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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 89 83 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.82% 1.59% 0.067%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.75% 10.80% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 0
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +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
129 213 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.57% 14.70% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 69 146 99
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
1 27 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 27 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 26 (96.30%) Security Architecture
2 26 (96.30%) Degree
3 24 (88.89%) IIS
3 24 (88.89%) Splunk
3 24 (88.89%) Portfolio Management
3 24 (88.89%) ArcSight
3 24 (88.89%) Performance Management
3 24 (88.89%) Vulnerability Management
3 24 (88.89%) Data Centre
3 24 (88.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (88.89%) IISP
4 16 (59.26%) Test Strategy
4 16 (59.26%) Project Management
4 16 (59.26%) Law
5 14 (51.85%) SIEM
6 11 (40.74%) Network Security
6 11 (40.74%) QRadar
7 10 (37.04%) CISM
8 7 (25.93%) CHFI
8 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (25.93%) CEH
8 7 (25.93%) ECSA
9 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (11.11%) Information Security
11 2 (7.41%) CISA
11 2 (7.41%) COBIT
11 2 (7.41%) MODAF

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (88.89%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Network Security
General
1 16 (59.26%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Consultant
1 26 (96.30%) Security Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) IT Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Security Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (88.89%) Data Centre
1 24 (88.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 26 (96.30%) Security Architecture
3 24 (88.89%) Performance Management
3 24 (88.89%) Portfolio Management
3 24 (88.89%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (59.26%) Project Management
4 16 (59.26%) Test Strategy
5 14 (51.85%) SIEM
6 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (7.41%) MODAF
9 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
9 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
10 1 (3.70%) Analytics
10 1 (3.70%) Data Management
10 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
10 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.70%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
2 26 (96.30%) Degree
3 24 (88.89%) IISP
4 10 (37.04%) CISM
5 7 (25.93%) CEH
5 7 (25.93%) CHFI
5 7 (25.93%) ECSA
6 2 (7.41%) CISA
6 2 (7.41%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) COBIT
2 2 (7.41%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) QRadar
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) ArcSight
1 24 (88.89%) Splunk