The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 198 185 198
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% 0.028% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.10% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
PCI QSA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
791 961 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.17% 26.72% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 666 723 911
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing PCI QSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Manchester region.

PCI QSA Salary Trend in Manchester

PCI QSA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) GSNA
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Presales

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) GSNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001