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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 77 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.16% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £49,000 -
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 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 45 66 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.20% 10.84% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 29
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £26,275 £20,680
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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

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

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) CSIRT
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Auditor
1 2 (66.67%) Security Auditor
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Auditor
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Auditor
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple