The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 94 84
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.70% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 11.27% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.13% 6.18% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 48
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Glasgow

PCI DSS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle