Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 89 98
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 -18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 19 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.30% 0.97% 1.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.77% 5.68% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +29.73% +19.35%
10th Percentile £40,650 £23,600 £39,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £74,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +29.41%

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 138 176 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.69% 17.07% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 78 121 93
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.67% +12.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £58,750 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +9.41% +1.19% +5.00%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 +6 12 £48,750 -26.42% 6
Stafford +18 3 £41,500 +66.00%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (42.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (42.11%) Data Security
4 7 (36.84%) Internal Audit
5 6 (31.58%) GDPR
5 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
6 5 (26.32%) CISSP
6 5 (26.32%) SMS
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) IaaS
6 5 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (26.32%) SaaS
6 5 (26.32%) PaaS
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
8 3 (15.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) ISEB
8 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) Finance

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 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) IaaS
2 5 (26.32%) PaaS
2 5 (26.32%) SaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (26.32%) SMS
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Information Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Auditor
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security Auditor
2 3 (15.79%) Security Auditor
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Security Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) LINQ
1 1 (5.26%) OAuth
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (42.11%) Data Security
4 7 (36.84%) Internal Audit
5 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
6 5 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
9 2 (10.53%) High Availability
9 2 (10.53%) Information Security Governance
9 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1 (5.26%) Coaching
10 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (5.26%) Data Strategy
10 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
10 1 (5.26%) DevOps
10 1 (5.26%) Expense Management
10 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (42.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (31.58%) GDPR
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 8583
4 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) VMware