The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 83 106 95
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 23 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.55% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.92% 1.13% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
193 177 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.01% 11.93% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 129 100 45
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PCI DSS 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 DSS.

1 41 (93.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (72.73%) Degree
3 29 (65.91%) CISSP
4 27 (61.36%) Project Management
5 23 (52.27%) Data Centre
6 22 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 22 (50.00%) Performance Management
6 22 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 22 (50.00%) Splunk
6 22 (50.00%) ArcSight
7 21 (47.73%) Information Security
8 17 (38.64%) Finance
9 16 (36.36%) Law
10 15 (34.09%) CISM
10 15 (34.09%) ITIL
10 15 (34.09%) Cyber Security
11 14 (31.82%) Portfolio Management
11 14 (31.82%) IIS
11 14 (31.82%) COBIT
12 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
13 11 (25.00%) Data Protection
13 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 11 (25.00%) Information Assurance
13 11 (25.00%) SCADA
13 11 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
13 11 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (25.00%) CISA
13 11 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
13 11 (25.00%) Cryptography

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PCI DSS 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 DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.82%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) LAN
1 6 (13.64%) WLAN
2 3 (6.82%) Intranet
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Law
3 11 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Consultant
2 16 (36.36%) Security Consultant
3 13 (29.55%) Analyst
3 13 (29.55%) Security Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) IT Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) Security Manager
5 8 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (18.18%) Information Manager
6 7 (15.91%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (15.91%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 6 (13.64%) Cyber Security Manager
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Information Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (13.64%) Senior Manager
8 5 (11.36%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Data Centre
2 11 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 11 (25.00%) SCADA
2 11 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Project Management
2 22 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 22 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 22 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 21 (47.73%) Information Security
4 15 (34.09%) ITIL
4 15 (34.09%) Cyber Security
5 14 (31.82%) Portfolio Management
6 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
7 11 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 11 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 11 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (20.45%) Security Management
9 8 (18.18%) Business Continuity
10 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.64%) Benchmarking
10 6 (13.64%) Coaching
11 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Management
11 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) Degree
2 29 (65.91%) CISSP
3 15 (34.09%) CISM
4 11 (25.00%) CISA
4 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (18.18%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (13.64%) MBA
7 3 (6.82%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (93.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (31.82%) COBIT
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Splunk
1 22 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Remedy
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