The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA 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 Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 173 - 162
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% - 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
PCI QSA
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
860 656 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.73% 20.22% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 758 489 482
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in Leeds

PCI QSA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing PCI QSA 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 QSA.

1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (80.00%) CISA
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) CRISC
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (50.00%) Security Management
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (50.00%) Games
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (50.00%) SIEM
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing PCI QSA 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 QSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (50.00%) Games
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
2 9 (90.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Principal Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) Security Management
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
3 5 (50.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) CISA
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
2 8 (80.00%) CRISC
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley