The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 136 170 161
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 26 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.16% 0.092%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.88% 1.66% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -23.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £59,800 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
330 361 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.42% 9.82% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 210 221 133
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Scotland

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Scotland

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 23 £40,000 - 3
Glasgow +12 2 £30,500 -41.34%
Inverclyde - 2 £62,000 -
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PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PCI DSS 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 DSS.

1 53 (91.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (70.69%) CISSP
3 39 (67.24%) Degree
4 38 (65.52%) Project Management
5 31 (53.45%) Security Architecture
6 30 (51.72%) Data Centre
7 29 (50.00%) Splunk
7 29 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 29 (50.00%) ArcSight
7 29 (50.00%) Performance Management
8 28 (48.28%) Information Security
9 23 (39.66%) Law
10 21 (36.21%) IIS
10 21 (36.21%) Portfolio Management
11 20 (34.48%) Test Strategy
11 20 (34.48%) Finance
12 18 (31.03%) CISM
13 17 (29.31%) ITIL
14 15 (25.86%) Cyber Security
14 15 (25.86%) COBIT
15 13 (22.41%) Coaching
15 13 (22.41%) Risk Assessment
16 12 (20.69%) Service Management
16 12 (20.69%) CISA
16 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
16 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
17 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
17 11 (18.97%) Information Assurance
17 11 (18.97%) SCADA
17 11 (18.97%) Mobile Payment

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PCI DSS 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 DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (36.21%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) LAN
1 6 (10.34%) WLAN
2 5 (8.62%) Network Security
3 3 (5.17%) Intranet
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (39.66%) Law
2 20 (34.48%) Finance
3 11 (18.97%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Consultant
2 23 (39.66%) Security Consultant
3 13 (22.41%) Analyst
3 13 (22.41%) Security Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Security Manager
5 9 (15.52%) IT Security Consultant
5 9 (15.52%) IT Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Information Manager
6 8 (13.79%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (12.07%) Information Security Consultant
7 7 (12.07%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Information Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Cyber Security Manager
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Security Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Manager
9 5 (8.62%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (51.72%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.97%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 11 (18.97%) Cryptography
2 11 (18.97%) SCADA
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) UNIX
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Project Management
2 31 (53.45%) Security Architecture
3 29 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 29 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 28 (48.28%) Information Security
5 21 (36.21%) Portfolio Management
6 20 (34.48%) Test Strategy
7 17 (29.31%) ITIL
8 15 (25.86%) Cyber Security
9 13 (22.41%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (22.41%) Coaching
10 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
10 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
10 12 (20.69%) Service Management
11 11 (18.97%) Information Assurance
12 10 (17.24%) Security Management
13 9 (15.52%) Risk Management
14 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity
15 6 (10.34%) Benchmarking
16 5 (8.62%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (70.69%) CISSP
2 39 (67.24%) Degree
3 18 (31.03%) CISM
4 12 (20.69%) CISA
5 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
6 8 (13.79%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (10.34%) MBA
8 3 (5.17%) CISMP
9 1 (1.72%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (91.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (25.86%) COBIT
3 1 (1.72%) COSO
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Splunk
1 29 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Remedy
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