The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 619 574 631
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +57
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 14 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.070% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.28% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 10
Average salary £66,250 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.22% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £39,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12138 11163 12656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.18% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9739 9031 11041
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PCI QSA
England

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 29 July 2014.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in London

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (70.00%) CISSP
3 18 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 16 (53.33%) Information Security
5 14 (46.67%) Finance
6 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
6 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (33.33%) CISA
8 6 (20.00%) Games
9 4 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Online Games
9 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
9 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) CISM
9 4 (13.33%) SIEM
9 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
10 3 (10.00%) CRISC
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) Security Management
10 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (10.00%) Wireless
11 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
11 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (6.67%) Web Services
11 2 (6.67%) ITIL
11 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.67%) PSTN
11 2 (6.67%) VoIP

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless Security
2 2 (6.67%) PSTN
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Games
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Law
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Consultant
2 20 (66.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Trainee
3 2 (6.67%) Sales Executive
3 2 (6.67%) Graduate
3 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Online Games
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) CESG
3 2 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 4 (13.33%) SIEM
3 4 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 3 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (3.33%) OWASP
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) BCP
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) CISSP
2 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) CISA
4 4 (13.33%) CISM
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) CRISC
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.33%) GIAC
7 1 (3.33%) GSEC
7 1 (3.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (3.33%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Sybase
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
London
Three People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 20 days ago