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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 145 168 152
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.22% 0.100%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.30% 2.08% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 2
Average salary £47,500 £54,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.84% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
349 385 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.60% 10.43% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 200 247 117
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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
Edinburgh +15 20 £47,500 - 1
Glasgow +2 1 £30,500 -21.79%
Inverclyde - 1 - -
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PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 44 (88.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (68.00%) CISSP
3 30 (60.00%) Project Management
3 30 (60.00%) Degree
4 26 (52.00%) Security Architecture
5 25 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 25 (50.00%) Information Security
6 24 (48.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 24 (48.00%) Performance Management
7 23 (46.00%) Law
8 22 (44.00%) Splunk
8 22 (44.00%) ArcSight
9 18 (36.00%) Finance
10 16 (32.00%) CISM
10 16 (32.00%) IIS
10 16 (32.00%) Portfolio Management
11 15 (30.00%) Test Strategy
12 14 (28.00%) ITIL
13 12 (24.00%) COBIT
13 12 (24.00%) Cyber Security
14 10 (20.00%) Data Protection
14 10 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
15 9 (18.00%) CISA
15 9 (18.00%) Security Management
16 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
16 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
16 8 (16.00%) Security+ Certification
16 8 (16.00%) Cryptography

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (32.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Network Security
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) WLAN
2 3 (6.00%) Intranet
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (46.00%) Law
2 18 (36.00%) Finance
3 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Consultant
1 17 (34.00%) Security Consultant
2 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 12 (24.00%) IT Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Security Manager
5 7 (14.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Information Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (12.00%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Cryptography
2 8 (16.00%) SCADA
2 8 (16.00%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Project Management
2 26 (52.00%) Security Architecture
3 25 (50.00%) Information Security
4 24 (48.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 24 (48.00%) Performance Management
5 16 (32.00%) Portfolio Management
6 15 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 14 (28.00%) ITIL
8 12 (24.00%) Cyber Security
9 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 10 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 9 (18.00%) Security Management
11 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
11 8 (16.00%) Information Assurance
12 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
13 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
13 4 (8.00%) Data Security
14 3 (6.00%) Benchmarking
14 3 (6.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (68.00%) CISSP
2 30 (60.00%) Degree
3 16 (32.00%) CISM
4 9 (18.00%) CISA
5 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.00%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (6.00%) CISMP
6 3 (6.00%) MBA
7 1 (2.00%) CRISC
7 1 (2.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (88.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (24.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) COSO
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Splunk
1 22 (44.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
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