The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 821 877 889
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +12
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 64 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.072% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 46
Median salary £62,500 £67,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +50.00%
PCI QSA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23610 27917 29423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19309 22619 22982
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PCI QSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in England

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the England region.

PCI QSA Salary Trend in England

PCI QSA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in England

PCI QSA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 24 £32,500 -45.83% 2
South East +26 14 £64,000 +16.36%
North West +24 8 £58,750 -16.07% 1
West Midlands -1 6 £60,000 -17.24%
South West +7 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Yorkshire +28 1 £62,500 -7.40% 1
North East - 1 £62,500 -
PCI QSA
UK

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing PCI QSA 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 England region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 130 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 103 (66.03%) CISSP
3 90 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 84 (53.85%) Information Security
5 74 (47.44%) Finance
6 73 (46.79%) CISA
7 52 (33.33%) CISM
8 45 (28.85%) Risk Management
9 41 (26.28%) Presales
10 40 (25.64%) Security Management
11 35 (22.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (22.44%) Cybersecurity
12 30 (19.23%) Compliance Audit
12 30 (19.23%) Information Security Management
12 30 (19.23%) CESG
13 29 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (17.95%) Management Information System
14 28 (17.95%) SQL
15 27 (17.31%) Data Analysis
15 27 (17.31%) CESG Certified Professional
16 25 (16.03%) MS Excel
17 23 (14.74%) MS Office
17 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
17 23 (14.74%) MS PowerPoint
18 22 (14.10%) COBIT
19 19 (12.18%) Degree
19 19 (12.18%) ISO27002
20 18 (11.54%) Security Architecture
21 17 (10.90%) iPad
21 17 (10.90%) CLAS

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (0.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 23 (14.74%) MS Office
2 23 (14.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) Internet
2 6 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.28%) Network Security
General
1 74 (47.44%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Electronics
2 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
2 10 (6.41%) Marketing
2 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.77%) Law
4 8 (5.13%) Retail
5 5 (3.21%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) French Language
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (49.36%) Consultant
2 52 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 35 (22.44%) Analyst
4 26 (16.67%) PCI DSS Consultant
5 23 (14.74%) Audit Analyst
6 19 (12.18%) Senior Consultant
7 16 (10.26%) IT Consultant
7 16 (10.26%) IT Security Consultant
8 15 (9.62%) Senior Security Consultant
9 11 (7.05%) Compliance Consultant
9 11 (7.05%) Security Manager
10 9 (5.77%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Audit Consultant
12 7 (4.49%) Data Analyst
12 7 (4.49%) Information Security Consultant
13 6 (3.85%) Compliance Analyst
13 6 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 5 (3.21%) Auditor
14 5 (3.21%) Compliance Specialist
14 5 (3.21%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) SAML
2 2 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.23%) CESG
2 29 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 17 (10.90%) iPad
5 11 (7.05%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.49%) Virtual Team
8 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.28%) Blog
9 2 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.64%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.64%) EPoS
10 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.49%) Linux
2 5 (3.21%) Windows
3 4 (2.56%) Unix
4 2 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (53.85%) Information Security
2 45 (28.85%) Risk Management
3 41 (26.28%) Presales
4 40 (25.64%) Security Management
5 35 (22.44%) Cybersecurity
5 35 (22.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (19.23%) Compliance Audit
6 30 (19.23%) Information Security Management
7 27 (17.31%) Data Analysis
8 18 (11.54%) Security Architecture
9 15 (9.62%) Business Development
10 12 (7.69%) Business Continuity
10 12 (7.69%) IT Audit
11 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.05%) Data Loss Prevention
11 11 (7.05%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (7.05%) Internal Audit
11 11 (7.05%) Programme Management
11 11 (7.05%) Resource Management
12 10 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.95%) SQL
2 7 (4.49%) C
3 2 (1.28%) Java
3 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.28%) Perl
3 2 (1.28%) Python
3 2 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 103 (66.03%) CISSP
2 73 (46.79%) CISA
3 52 (33.33%) CISM
4 27 (17.31%) CESG Certified Professional
5 19 (12.18%) Degree
6 17 (10.90%) CLAS
7 15 (9.62%) CISMP
8 11 (7.05%) GSNA
9 8 (5.13%) CCNA
9 8 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (4.49%) CREST Certified
10 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.49%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.85%) CEH
12 5 (3.21%) CCIE
12 5 (3.21%) CCNP
13 2 (1.28%) CRISC
13 2 (1.28%) OSCP
14 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 90 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (14.10%) COBIT
4 19 (12.18%) ISO27002
5 16 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (5.13%) ISO22301
7 6 (3.85%) PA-DSS
8 2 (1.28%) BS25999
8 2 (1.28%) COSO
8 2 (1.28%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.41%) SAP
3 9 (5.77%) CA
4 5 (3.21%) FireEye
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