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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 81 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 1.38% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.08% 11.17% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 7
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
71 179 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.63% 12.34% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 47 117 119
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 30 (96.77%) CISSP
2 29 (93.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (83.87%) Information Security
4 23 (74.19%) Security Operations
5 21 (67.74%) Degree
5 21 (67.74%) Security Architecture
6 19 (61.29%) Splunk
6 19 (61.29%) Portfolio Management
6 19 (61.29%) ArcSight
6 19 (61.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (61.29%) Performance Management
6 19 (61.29%) IIS
6 19 (61.29%) Security Operations Centre
6 19 (61.29%) Compliance Management
6 19 (61.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 19 (61.29%) Data Centre
6 19 (61.29%) IISP
7 18 (58.06%) Project Management
8 17 (54.84%) CISM
9 16 (51.61%) Network Security
10 12 (38.71%) Test Strategy
10 12 (38.71%) Law
11 9 (29.03%) CISA
12 6 (19.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 6 (19.35%) CEH
12 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
12 6 (19.35%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
12 6 (19.35%) Firewall

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (61.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Network Security
2 6 (19.35%) DHCP
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (38.71%) Law
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Consultant
1 22 (70.97%) Security Consultant
2 15 (48.39%) Information Security Consultant
3 14 (45.16%) Network Consultant
3 14 (45.16%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Security Consultant
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (19.35%) Architect
6 6 (19.35%) Security Architect
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Consultant
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior IT Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) SIEM Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Data Centre
1 19 (61.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Information Security
2 23 (74.19%) Security Operations
3 21 (67.74%) Security Architecture
4 19 (61.29%) Compliance Management
4 19 (61.29%) Performance Management
4 19 (61.29%) Portfolio Management
4 19 (61.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 19 (61.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (58.06%) Project Management
6 12 (38.71%) Test Strategy
7 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
7 6 (19.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) SIEM
9 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (9.68%) Line Management
10 2 (6.45%) MODAF
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) CISSP
2 21 (67.74%) Degree
3 19 (61.29%) IISP
4 17 (54.84%) CISM
5 9 (29.03%) CISA
6 6 (19.35%) CEH
7 2 (6.45%) CRISC
7 2 (6.45%) PCI QSA
7 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (93.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) COBIT
3 2 (6.45%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) ArcSight
1 19 (61.29%) Splunk
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle