The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 -21  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.66% 0.40% 4.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.57% 3.85% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 23
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 35 52 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.73% 10.44% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 57
Median salary £34,500 £35,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.47% +1.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,864 £20,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £80,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Tyne and Wear

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Tyne and Wear

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 -
PCI DSS
North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) GIAC
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Auditor
2 2 (40.00%) IT Auditor
2 2 (40.00%) Security Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Auditor
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) GIAC
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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