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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 81 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 14 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.52% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.76% 4.90% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
207 143 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.19% 10.61% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 130 89 67
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (88.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 11 (64.71%) Information Security
4 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
4 8 (47.06%) Coaching
5 7 (41.18%) Supplier Management
6 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (35.29%) Performance Management
6 6 (35.29%) Security Architecture
6 6 (35.29%) Splunk
6 6 (35.29%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (35.29%) CISSP
7 5 (29.41%) ArcSight
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) Remedy
9 3 (17.65%) IIS
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Service Management
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 1 (5.88%) Network Security
10 1 (5.88%) Banking
10 1 (5.88%) Data Management
10 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (5.88%) Migration
10 1 (5.88%) SharePoint

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Security Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Information Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
2 8 (47.06%) Coaching
3 7 (41.18%) Supplier Management
4 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (35.29%) Performance Management
4 6 (35.29%) Security Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Service Management
7 3 (17.65%) Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.88%) Data Management
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.88%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Splunk
2 5 (29.41%) ArcSight
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago