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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 88 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.43% 1.06% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £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
211 189 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 12.87% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 117 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,460 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (90.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (68.29%) Degree
3 27 (65.85%) CISSP
4 24 (58.54%) Project Management
5 23 (56.10%) Data Centre
6 22 (53.66%) Performance Management
6 22 (53.66%) Security Architecture
6 22 (53.66%) Vulnerability Management
7 20 (48.78%) Splunk
7 20 (48.78%) ArcSight
7 20 (48.78%) Law
8 18 (43.90%) Information Security
9 15 (36.59%) Finance
10 14 (34.15%) IIS
10 14 (34.15%) Portfolio Management
11 13 (31.71%) Test Strategy
11 13 (31.71%) CISM
12 12 (29.27%) ITIL
12 12 (29.27%) Cyber Security
13 11 (26.83%) COBIT
14 9 (21.95%) Data Protection
15 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
15 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
15 8 (19.51%) Mobile Payment
15 8 (19.51%) SCADA
15 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
15 8 (19.51%) Business Continuity
15 8 (19.51%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (19.51%) Security+ Certification
15 8 (19.51%) Security Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (34.15%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Network Security
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WLAN
2 3 (7.32%) Intranet
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (48.78%) Law
2 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 8 (19.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
1 15 (36.59%) Security Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Security Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) IT Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) IT Security Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Information Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
2 8 (19.51%) SCADA
2 8 (19.51%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Project Management
2 22 (53.66%) Performance Management
2 22 (53.66%) Security Architecture
2 22 (53.66%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (43.90%) Information Security
4 14 (34.15%) Portfolio Management
5 13 (31.71%) Test Strategy
6 12 (29.27%) Cyber Security
6 12 (29.27%) ITIL
7 9 (21.95%) Data Protection
8 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
8 8 (19.51%) Business Continuity
8 8 (19.51%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (19.51%) Security Management
9 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
10 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity Management
11 3 (7.32%) Benchmarking
11 3 (7.32%) Database Security
11 3 (7.32%) Identity Management
11 3 (7.32%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Degree
2 27 (65.85%) CISSP
3 13 (31.71%) CISM
4 8 (19.51%) CISA
4 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 8 (19.51%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CISMP
5 3 (7.32%) MBA
6 1 (2.44%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (90.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (26.83%) COBIT
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Splunk
1 20 (48.78%) ArcSight
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
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