSP
2 71 (68.93%) Information Security
3 64 (62.14%) Windows
4 62 (60.19%) Finance
4 62 (60.19%) GDPR
5 58 (56.31%) VMware
5 58 (56.31%) Cisco
5 58 (56.31%) Network Security
6 56 (54.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 55 (53.40%) Linux
8 54 (52.43%) Data Protection
9 53 (51.46%) Penetration Testing
9 53 (51.46%) Wi-Fi
10 52 (50.49%) Vulnerability Management
11 50 (48.54%) SIEM
11 50 (48.54%) Business Continuity
12 49 (47.57%) Management Information System
12 49 (47.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 49 (47.57%) Web Development
12 49 (47.57%) SANS
13 48 (46.60%) CREST Certified
13 48 (46.60%) SQL
13 48 (46.60%) Microsoft
14 47 (45.63%) Due Diligence
15 46 (44.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 46 (44.66%) Legal
15 46 (44.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 45 (43.69%) Risk Analysis
16 45 (43.69%) Mentoring

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 4 (3.88%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (44.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (56.31%) Network Security
2 53 (51.46%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (12.62%) SAN
4 9 (8.74%) Firewall
5 7 (6.80%) VoIP
6 5 (4.85%) BGP
6 5 (4.85%) DNS
6 5 (4.85%) OSPF
6 5 (4.85%) VLAN
7 4 (3.88%) BIG-IP
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.88%) DHCP
7 4 (3.88%) DMVPN
7 4 (3.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (3.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (3.88%) NX-OS
8 3 (2.91%) LAN
8 3 (2.91%) WAN
9 2 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.97%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) MySQL
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (60.19%) Finance
2 46 (44.66%) Legal
3 6 (5.83%) Marketing
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Local Government
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Analyst
2 55 (53.40%) Security Analyst
3 48 (46.60%) IT Analyst
3 48 (46.60%) IT Security Analyst
3 48 (46.60%) Senior Analyst
3 48 (46.60%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 48 (46.60%) Senior Security Analyst
4 9 (8.74%) Security Specialist
5 8 (7.77%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (7.77%) Information Specialist
6 7 (6.80%) Information Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Head of IT
8 5 (4.85%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Information Security Officer
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) CSS
1 3 (2.91%) CSS3
1 3 (2.91%) HTML
2 2 (1.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.94%) Ajax
2 2 (1.94%) Angular 2
2 2 (1.94%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.94%) HTML5
2 2 (1.94%) jQuery
2 2 (1.94%) LAMP
2 2 (1.94%) LESS
2 2 (1.94%) Meteor
2 2 (1.94%) React
2 2 (1.94%) REST
2 2 (1.94%) Sass
2 2 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.94%) Vue.js
3 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (47.57%) Management Information System
2 46 (44.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 11 (10.68%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.85%) User Experience
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) Clustering
6 3 (2.91%) Fintech
6 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (62.14%) Windows
2 55 (53.40%) Linux
3 9 (8.74%) Mac OS X
4 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.93%) Information Security
2 54 (52.43%) Data Protection
3 53 (51.46%) Penetration Testing
4 52 (50.49%) Vulnerability Management
5 50 (48.54%) Business Continuity
5 50 (48.54%) SIEM
6 49 (47.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 49 (47.57%) Web Development
7 47 (45.63%) Due Diligence
8 45 (43.69%) Mentoring
8 45 (43.69%) Risk Analysis
8 45 (43.69%) Scenario Testing
8 45 (43.69%) Threat Analysis
9 27 (26.21%) IT Strategy
10 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (7.77%) OWASP
11 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.83%) Decision-Making
12 6 (5.83%) Global Marketing
12 6 (5.83%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (46.60%) SQL
2 4 (3.88%) PHP
3 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.94%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.97%) Ruby
5 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (68.93%) CISSP
2 49 (47.57%) SANS
3 48 (46.60%) CREST Certified
4 11 (10.68%) CISM
5 10 (9.71%) CISA
6 7 (6.80%) Degree
7 4 (3.88%) CEH
8 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.94%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.97%) CISMP
10 1 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.97%) GPEN
10 1 (0.97%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.97%) GXPN
10 1 (0.97%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.97%) OSCP
10 1 (0.97%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (85.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (60.19%) GDPR
3 7 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (2.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.91%) SLA
5 1 (0.97%) COBIT
5 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.97%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (54.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.74%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Nagios
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.97%) Ansible
3 1 (0.97%) Cacti
3 1 (0.97%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.97%) RANCID
3 1 (0.97%) SCCM
3 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (56.31%) Cisco
1 58 (56.31%) VMware
2 48 (46.60%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) Citrix
4 6 (5.83%) Apple
4 6 (5.83%) Ivanti
5 5 (4.85%) Juniper
5 5 (4.85%) Meraki
6 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
6 4 (3.88%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.88%) Dell
6 4 (3.88%) F5
6 4 (3.88%) HP
6 4 (3.88%) IBM
6 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.94%) Sun
8 1 (0.97%) Brocade
8 1 (0.97%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.97%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.97%) Huawei