The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 112 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.36% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.56% 3.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £57,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
128 110 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.61% 9.82% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 85 61 51
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,375 £23,850 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £72,750 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PCI DSS
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (90.91%) Security Management
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) COBIT
2 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 6 (54.55%) CISA
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) Benchmarking
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) SmokePing
4 1 (9.09%) Cacti
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Fedora
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Information Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Security Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Debian
1 1 (9.09%) Fedora
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Security Management
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Benchmarking
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CISSP
1 6 (54.55%) CISA
1 6 (54.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (54.55%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
1 1 (9.09%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat