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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 219 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.016% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 0.065% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £82,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +44.44%
PCI QSA
England

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
1352 1535 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.13% 24.29% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1229 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 11 £57,500 -30.30% 4
Cheshire - 1 £75,000 -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
2 15 (88.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (88.24%) PCI DSS
3 14 (82.35%) CISM
4 13 (76.47%) CISA
5 10 (58.82%) GSNA
6 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) Presales
7 2 (11.76%) iPad
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Information Security
7 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) CESG
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) PA-DSS
8 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Security Auditing

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 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Consultant
2 9 (52.94%) Security Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Security Advisor
4 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
2 14 (82.35%) CISM
3 13 (76.47%) CISA
4 10 (58.82%) GSNA
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (88.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) PA-DSS
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 80000-90000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago