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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 69 81 111
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.94% 1.40% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.47% 9.87% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 0
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.04%
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
113 223 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.96% 14.18% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 124 146
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 26 September 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 29 (90.63%) CISSP
1 29 (90.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (71.88%) Security Operations
3 22 (68.75%) Degree
4 21 (65.63%) Information Security
4 21 (65.63%) Security Architecture
5 19 (59.38%) Splunk
5 19 (59.38%) Portfolio Management
5 19 (59.38%) ArcSight
5 19 (59.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
5 19 (59.38%) IISP
5 19 (59.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 19 (59.38%) Compliance Management
5 19 (59.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 19 (59.38%) IIS
5 19 (59.38%) Performance Management
6 18 (56.25%) Project Management
7 16 (50.00%) CISM
8 13 (40.63%) Network Security
9 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
9 12 (37.50%) Law
10 9 (28.13%) CISA
11 8 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (21.88%) DNS
13 6 (18.75%) SIEM
13 6 (18.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 6 (18.75%) DHCP
13 6 (18.75%) Firewall
13 6 (18.75%) Risk Management

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 (59.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Network Security
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) DHCP
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 12 (37.50%) Law
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Consultant
1 22 (68.75%) Security Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Information Security Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Network Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Network Security Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (18.75%) Architect
6 6 (18.75%) Security Architect
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Network Consultant
6 6 (18.75%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Principal Security Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) IT Architect
9 1 (3.13%) IT Security Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Security Specialist
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
1 19 (59.38%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Debian
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Security Operations
2 21 (65.63%) Information Security
2 21 (65.63%) Security Architecture
3 19 (59.38%) Compliance Management
3 19 (59.38%) Performance Management
3 19 (59.38%) Portfolio Management
3 19 (59.38%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 19 (59.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 18 (56.25%) Project Management
5 12 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 8 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.75%) SIEM
8 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Line Management
10 2 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.25%) Perl
1 2 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (90.63%) CISSP
2 22 (68.75%) Degree
3 19 (59.38%) IISP
4 16 (50.00%) CISM
5 9 (28.13%) CISA
6 6 (18.75%) CEH
7 2 (6.25%) CRISC
7 2 (6.25%) PCI QSA
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (90.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
2 2 (6.25%) ISO27002
3 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) QRadar
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) ArcSight
1 19 (59.38%) Splunk