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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 592 645 569
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -76
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 35 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.029% 0.070%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 27
Average salary £60,000 £66,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +47.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £74,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
11146 12157 11182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.15% 25.22% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9069 9755 9044
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
City of London - 1 £55,000 - 3
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 42 (76.36%) Information Security
2 37 (67.27%) CISSP
3 31 (56.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (54.55%) PCI DSS
5 27 (49.09%) CISA
6 24 (43.64%) CISM
7 18 (32.73%) Trustwave
8 15 (27.27%) Security Architecture
9 14 (25.45%) CRISC
9 14 (25.45%) Project Management
10 13 (23.64%) Firewall
10 13 (23.64%) Security Management
11 12 (21.82%) Information Security Management
11 12 (21.82%) Validation
11 12 (21.82%) Business Continuity
11 12 (21.82%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (21.82%) SIEM
12 10 (18.18%) HIPAA
12 10 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
12 10 (18.18%) Cybercrime
12 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
12 10 (18.18%) Finance
12 10 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (16.36%) Data Protection Act
13 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (12.73%) ITIL
15 6 (10.91%) Law
15 6 (10.91%) Degree
15 6 (10.91%) OWASP
16 5 (9.09%) Management Information System

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Law
3 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Consultant
2 30 (54.55%) Security Consultant
3 11 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Tester
5 2 (3.64%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
5 2 (3.64%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (3.64%) Security Architect
5 2 (3.64%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (1.82%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) COM
1 1 (1.82%) SOAP
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Cybercrime
2 9 (16.36%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Cryptography
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.82%) Photography
6 1 (1.82%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Information Security
2 15 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 14 (25.45%) Project Management
4 13 (23.64%) Security Management
5 12 (21.82%) Validation
5 12 (21.82%) Business Continuity
5 12 (21.82%) Information Security Management
5 12 (21.82%) SIEM
5 12 (21.82%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 10 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
7 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (12.73%) ITIL
9 6 (10.91%) OWASP
10 4 (7.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (7.27%) Computer Security
11 3 (5.45%) ISMS
11 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.45%) Information Assurance
11 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (67.27%) CISSP
2 27 (49.09%) CISA
3 24 (43.64%) CISM
4 14 (25.45%) CRISC
5 6 (10.91%) Degree
6 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) ICAEW
7 2 (3.64%) ISACA
7 2 (3.64%) GIAC
7 2 (3.64%) GSEC
7 2 (3.64%) CEH
7 2 (3.64%) ACCA
8 1 (1.82%) CCNA
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.82%) CISMP
8 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (56.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 10 (18.18%) HIPAA
3 10 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.45%) COBIT
5 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Trustwave
2 2 (3.64%) CA
3 1 (1.82%) VMware
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
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