The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 70 82
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.69% 0.83% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.30% 5.66% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -7.48%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 43 106 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 7.38% 14.58% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 76 85
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Northamptonshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Northampton +10 4 £45,000 +32.35%
PCI DSS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 9 (56.25%) B2B
2 9 (56.25%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (37.50%) CISA
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (31.25%) CISM
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) VLAN
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Programme Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) IT Audit
4 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) SIEM
4 5 (31.25%) CRISC
4 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (31.25%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) VLAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (31.25%) Information Specialist
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Security Specialist
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Auditor
2 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) IT Auditor
2 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) B2B
1 9 (56.25%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
3 5 (31.25%) IT Audit
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Programme Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) SIEM
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Internal Audit
7 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 6 (37.50%) CISA
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (31.25%) CISM
3 5 (31.25%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (31.25%) CRISC
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) NetApp