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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 567 645 623
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -22
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 31 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.030% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.11% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 30
Median salary £32,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,250 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -13.04%
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
8656 11348 11516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.46% 25.94% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6982 9211 9407
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 - 14 £32,000 - 2
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 47 (90.38%) PCI DSS
2 23 (44.23%) CISA
3 21 (40.38%) Finance
4 20 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (38.46%) Data Analysis
4 20 (38.46%) SQL
4 20 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (38.46%) Compliance Audit
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.69%) MS Office
6 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
6 17 (32.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (28.85%) Information Security
8 14 (26.92%) Risk Management
8 14 (26.92%) CISSP
9 10 (19.23%) IT Audit
9 10 (19.23%) CLAS
10 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (15.38%) Information Security Management
11 8 (15.38%) Security Management
12 7 (13.46%) CISM
12 7 (13.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (11.54%) Windows
13 6 (11.54%) Data Loss Prevention
13 6 (11.54%) Presales
13 6 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (11.54%) Resource Management
14 4 (7.69%) Banking
14 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity

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 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
1 17 (32.69%) MS Office
1 17 (32.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Audit Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) Consultant
3 14 (26.92%) Security Consultant
4 10 (19.23%) IT Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Security Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Security Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Information Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Lead Security Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Blog
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Compliance Audit
1 20 (38.46%) Data Analysis
1 20 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (28.85%) Information Security
3 14 (26.92%) Risk Management
4 10 (19.23%) IT Audit
5 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 8 (15.38%) Security Management
7 6 (11.54%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (11.54%) Presales
7 6 (11.54%) Resource Management
8 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.69%) Validation
9 3 (5.77%) Internal Audit
9 3 (5.77%) Line Management
9 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.77%) SDLC
9 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) Perl
2 2 (3.85%) Python
2 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) CISA
2 14 (26.92%) CISSP
3 10 (19.23%) CLAS
4 7 (13.46%) CISM
5 3 (5.77%) CREST Certified
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.85%) OSCP
7 1 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (90.38%) PCI DSS
2 20 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (13.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.77%) BS25999
5 1 (1.92%) COBIT
5 1 (1.92%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.92%) PA-DSS
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco
2 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) CA
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