The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England / Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 24
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 0.88% 1.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.25% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.04% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 0 16 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands - 14.04% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 12
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
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 the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) Tigerscheme
1 1 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) SANS

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001