The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 302 - 323
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% - 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
PCI QSA
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2627 2788 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 23.53% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 2367 2669
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in the City of London

PCI QSA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Online Games
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Games

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago