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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 130 174 158
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -16
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 30 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.22% 0.66% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £62,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
365 305 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.72% 7.71% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 225 193 134
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +25 20 £55,000 -6.77% 2
Glasgow +19 8 £60,500 -6.92%
West Lothian - 6 - -
PCI DSS
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PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 46 (90.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (72.55%) CISSP
3 29 (56.86%) Information Security
4 28 (54.90%) Degree
5 27 (52.94%) Project Management
5 27 (52.94%) Finance
6 24 (47.06%) Coaching
7 23 (45.10%) Security Architecture
8 21 (41.18%) Performance Management
8 21 (41.18%) Splunk
8 21 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
8 21 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
9 20 (39.22%) ArcSight
9 20 (39.22%) Mentoring
10 18 (35.29%) Service Management
10 18 (35.29%) IIS
10 18 (35.29%) Test Strategy
11 14 (27.45%) ITIL
11 14 (27.45%) Cyber Security
12 13 (25.49%) CISM
12 13 (25.49%) Risk Management
13 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
13 10 (19.61%) CISA
13 10 (19.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (19.61%) Law
13 10 (19.61%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (19.61%) Data Protection
13 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
13 10 (19.61%) Information Assurance
13 10 (19.61%) COBIT

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (35.29%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) LAN
1 6 (11.76%) WLAN
2 3 (5.88%) Intranet
2 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Law
2 10 (19.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Consultant
2 20 (39.22%) Security Consultant
3 15 (29.41%) Security Manager
4 14 (27.45%) Information Manager
4 14 (27.45%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (13.73%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Governance Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Security Assurance Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Cryptography
1 10 (19.61%) SCADA
1 10 (19.61%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) UNIX
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Information Security
2 27 (52.94%) Project Management
3 24 (47.06%) Coaching
4 23 (45.10%) Security Architecture
5 21 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
5 21 (41.18%) Performance Management
5 21 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 20 (39.22%) Mentoring
7 18 (35.29%) Test Strategy
7 18 (35.29%) Service Management
8 14 (27.45%) ITIL
8 14 (27.45%) Cyber Security
9 13 (25.49%) Risk Management
10 10 (19.61%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (19.61%) Data Protection
10 10 (19.61%) Information Assurance
11 7 (13.73%) Supplier Management
12 6 (11.76%) Analytics
12 6 (11.76%) Benchmarking
13 5 (9.80%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) CISSP
2 28 (54.90%) Degree
3 13 (25.49%) CISM
4 10 (19.61%) CISA
4 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
5 6 (11.76%) MBA
6 3 (5.88%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (90.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (19.61%) COBIT
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Splunk
2 20 (39.22%) ArcSight
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (7.84%) Remedy
5 1 (1.96%) McAfee
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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