The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
England / North West
Rank 245 240 257
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.067% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £70,000 £80,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.13%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1366 1499 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.19% 26.41% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1197 1467
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in the North West

PCI QSA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in the North West

PCI QSA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 2 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) Marketing
3 6 (66.67%) BCP
3 6 (66.67%) CISA
3 6 (66.67%) CISM
3 6 (66.67%) Data Security
3 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) ISSAP
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) ISMS
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (66.67%) ISO22301
3 6 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (66.67%) Personalization
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) CLAS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Chief Information Officer
1 6 (66.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 6 (66.67%) Chief Security Officer
1 6 (66.67%) CIO
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (66.67%) Security Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) BCP
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Data Security
2 6 (66.67%) ISMS
2 6 (66.67%) Personalization
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) CISA
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (66.67%) ISO22301
4 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Manchester, Lancashire
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: From £27,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago