The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 582 623 683
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +60
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 40 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.081% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.32% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 12
Median salary £39,000 £60,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £94,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +50.00%
PCI QSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9506 11248 12207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.06% 25.29% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7968 9146 9790
Median salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.61% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in London

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in London

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in London

PCI QSA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in London

PCI QSA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +69 11 £32,500 -48.00%
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 48 (60.00%) CISA
2 41 (51.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (46.25%) PCI DSS
4 35 (43.75%) Finance
5 34 (42.50%) CISSP
6 32 (40.00%) Information Security
7 31 (38.75%) SQL
7 31 (38.75%) Compliance Audit
8 30 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (37.50%) Data Analysis
8 30 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (32.50%) MS Office
9 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
9 26 (32.50%) MS Excel
9 26 (32.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 18 (22.50%) Security Management
11 17 (21.25%) CLAS
12 16 (20.00%) Risk Management
13 14 (17.50%) Information Security Management
13 14 (17.50%) Presales
14 12 (15.00%) CISM
14 12 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (13.75%) Identity Access Management
15 11 (13.75%) Resource Management
15 11 (13.75%) Data Loss Prevention
16 10 (12.50%) Internal Audit
17 9 (11.25%) Data Protection
17 9 (11.25%) Information Security Governance
17 9 (11.25%) CA
17 9 (11.25%) Internet

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 26 (32.50%) MS Excel
1 26 (32.50%) MS Office
1 26 (32.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
General
1 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Law
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) French Language
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 29 (36.25%) Consultant
3 26 (32.50%) Audit Analyst
4 25 (31.25%) Security Consultant
5 15 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
6 13 (16.25%) Senior Security Consultant
7 8 (10.00%) IT Analyst
8 7 (8.75%) Data Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (6.25%) Security Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 2 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Information Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Information Security Manager
11 2 (2.50%) IT Security Consultant
11 2 (2.50%) Managing Consultant
11 2 (2.50%) Operational Security Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Security Operations Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Service Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) CESG
4 1 (1.25%) Blog
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.25%) EPoS
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Information Security
2 31 (38.75%) Compliance Audit
3 30 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 30 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (22.50%) Security Management
5 16 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.50%) Information Security Management
6 14 (17.50%) Presales
7 11 (13.75%) Data Loss Prevention
7 11 (13.75%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (13.75%) Resource Management
8 10 (12.50%) Internal Audit
9 9 (11.25%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.25%) Information Security Governance
10 8 (10.00%) IT Audit
11 6 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (7.50%) Validation
12 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (5.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) Java
2 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.25%) Perl
2 1 (1.25%) Python
2 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (60.00%) CISA
2 34 (42.50%) CISSP
3 17 (21.25%) CLAS
4 12 (15.00%) CISM
5 7 (8.75%) CCNA
5 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.50%) CISMP
7 5 (6.25%) CCIE
7 5 (6.25%) CCNP
7 5 (6.25%) CEH
7 5 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (3.75%) Degree
9 1 (1.25%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.25%) CRISC
9 1 (1.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (51.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (46.25%) PCI DSS
3 12 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (7.50%) BS25999
5 5 (6.25%) COBIT
5 5 (6.25%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) CA
3 1 (1.25%) SAP
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago