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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 177 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.030% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £82,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -
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
797 879 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.70% 22.11% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 667 703 907
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS