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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 799 878 913
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +35
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 97 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.065% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 45
Median salary £60,000 £66,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +47.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £70,000
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
24230 27893 29982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.40% 27.20% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19823 22374 23697
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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 +47 39 £39,000 -35.00% 4
South East +31 16 £62,500 +6.38%
North West +23 14 £58,750 -22.95% 2
West Midlands -6 9 £60,000 -17.24% 3
South West +13 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Yorkshire +26 3 £60,000 -11.11%
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
North East - 2 £61,250 -
PCI QSA
UK

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 108 (63.91%) CISSP
2 98 (57.99%) PCI DSS
3 96 (56.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 91 (53.85%) Information Security
5 77 (45.56%) CISA
6 76 (44.97%) Finance
7 50 (29.59%) CISM
8 46 (27.22%) Risk Management
9 44 (26.04%) Security Management
10 41 (24.26%) Presales
11 38 (22.49%) Cybersecurity
11 38 (22.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (19.53%) Compliance Audit
13 32 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (18.93%) Information Security Management
13 32 (18.93%) CESG
14 31 (18.34%) SQL
15 30 (17.75%) Data Analysis
16 29 (17.16%) Management Information System
16 29 (17.16%) CESG Certified Professional
17 28 (16.57%) MS Excel
18 26 (15.38%) MS Office
18 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
18 26 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
19 23 (13.61%) COBIT
20 22 (13.02%) CLAS
20 22 (13.02%) Degree
21 20 (11.83%) ISO27002
22 18 (10.65%) CISMP
22 18 (10.65%) Security Architecture

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 28 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.38%) MS Office
2 26 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.33%) Internet
2 8 (4.73%) Firewall
3 2 (1.18%) Network Security
General
1 76 (44.97%) Finance
2 10 (5.92%) Electronics
2 10 (5.92%) Manufacturing
2 10 (5.92%) Marketing
2 10 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.33%) Law
4 7 (4.14%) Retail
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
6 3 (1.78%) French Language
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (52.07%) Consultant
2 62 (36.69%) Security Consultant
3 37 (21.89%) Analyst
4 26 (15.38%) Audit Analyst
5 20 (11.83%) Senior Consultant
6 16 (9.47%) IT Consultant
6 16 (9.47%) IT Security Consultant
6 16 (9.47%) Senior Security Consultant
7 12 (7.10%) Information Security Consultant
7 12 (7.10%) Security Manager
8 11 (6.51%) Compliance Consultant
9 8 (4.73%) Audit Consultant
9 8 (4.73%) IT Analyst
10 7 (4.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 7 (4.14%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) Compliance Analyst
12 5 (2.96%) Auditor
12 5 (2.96%) Compliance Specialist
13 4 (2.37%) Security Analyst
13 4 (2.37%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.55%) SAML
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
1 32 (18.93%) CESG
2 29 (17.16%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.88%) iPad
4 10 (5.92%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.55%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.59%) Blog
8 1 (0.59%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.59%) EPoS
8 1 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.14%) Linux
2 6 (3.55%) Windows
3 3 (1.78%) Unix
4 2 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (53.85%) Information Security
2 46 (27.22%) Risk Management
3 44 (26.04%) Security Management
4 41 (24.26%) Presales
5 38 (22.49%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (22.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (19.53%) Compliance Audit
7 32 (18.93%) Information Security Management
8 30 (17.75%) Data Analysis
9 18 (10.65%) Security Architecture
10 16 (9.47%) Business Development
11 11 (6.51%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.51%) Data Loss Prevention
11 11 (6.51%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (6.51%) Internal Audit
11 11 (6.51%) IT Audit
11 11 (6.51%) Programme Management
11 11 (6.51%) Resource Management
12 10 (5.92%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (5.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.34%) SQL
2 6 (3.55%) C
3 1 (0.59%) Java
3 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.59%) Perl
3 1 (0.59%) Python
3 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 108 (63.91%) CISSP
2 77 (45.56%) CISA
3 50 (29.59%) CISM
4 29 (17.16%) CESG Certified Professional
5 22 (13.02%) CLAS
5 22 (13.02%) Degree
6 18 (10.65%) CISMP
7 11 (6.51%) GSNA
8 9 (5.33%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.73%) CREST Certified
10 7 (4.14%) CCNA
10 7 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.96%) CCIE
11 5 (2.96%) CCNP
11 5 (2.96%) CEH
12 2 (1.18%) CRISC
13 1 (0.59%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (57.99%) PCI DSS
2 96 (56.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (13.61%) COBIT
4 20 (11.83%) ISO27002
5 16 (9.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (4.14%) ISO22301
7 6 (3.55%) BS25999
8 4 (2.37%) PA-DSS
9 2 (1.18%) COSO
9 2 (1.18%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.92%) SAP
3 9 (5.33%) CA
4 6 (3.55%) FireEye
5 2 (1.18%) Cisco
5 2 (1.18%) VMware
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