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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 602 638 650
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +12
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 22 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.068% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 15
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £44,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £76,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +28.57%
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
8917 11149 11420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.52% 25.32% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7480 9233 9109
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 - 6 £30,750 - 4
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 60 (88.24%) PCI DSS
2 40 (58.82%) CISA
3 32 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (45.59%) Finance
5 30 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (41.18%) SQL
6 28 (41.18%) Compliance Audit
7 27 (39.71%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (39.71%) Data Analysis
8 23 (33.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (33.82%) Information Security
8 23 (33.82%) MS Office
8 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
8 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
8 23 (33.82%) CISSP
9 14 (20.59%) Security Management
9 14 (20.59%) Risk Management
10 13 (19.12%) Information Security Management
10 13 (19.12%) CLAS
11 11 (16.18%) Presales
12 10 (14.71%) CISM
12 10 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (14.71%) IT Audit
12 10 (14.71%) Internal Audit
13 9 (13.24%) Data Loss Prevention
13 9 (13.24%) Identity Access Management
13 9 (13.24%) Information Security Governance
13 9 (13.24%) Resource Management
13 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
13 9 (13.24%) Law

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 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
1 23 (33.82%) MS Office
1 23 (33.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) Network Security
General
1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Law
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Analyst
2 23 (33.82%) Audit Analyst
3 21 (30.88%) Consultant
4 18 (26.47%) Security Consultant
5 13 (19.12%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 11 (16.18%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (14.71%) IT Analyst
7 10 (14.71%) Senior Security Consultant
8 9 (13.24%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) IT Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) IT Security Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Penetration Tester
10 2 (2.94%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Tester
11 1 (1.47%) Architect
11 1 (1.47%) Information Security Manager
11 1 (1.47%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) iPad
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Blog
3 2 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (41.18%) Compliance Audit
3 27 (39.71%) Data Analysis
4 23 (33.82%) Information Security
5 14 (20.59%) Risk Management
5 14 (20.59%) Security Management
6 13 (19.12%) Information Security Management
7 11 (16.18%) Presales
8 10 (14.71%) Internal Audit
8 10 (14.71%) IT Audit
9 9 (13.24%) Data Loss Prevention
9 9 (13.24%) Data Protection
9 9 (13.24%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (13.24%) Information Security Governance
9 9 (13.24%) Resource Management
10 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.88%) Validation
12 3 (4.41%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.94%) Perl
2 2 (2.94%) Python
2 2 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (58.82%) CISA
2 23 (33.82%) CISSP
3 13 (19.12%) CLAS
4 10 (14.71%) CISM
5 4 (5.88%) CCNA
5 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.41%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (4.41%) CREST Certified
7 2 (2.94%) CISMP
7 2 (2.94%) OSCP
8 1 (1.47%) CCIE
8 1 (1.47%) CCNP
8 1 (1.47%) CEH
8 1 (1.47%) CRISC
8 1 (1.47%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (88.24%) PCI DSS
2 32 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (4.41%) BS25999
4 3 (4.41%) COBIT
4 3 (4.41%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.47%) PA-DSS
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) CA
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