The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 170 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.066% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £39,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -36.53%
PCI QSA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
920 812 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.63% 26.65% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 581 510 610
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the Scotland region.

PCI QSA Salary Trend in Scotland

PCI QSA
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 QSA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Glasgow - 1 £39,000 - 1
PCI QSA
UK

PCI QSA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PCI QSA 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 QSA.

1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PCI QSA 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 QSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Scotland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago