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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 109 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.30% 0.080%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.49% 3.10% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
202 129 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.47% 9.64% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 136 57 79
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £55,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £74000 - £79000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago