Period
to 2 March 2021

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 March 2021 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 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 162 137
Rank change year-on-year +1 -25 +60
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 23 70 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.65% 1.35% 2.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.54% 12.82% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 53 145
Median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,850 £36,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £59,000
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 415 546 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.78% 10.54% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 358 414 757
Median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,825 £29,250
90th Percentile £74,300 £79,625 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 March 2021.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
3 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Security Architecture
3 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
3 8 (34.78%) Coaching
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (26.09%) Network Security
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) GDPR
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Fortinet
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIP
6 4 (17.39%) IT Governance
6 4 (17.39%) Aruba
6 4 (17.39%) FMCG
6 4 (17.39%) DBS Check
6 4 (17.39%) Threat Management
6 4 (17.39%) Web Filtering
6 4 (17.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (17.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA

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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) Network Security
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) VPN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (17.39%) Wireless
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Software Team Leader
1 8 (34.78%) Team Leader
1 8 (34.78%) Test Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Information
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Security
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Head of IT
4 3 (13.04%) Head of IT Security
4 3 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Coaching
1 8 (34.78%) Information Security
1 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
1 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
1 8 (34.78%) SDLC
1 8 (34.78%) Security Architecture
1 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (17.39%) IT Governance
3 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (17.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (17.39%) Threat Management
3 4 (17.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (17.39%) Web Filtering
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNP
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (17.39%) DBS Check
1 4 (17.39%) JNCIP
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
4 1 (4.35%) CEH
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) GDPR
3 2 (8.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (4.35%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) CASB
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco
1 5 (21.74%) Fortinet
2 4 (17.39%) Aruba
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Juniper
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Genesys
4 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.35%) VMware