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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
UK / England
Rank 792 868 878
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 40 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.063% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 32
Median salary £32,500 £61,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.93% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,050 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%

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
19264 26565 27373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.69% 27.68% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15288 21495 21898
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +81 27 £32,500 -44.79%
West Midlands +33 7 £60,000 +4.34% 4
North West -3 4 £70,000 +1.81% 1
South East +57 1 £80,000 +113.33%
PCI QSA
UK

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 70 (93.33%) PCI DSS
2 36 (48.00%) CISA
2 36 (48.00%) Finance
2 36 (48.00%) Information Security
3 32 (42.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (36.00%) CISSP
5 26 (34.67%) Risk Management
6 25 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 25 (33.33%) SQL
6 25 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
6 25 (33.33%) Single Customer View
7 24 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 17 (22.67%) MS Office
9 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
9 17 (22.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (18.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (17.33%) CISM
13 11 (14.67%) Security Management
14 10 (13.33%) Presales
15 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
15 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
15 9 (12.00%) Banking
15 9 (12.00%) Information Security Management
16 8 (10.67%) Marketing
16 8 (10.67%) IT Audit
16 8 (10.67%) Line Management
17 7 (9.33%) CESG Certified Professional

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:

Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
1 17 (22.67%) MS Office
1 17 (22.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Firewall
General
1 36 (48.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 8 (10.67%) Marketing
4 5 (6.67%) Retail
5 3 (4.00%) Law
6 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Analyst
2 23 (30.67%) Consultant
3 17 (22.67%) Audit Analyst
3 17 (22.67%) Security Consultant
4 14 (18.67%) Data Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Security Manager
6 8 (10.67%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) SQL Data Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) IT Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Chief Information Officer
8 6 (8.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
8 6 (8.00%) Chief Security Officer
8 6 (8.00%) CIO
8 6 (8.00%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (8.00%) Security Officer
9 5 (6.67%) Information Manager
9 5 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (6.67%) IT Manager
9 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.67%) CESG
4 5 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (6.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Information Security
2 26 (34.67%) Risk Management
3 25 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
3 25 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 25 (33.33%) Single Customer View
4 24 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (18.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (14.67%) Security Management
8 10 (13.33%) Presales
9 9 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 9 (12.00%) Information Security Management
10 8 (10.67%) IT Audit
10 8 (10.67%) Line Management
11 6 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
11 6 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (8.00%) ISMS
11 6 (8.00%) Personalization
11 6 (8.00%) Security Architecture
11 6 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (48.00%) CISA
2 27 (36.00%) CISSP
3 13 (17.33%) CISM
4 7 (9.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (9.33%) CLAS
4 7 (9.33%) Degree
5 6 (8.00%) ISSAP
6 4 (5.33%) CISMP
7 3 (4.00%) CREST Certified
7 3 (4.00%) ISEB
7 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (93.33%) PCI DSS
2 32 (42.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (8.00%) ISO22301
5 5 (6.67%) GDPR
6 4 (5.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 3 (4.00%) COBIT
7 3 (4.00%) ISO27002
8 2 (2.67%) PA-DSS
9 1 (1.33%) BS25999
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco
2 4 (5.33%) VMware
3 3 (4.00%) CA
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
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