The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 59 69
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.53% 1.10% 1.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.45% 7.14% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 31 84 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 8.16% 15.41% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 118
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,375 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £103,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Northampton

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 9 (64.29%) B2B
1 9 (64.29%) Matrix Organization
2 8 (57.14%) CISSP
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) Programme Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) VLAN
4 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) SIEM
4 5 (35.71%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (35.71%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) CCNP

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Information Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Security Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) B2B
1 9 (64.29%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Programme Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) IT Audit
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (35.71%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) CISM
4 3 (21.43%) CRISC
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) NetApp