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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 616 599 619
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 15 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.036% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 25
Average salary £66,250 £39,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.72% -39.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £39,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%
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
11376 10983 13092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 24.80% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9083 9019 11194
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrow - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £52,500 - 3
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 23 (69.70%) PCI DSS
2 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (63.64%) Information Security
3 21 (63.64%) CISSP
4 13 (39.39%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (24.24%) CISA
6 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.18%) Games
8 5 (15.15%) Banking
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) CISM
8 5 (15.15%) SIEM
8 5 (15.15%) Cyber Security
9 4 (12.12%) CRISC
9 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Security Management
10 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.09%) Wireless
10 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
10 3 (9.09%) Online Games
10 3 (9.09%) Retail
10 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
10 3 (9.09%) ITIL

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Wireless
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless Security
2 2 (6.06%) PSTN
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Games
3 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Consultant
2 22 (66.67%) Security Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Trainee
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Sales Executive
4 2 (6.06%) Graduate
4 2 (6.06%) Junior
5 1 (3.03%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) Online Games
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) CESG
2 2 (6.06%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Android
1 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Information Security
2 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) SIEM
3 5 (15.15%) Cyber Security
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Security Management
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
5 3 (9.09%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Development
6 2 (6.06%) BCP
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) CISSP
2 8 (24.24%) CISA
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) CISM
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) CRISC
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) GIAC
6 1 (3.03%) GSEC
6 1 (3.03%) CEH
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (69.70%) PCI DSS
2 22 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (3.03%) BS25999
4 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) Sybase
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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Salary: 50K to 65K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 50K to 65K
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago