Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 198 161
Rank change year-on-year +68 -37 +14
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 168 89 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.49% 1.21% 1.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.95% 9.80% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 164 73 124
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +2.94% +7.37%
10th Percentile £36,000 £21,100 £37,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +10.53%

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 991 908 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.68% 12.35% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 821 690 760
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £24,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +12 7 £26,500 +20.45% 1
Wigan - 5 £36,000 - 2
Oldham - 1 £25,000 -
PCI DSS
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 149 (88.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 133 (79.17%) VMware
3 128 (76.19%) Windows
4 127 (75.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 126 (75.00%) Information Security
5 126 (75.00%) Finance
6 120 (71.43%) CISSP
7 119 (70.83%) Cisco
7 119 (70.83%) Linux
8 117 (69.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 117 (69.64%) Network Security
8 117 (69.64%) GDPR
9 116 (69.05%) Penetration Testing
10 114 (67.86%) SQL
11 113 (67.26%) Data Protection
12 110 (65.48%) Vulnerability Management
12 110 (65.48%) Microsoft
12 110 (65.48%) Wi-Fi
13 109 (64.88%) SANS
13 109 (64.88%) Due Diligence
14 108 (64.29%) CREST Certified
14 108 (64.29%) SIEM
14 108 (64.29%) Management Information System
15 107 (63.69%) Business Continuity
15 107 (63.69%) Risk Analysis
15 107 (63.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 106 (63.10%) Threat Analysis
16 106 (63.10%) Web Development
16 106 (63.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 106 (63.10%) 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 16 (9.52%) IIS
2 11 (6.55%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.17%) CMS
4 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 106 (63.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.74%) Office 365
2 9 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 117 (69.64%) Network Security
2 110 (65.48%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (7.74%) SAN
4 10 (5.95%) DNS
5 9 (5.36%) DHCP
6 8 (4.76%) VoIP
7 7 (4.17%) Intranet
8 5 (2.98%) BGP
8 5 (2.98%) Firewall
8 5 (2.98%) OSPF
8 5 (2.98%) VLAN
9 4 (2.38%) BIG-IP
9 4 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.38%) DMVPN
9 4 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (2.38%) NX-OS
10 2 (1.19%) LAN
10 2 (1.19%) Skype
10 2 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.79%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 126 (75.00%) Finance
2 106 (63.10%) Legal
3 7 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (68.45%) Analyst
2 114 (67.86%) Security Analyst
3 109 (64.88%) IT Analyst
3 109 (64.88%) IT Security Analyst
4 108 (64.29%) Senior Analyst
4 108 (64.29%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 108 (64.29%) Senior Security Analyst
5 8 (4.76%) Consultant
5 8 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 7 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 7 (4.17%) Applications Support Specialist
6 7 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (4.17%) Support Specialist
7 6 (3.57%) Information Analyst
7 6 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (2.98%) Network Engineer
9 4 (2.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.17%) .NET
1 7 (4.17%) HTML
1 7 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 108 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 107 (63.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.17%) Replication
4 7 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.19%) Fintech
6 2 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 128 (76.19%) Windows
2 119 (70.83%) Linux
3 10 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.38%) Unix
5 4 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) AIX
6 1 (0.60%) CentOS
6 1 (0.60%) Debian
6 1 (0.60%) Fedora
6 1 (0.60%) HPUX
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (75.00%) Information Security
2 117 (69.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 116 (69.05%) Penetration Testing
4 113 (67.26%) Data Protection
5 110 (65.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 109 (64.88%) Due Diligence
7 108 (64.29%) SIEM
8 107 (63.69%) Business Continuity
8 107 (63.69%) Risk Analysis
9 106 (63.10%) Mentoring
9 106 (63.10%) Threat Analysis
9 106 (63.10%) Web Development
10 105 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
11 64 (38.10%) IT Strategy
12 12 (7.14%) ITIL
13 9 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (5.36%) Patch Management
13 9 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (5.36%) Process Management
14 7 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 114 (67.86%) SQL
2 12 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.19%) Python
4 1 (0.60%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) PHP
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby
4 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (71.43%) CISSP
2 109 (64.88%) SANS
3 108 (64.29%) CREST Certified
4 9 (5.36%) CISM
5 7 (4.17%) CISA
5 7 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (3.57%) Degree
7 4 (2.38%) CRISC
8 3 (1.79%) CEH
8 3 (1.79%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.19%) GIAC
9 2 (1.19%) MCITP
9 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.60%) CCNA
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.60%) PMP
10 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (88.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 117 (69.64%) GDPR
3 8 (4.76%) SLA
4 6 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.19%) COBIT
6 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 127 (75.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.31%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.38%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.60%) Firmware
6 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Nagios
2 6 (3.57%) Puppet
3 5 (2.98%) SCCM
3 5 (2.98%) SCOM
4 4 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.79%) Ansible
5 3 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.19%) Icinga
7 1 (0.60%) Cacti
7 1 (0.60%) Kibana
7 1 (0.60%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.60%) RANCID
Vendors
1 133 (79.17%) VMware
2 119 (70.83%) Cisco
3 110 (65.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.93%) Citrix
5 7 (4.17%) Apple
5 7 (4.17%) Ivanti
6 5 (2.98%) Dell
6 5 (2.98%) HP
6 5 (2.98%) IBM
6 5 (2.98%) Juniper
6 5 (2.98%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.38%) F5
7 4 (2.38%) McAfee
7 4 (2.38%) Meraki
8 1 (0.60%) Brocade
8 1 (0.60%) Huawei
8 1 (0.60%) New Relic
8 1 (0.60%) ZyXEL