The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 167 150 146
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.062% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.44% 0.89% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £52,000 £57,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.56% +119.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £57,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
348 225 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.60% 6.92% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 215 131 185
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,120
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow - 3 £65,000 - 2
Edinburgh -11 1 - - 2
Aberdeen - 1 £36,500 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) CESG
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk
1 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago