The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 77 54
Rank change year-on-year +17 -23  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 12 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.84% 0.30% 3.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.35% 2.78% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 23
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
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 North East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 62 72 83
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 9.52% 10.83% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 73
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £57,500
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 North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 North East

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the North East

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the North East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in the North East

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Durham - 9 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear +10 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
PCI DSS
England

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 North East region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (75.00%) Data Management
4 11 (68.75%) CISSP
4 11 (68.75%) CISM
5 10 (62.50%) CISMP
5 10 (62.50%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
5 10 (62.50%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) GIAC
6 2 (12.50%) Apple
6 2 (12.50%) SANS
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
7 1 (6.25%) Compliance Audit
7 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
7 1 (6.25%) CSIRT
7 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.25%) Sage
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Information Governance Specialist
1 9 (56.25%) Information Security Specialist
1 9 (56.25%) Information Specialist
1 9 (56.25%) Security Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Auditor
3 2 (12.50%) IT Auditor
3 2 (12.50%) Security Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Project Governance Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Data Management
3 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 10 (62.50%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
5 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISM
1 11 (68.75%) CISSP
2 10 (62.50%) CISMP
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 2 (12.50%) SANS
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CRISC
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) CSIRT
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) AppSense
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.25%) Qualys
2 1 (6.25%) Sage
2 1 (6.25%) Tripwire
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
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