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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 92 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 13 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 6.82% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
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
156 132 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.12% 9.23% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 109 82 52
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) Information Security
4 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (46.67%) Supplier Management
5 7 (46.67%) Coaching
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Splunk
6 5 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (26.67%) CISSP
7 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
7 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) Remedy
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
9 2 (13.33%) IIS
9 2 (13.33%) Service Management
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
9 2 (13.33%) Analytics
10 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
10 1 (6.67%) Citrix
10 1 (6.67%) McAfee
10 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (6.67%) Migration
10 1 (6.67%) Banking
10 1 (6.67%) Data Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (46.67%) Supplier Management
3 7 (46.67%) Coaching
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
3 3 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago