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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 125 143 153
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 13 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.95% 5.83% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 9
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +6.31%
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
187 326 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.86% 10.61% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 121 187 210
Median salary £41,802 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.10% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Edinburgh +5 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 34 (87.18%) CISSP
2 33 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (79.49%) Information Security
4 24 (61.54%) Degree
5 22 (56.41%) Security Operations
5 22 (56.41%) CISM
6 20 (51.28%) Security Architecture
7 19 (48.72%) Performance Management
8 18 (46.15%) Splunk
8 18 (46.15%) Portfolio Management
8 18 (46.15%) ArcSight
8 18 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (46.15%) IISP
8 18 (46.15%) Security Operations Centre
8 18 (46.15%) Compliance Management
8 18 (46.15%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
8 18 (46.15%) IIS
9 17 (43.59%) Project Management
9 17 (43.59%) Network Security
10 11 (28.21%) Test Strategy
10 11 (28.21%) CISA
10 11 (28.21%) Law
11 10 (25.64%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
13 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
14 7 (17.95%) Firewall
15 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
15 6 (15.38%) CEH
15 6 (15.38%) DHCP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (46.15%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Network Security
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (28.21%) Law
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Consultant
1 22 (56.41%) Security Consultant
2 15 (38.46%) Information Security Consultant
3 14 (35.90%) Network Consultant
3 14 (35.90%) Network Security Consultant
4 9 (23.08%) Architect
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Security Consultant
5 7 (17.95%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (15.38%) Security Architect
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Network Consultant
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Information Architect
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Compliance Manager
9 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
9 2 (5.13%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Principal Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Data Centre
1 18 (46.15%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.56%) CESG
4 1 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Information Security
2 22 (56.41%) Security Operations
3 20 (51.28%) Security Architecture
4 19 (48.72%) Performance Management
5 18 (46.15%) Compliance Management
5 18 (46.15%) Portfolio Management
5 18 (46.15%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 18 (46.15%) Vulnerability Management
6 17 (43.59%) Project Management
7 11 (28.21%) Test Strategy
8 10 (25.64%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
10 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
11 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (15.38%) SIEM
12 5 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
13 4 (10.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) CISSP
2 24 (61.54%) Degree
3 22 (56.41%) CISM
4 18 (46.15%) IISP
5 11 (28.21%) CISA
6 6 (15.38%) CEH
7 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.13%) CRISC
8 2 (5.13%) PCI QSA
8 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.56%) CCNA
9 1 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.56%) CISMP
9 1 (2.56%) CLAS
9 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.56%) MCSA
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.13%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) ArcSight
1 18 (46.15%) Splunk
2 2 (5.13%) Cognos
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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