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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 136 174
Rank change year-on-year -27 +38  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 39 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.00% 1.30% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.99% 10.35% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 10
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,450 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.61% +5.00%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 434 425 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.14% 12.60% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 356 364 385
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +5 14 £40,000 -25.92% 1
Oldham - 2 £42,500 -
Salford - 1 - -
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (33.65%) Internet
1 35 (33.65%) Firewall
2 34 (32.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (31.73%) Information Security
4 32 (30.77%) CISSP
4 32 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (30.77%) DNS
5 30 (28.85%) SQL
6 28 (26.92%) Cisco
6 28 (26.92%) CCNP
7 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
8 26 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 26 (25.00%) CISM
9 24 (23.08%) Network Management
10 23 (22.12%) TACACS
10 23 (22.12%) Ethernet
10 23 (22.12%) Broadband
11 22 (21.15%) Nagios
11 22 (21.15%) SaaS
11 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (20.19%) Juniper
12 21 (20.19%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (20.19%) Puppet
12 21 (20.19%) Security Operations
13 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (18.27%) Ericsson
13 19 (18.27%) Huawei
13 19 (18.27%) OpenNMS
14 18 (17.31%) Network Security
14 18 (17.31%) Degree

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 9 (8.65%) IIS
1 9 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.15%) SaaS
2 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.58%) IaaS
2 11 (10.58%) PaaS
3 7 (6.73%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.77%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.88%) Office 365
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.65%) Firewall
1 35 (33.65%) Internet
2 32 (30.77%) DNS
3 23 (22.12%) Broadband
3 23 (22.12%) Ethernet
3 23 (22.12%) TACACS
4 21 (20.19%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (17.31%) Network Security
6 17 (16.35%) MPLS
7 16 (15.38%) VoIP
8 14 (13.46%) BGP
9 13 (12.50%) WAN
10 12 (11.54%) Asterisk PBX
10 12 (11.54%) LAN
11 11 (10.58%) IPv6
12 8 (7.69%) MRTG
12 8 (7.69%) SNMP
13 7 (6.73%) SAN
14 6 (5.77%) NAS
15 5 (4.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.77%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.96%) MySQL
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.96%) GoCD
3 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 17 (16.35%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.73%) Multimedia
3 5 (4.81%) Law
4 3 (2.88%) Finance
4 3 (2.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (13.46%) DBA
1 14 (13.46%) SQL DBA
2 13 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.54%) Consultant
4 11 (10.58%) Analyst
4 11 (10.58%) Architect
4 11 (10.58%) Designer
4 11 (10.58%) Network Designer
4 11 (10.58%) Security Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Security Consultant
5 10 (9.62%) Software Architect
6 9 (8.65%) Information Security Consultant
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Security Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
8 7 (6.73%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.73%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.77%) Senior DBA
9 6 (5.77%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) .NET
1 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET
2 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (6.73%) jQuery
4 4 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.92%) Web Services
6 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.96%) CSS
6 1 (0.96%) HTML
6 1 (0.96%) LAMP
6 1 (0.96%) Middleware
6 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.96%) REST
6 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.46%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 8 (7.69%) iPad
6 7 (6.73%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (6.73%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) EMV
8 1 (0.96%) CESG
8 1 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.96%) IVR
8 1 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Linux
2 8 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (2.88%) CentOS
4 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) Information Security
2 24 (23.08%) Network Management
3 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.19%) Security Operations
5 18 (17.31%) ITIL
6 17 (16.35%) Configuration Management
7 14 (13.46%) Data Modelling
7 14 (13.46%) Scrum
8 13 (12.50%) Change Management
8 13 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 11 (10.58%) DevOps
9 11 (10.58%) Network Design
9 11 (10.58%) Network Planning
10 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (9.62%) Project Management
10 10 (9.62%) Secure Coding
10 10 (9.62%) Security Management
10 10 (9.62%) Security Monitoring
10 10 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (8.65%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.85%) SQL
2 9 (8.65%) Python
3 8 (7.69%) C#
3 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.69%) Perl
3 8 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.73%) PHP
5 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.96%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) Ruby
6 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (30.77%) CISSP
2 28 (26.92%) CCNP
3 26 (25.00%) CISM
4 18 (17.31%) Degree
5 12 (11.54%) CISMP
5 12 (11.54%) JNCIP
6 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (8.65%) MCSA
8 8 (7.69%) CCNA
8 8 (7.69%) IISP
9 5 (4.81%) CISA
10 2 (1.92%) CEH
10 2 (1.92%) CLAS
10 2 (1.92%) MCP
10 2 (1.92%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.96%) CCDP
11 1 (0.96%) CCIE
11 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (32.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (12.50%) QA
3 11 (10.58%) SLA
4 6 (5.77%) ISO 9001
5 5 (4.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.92%) COBIT
6 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.96%) GDPR
7 1 (0.96%) GPG13
System Software
1 26 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.77%) VMware ESX
2 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.96%) Docker
3 1 (0.96%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (21.15%) Nagios
2 21 (20.19%) Puppet
3 19 (18.27%) OpenNMS
4 15 (14.42%) RANCID
4 15 (14.42%) SCCM
5 8 (7.69%) Cacti
6 6 (5.77%) SCOM
7 5 (4.81%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Cisco
2 21 (20.19%) Juniper
3 19 (18.27%) Ericsson
3 19 (18.27%) Huawei
4 11 (10.58%) VMware
5 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 8 (7.69%) Brocade
6 8 (7.69%) Splunk
7 7 (6.73%) Foundry
7 7 (6.73%) ZyXEL
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.92%) Dell
9 2 (1.92%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.92%) Symantec
9 2 (1.92%) Veeam
10 1 (0.96%) BT
10 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.96%) Intel
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £100K+ OTE + car allowance + benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: plus eligible for performance related bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago