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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 150 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.042% 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £62,500 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +50.00%
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
713 633 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.82% 33.02% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 454 519 646
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing PCI QSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing PCI QSA 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley