Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 81 95
Rank change year-on-year +28 +14 -39
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.38% 1.26% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.85% 7.25% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 5
Staffordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +7.59% -12.22%
10th Percentile £41,750 £32,500 £37,450
90th Percentile £60,300 £63,750 £68,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 89 193 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 14.10% 17.42% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 74 136 87
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.31% -11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,150 £21,000 £22,300
90th Percentile £58,225 £63,125 £66,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 12 £48,750 -22.00%
Stafford +16 1 £40,000 +14.29%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 14 (93.33%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Data Security
4 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
4 7 (46.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (33.33%) GDPR
6 5 (33.33%) Internal Audit
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) SaaS
7 4 (26.67%) PaaS
7 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
7 4 (26.67%) IaaS
8 3 (20.00%) CISSP
8 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (13.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) Games
10 1 (6.67%) SSH
10 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (6.67%) CentOS
10 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 4 (26.67%) PaaS
2 4 (26.67%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Information Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Auditor
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Auditor
3 2 (13.33%) Security Auditor
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Data Security
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (33.33%) Internal Audit
5 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
7 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
7 1 (6.67%) ISMS
7 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Security Management
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) Squid
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP