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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 120 143 170
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +27
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 26 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.69% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.81% 5.99% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 3
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.04%
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
265 384 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.57% 11.52% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 222 270
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +14 22 £52,500 +5.00%
Glasgow - 3 - -
Inverclyde -5 1 - - 1
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 35 (83.33%) CISSP
2 34 (80.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (64.29%) Degree
4 26 (61.90%) Information Security
5 23 (54.76%) Security Operations
6 21 (50.00%) CISM
6 21 (50.00%) Security Architecture
7 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
8 19 (45.24%) IISP
8 19 (45.24%) Security Operations Centre
8 19 (45.24%) Compliance Management
8 19 (45.24%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 19 (45.24%) Splunk
8 19 (45.24%) Portfolio Management
8 19 (45.24%) ArcSight
8 19 (45.24%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (45.24%) Performance Management
8 19 (45.24%) IIS
9 18 (42.86%) Project Management
10 14 (33.33%) Network Security
11 13 (30.95%) CISA
12 12 (28.57%) Law
12 12 (28.57%) Test Strategy
13 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
13 11 (26.19%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (23.81%) Data Protection
15 8 (19.05%) Firewall
15 8 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
16 7 (16.67%) Computer Science

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 19 (45.24%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Network Security
2 8 (19.05%) Firewall
3 7 (16.67%) DNS
4 6 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.38%) SMTP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (28.57%) Law
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Consultant
1 26 (61.90%) Security Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
3 11 (26.19%) Information Security Consultant
4 10 (23.81%) Network Consultant
4 10 (23.81%) Network Security Consultant
5 9 (21.43%) Architect
6 7 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 6 (14.29%) Security Architect
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Consultant
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 5 (11.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Information Architect
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
10 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Principal Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) Principal Security Consultant
10 2 (4.76%) Security Manager
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 19 (45.24%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) CESG
4 4 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Debian
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Information Security
2 23 (54.76%) Security Operations
3 21 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 19 (45.24%) Compliance Management
4 19 (45.24%) Performance Management
4 19 (45.24%) Portfolio Management
4 19 (45.24%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 19 (45.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (42.86%) Project Management
6 12 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (26.19%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
8 10 (23.81%) Data Protection
9 8 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 6 (14.29%) Security Management
10 6 (14.29%) SIEM
11 5 (11.90%) Information Security Management
11 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.76%) Ruby
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (83.33%) CISSP
2 27 (64.29%) Degree
3 21 (50.00%) CISM
4 19 (45.24%) IISP
5 13 (30.95%) CISA
6 6 (14.29%) CEH
6 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (9.52%) CLAS
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.76%) CRISC
8 2 (4.76%) PCI QSA
8 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.38%) CCNA
9 1 (2.38%) CCNP
9 1 (2.38%) GCIA
9 1 (2.38%) GCIH
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.38%) MCSA
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (80.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (4.76%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) ArcSight
1 19 (45.24%) Splunk
2 2 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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