The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
PCI QSA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
713 508 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.61% 27.90% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 643 450 437
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Birmingham region.

PCI QSA Salary Trend in Birmingham

PCI QSA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PCI QSA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PCI QSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI QSA.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (62.50%) SIEM
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (62.50%) Games
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) CISA
3 5 (62.50%) CISM
3 5 (62.50%) CRISC
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PCI QSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI QSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Consultant
1 8 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CISA
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) CRISC
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley