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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 80 87 105
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 18 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.41% 1.24% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.33% 7.69% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 5
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
135 221 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.58% 16.06% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 99 131 109
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 9 February 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 39 (97.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (92.50%) CISSP
3 33 (82.50%) Security Operations
4 31 (77.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 31 (77.50%) Performance Management
4 31 (77.50%) Portfolio Management
4 31 (77.50%) Security Architecture
5 30 (75.00%) Splunk
5 30 (75.00%) ArcSight
5 30 (75.00%) Degree
5 30 (75.00%) IIS
5 30 (75.00%) Data Centre
5 30 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 30 (75.00%) IISP
6 26 (65.00%) Project Management
6 26 (65.00%) Test Strategy
7 25 (62.50%) Law
8 19 (47.50%) SIEM
9 16 (40.00%) Network Security
10 15 (37.50%) QRadar
11 12 (30.00%) Information Security
12 9 (22.50%) CISM
13 6 (15.00%) Finance
14 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
15 4 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
15 4 (10.00%) CEH
15 4 (10.00%) CHFI
15 4 (10.00%) ECSA
16 3 (7.50%) Analytics
16 3 (7.50%) Security Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 30 (75.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 25 (62.50%) Law
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Consultant
1 30 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 25 (62.50%) IT Consultant
2 25 (62.50%) IT Security Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Security Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Compliance Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Information Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (10.00%) IT Risk Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 30 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.50%) SCADA
3 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) Security Operations
2 31 (77.50%) Performance Management
2 31 (77.50%) Portfolio Management
2 31 (77.50%) Security Architecture
2 31 (77.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 26 (65.00%) Project Management
3 26 (65.00%) Test Strategy
4 19 (47.50%) SIEM
5 12 (30.00%) Information Security
6 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Security Management
9 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.00%) Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Information Security Management
9 2 (5.00%) Internal Audit
10 1 (2.50%) IT Audit
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (92.50%) CISSP
2 30 (75.00%) Degree
2 30 (75.00%) IISP
3 9 (22.50%) CISM
4 4 (10.00%) CEH
4 4 (10.00%) CHFI
4 4 (10.00%) ECSA
5 2 (5.00%) CISA
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (97.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) ArcSight
1 30 (75.00%) Splunk
2 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago