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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 129 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.098% 0.33% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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
514 589 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.27% 32.47% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 393 509 355
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) CLAS
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley