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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 186 - 178
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 3 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.072% - 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% - 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Average salary £65,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
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
1023 916 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.67% 24.78% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 841 821 828
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in Manchester

PCI QSA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago