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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 140 141 152
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.74% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.33% 5.68% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 17
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,650 £38,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
PCI DSS
UK

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
300 370 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.10% 11.92% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 183 226 218
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 +7 18 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Glasgow - 4 £54,000 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (93.18%) CISSP
1 41 (93.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 33 (75.00%) Security Operations
3 32 (72.73%) Data Centre
4 31 (70.45%) Portfolio Management
4 31 (70.45%) Vulnerability Management
4 31 (70.45%) Performance Management
5 30 (68.18%) Degree
5 30 (68.18%) IIS
5 30 (68.18%) ArcSight
5 30 (68.18%) Splunk
5 30 (68.18%) Security Operations Centre
5 30 (68.18%) IISP
6 26 (59.09%) Test Strategy
6 26 (59.09%) Project Management
7 25 (56.82%) Law
8 19 (43.18%) SIEM
9 18 (40.91%) Network Security
10 15 (34.09%) QRadar
11 14 (31.82%) Information Security
12 9 (20.45%) CISM
13 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
14 6 (13.64%) Finance
15 5 (11.36%) ITIL
16 4 (9.09%) CHFI
16 4 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
16 4 (9.09%) CEH
16 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 30 (68.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) Network Security
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 25 (56.82%) Law
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Consultant
1 30 (68.18%) Security Consultant
2 25 (56.82%) IT Consultant
2 25 (56.82%) IT Security Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Security Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) SIEM Consultant
4 8 (18.18%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Security Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Information Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (9.09%) IT Risk Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 30 (68.18%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.27%) SCADA
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 33 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 31 (70.45%) Performance Management
2 31 (70.45%) Portfolio Management
2 31 (70.45%) Vulnerability Management
3 26 (59.09%) Project Management
3 26 (59.09%) Test Strategy
4 19 (43.18%) SIEM
5 14 (31.82%) Information Security
6 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (6.82%) Analytics
9 3 (6.82%) Security Management
10 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) Data Management
10 2 (4.55%) Information Security Management
10 2 (4.55%) Internal Audit
10 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (93.18%) CISSP
2 30 (68.18%) Degree
2 30 (68.18%) IISP
3 9 (20.45%) CISM
4 4 (9.09%) CEH
4 4 (9.09%) CHFI
4 4 (9.09%) ECSA
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) CISA
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) JNCIE
5 2 (4.55%) SSCP
6 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (93.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) ArcSight
1 30 (68.18%) Splunk
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) F5
2 2 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
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