Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 215 147
Rank change year-on-year +59 -68 +42
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 146 89 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.99% 1.11% 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.84% 9.12% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 141 73 127
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £53,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.09% - +15.22%
10th Percentile £36,000 £26,100 £36,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,250 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £53,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year -15.09% - +17.78%

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 984 976 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.42% 12.17% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 823 731 724
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,100 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,600
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +5.26%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +18 7 £25,000 -1.96% 2
Wigan +1 6 £36,000 +33.33%
Cheadle +3 2 £25,000 -28.57% 1
PCI DSS
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 125 (85.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 106 (72.60%) Information Security
3 102 (69.86%) Finance
3 102 (69.86%) VMware
4 101 (69.18%) Windows
5 100 (68.49%) CISSP
6 99 (67.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 98 (67.12%) GDPR
8 95 (65.07%) Cisco
8 95 (65.07%) Linux
9 91 (62.33%) Network Security
10 90 (61.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 89 (60.96%) Penetration Testing
12 88 (60.27%) SQL
13 87 (59.59%) Data Protection
14 86 (58.90%) Wi-Fi
15 84 (57.53%) Vulnerability Management
16 83 (56.85%) SANS
17 82 (56.16%) CREST Certified
17 82 (56.16%) Due Diligence
17 82 (56.16%) Business Continuity
18 81 (55.48%) Management Information System
18 81 (55.48%) Microsoft
18 81 (55.48%) SIEM
19 80 (54.79%) Web Development
20 79 (54.11%) Cyber Kill Chain
21 78 (53.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 78 (53.42%) Risk Analysis
21 78 (53.42%) Threat Analysis
21 78 (53.42%) Legal

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 11 (7.53%) IIS
2 6 (4.11%) CMS
2 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 78 (53.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Office 365
2 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 91 (62.33%) Network Security
2 86 (58.90%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (9.59%) SAN
4 11 (7.53%) VoIP
5 9 (6.16%) Firewall
6 7 (4.79%) DNS
7 6 (4.11%) BGP
7 6 (4.11%) Intranet
7 6 (4.11%) OSPF
7 6 (4.11%) VLAN
8 5 (3.42%) DHCP
9 4 (2.74%) BIG-IP
9 4 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.74%) DMVPN
9 4 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (2.74%) NX-OS
10 3 (2.05%) LAN
10 3 (2.05%) WAN
11 2 (1.37%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.05%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 102 (69.86%) Finance
2 78 (53.42%) Legal
3 9 (6.16%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (59.59%) Analyst
2 86 (58.90%) Security Analyst
3 82 (56.16%) IT Analyst
3 82 (56.16%) IT Security Analyst
3 82 (56.16%) Senior Analyst
3 82 (56.16%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 82 (56.16%) Senior Security Analyst
4 8 (5.48%) Security Specialist
5 7 (4.79%) Information Security Specialist
5 7 (4.79%) Information Specialist
6 6 (4.11%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (4.11%) Applications Support
6 6 (4.11%) Applications Support Specialist
6 6 (4.11%) Consultant
6 6 (4.11%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (4.11%) Security Consultant
6 6 (4.11%) Support Specialist
7 5 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.42%) Network Engineer
7 5 (3.42%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) .NET
1 7 (4.79%) HTML
2 6 (4.11%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 81 (55.48%) Management Information System
2 79 (54.11%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 11 (7.53%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.11%) Replication
5 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.42%) Clustering
6 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.05%) Fintech
7 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (69.18%) Windows
2 95 (65.07%) Linux
3 9 (6.16%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (72.60%) Information Security
2 90 (61.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 89 (60.96%) Penetration Testing
4 87 (59.59%) Data Protection
5 84 (57.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 82 (56.16%) Business Continuity
6 82 (56.16%) Due Diligence
7 81 (55.48%) SIEM
8 80 (54.79%) Web Development
9 78 (53.42%) Risk Analysis
9 78 (53.42%) Threat Analysis
10 77 (52.74%) Mentoring
10 77 (52.74%) Scenario Testing
11 47 (32.19%) IT Strategy
12 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (6.16%) Decision-Making
13 9 (6.16%) Global Marketing
13 9 (6.16%) ITIL
13 9 (6.16%) Process Management
13 9 (6.16%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (60.27%) SQL
2 8 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.05%) PHP
3 3 (2.05%) Python
4 2 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) Java
5 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) Ruby
5 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 100 (68.49%) CISSP
2 83 (56.85%) SANS
3 82 (56.16%) CREST Certified
4 8 (5.48%) CISA
4 8 (5.48%) CISM
5 6 (4.11%) Degree
5 6 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.42%) CEH
7 3 (2.05%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.37%) GIAC
8 2 (1.37%) MCITP
8 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.68%) CRISC
9 1 (0.68%) GPEN
9 1 (0.68%) GSLC
9 1 (0.68%) GWAPT
9 1 (0.68%) OSCP
9 1 (0.68%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (85.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 98 (67.12%) GDPR
3 7 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (4.11%) SLA
5 3 (2.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.68%) COBIT
6 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (67.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.70%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.16%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.74%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (5.48%) Nagios
2 6 (4.11%) Puppet
3 3 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.37%) Ansible
4 2 (1.37%) Cacti
4 2 (1.37%) Icinga
4 2 (1.37%) OpenNMS
4 2 (1.37%) RANCID
4 2 (1.37%) SCCM
4 2 (1.37%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 102 (69.86%) VMware
2 95 (65.07%) Cisco
3 81 (55.48%) Microsoft
4 17 (11.64%) Citrix
5 9 (6.16%) Apple
5 9 (6.16%) Ivanti
6 6 (4.11%) Juniper
7 5 (3.42%) Dell
7 5 (3.42%) HP
7 5 (3.42%) IBM
7 5 (3.42%) Meraki
7 5 (3.42%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.74%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.74%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.74%) F5
9 2 (1.37%) Brocade
9 2 (1.37%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.37%) Huawei
9 2 (1.37%) Sun
9 2 (1.37%) ZyXEL