The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 422 416 420
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 16 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.17% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.50% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.09%
PCI QSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6585 7418 6799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.60% 33.32% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5226 5646 5473
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in the South East

PCI QSA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in the South East

PCI QSA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hampshire +3 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire -10 5 £68,750 +150.00%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £75,000 +42.85%
Surrey - 2 £56,250 -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (82.35%) PCI DSS
2 24 (70.59%) CISSP
3 19 (55.88%) Information Security
4 18 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (41.18%) CISM
6 12 (35.29%) CISA
7 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
8 10 (29.41%) BS25999
9 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
10 7 (20.59%) Freedom of Information
10 7 (20.59%) Security Management
10 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
10 7 (20.59%) Resource Management
11 6 (17.65%) Information Assurance
11 6 (17.65%) Information Security Management
12 5 (14.71%) Data Security
12 5 (14.71%) CEH
13 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (11.76%) Banking
13 4 (11.76%) Retail
13 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
13 4 (11.76%) Marketing
13 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
13 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.76%) Games
13 4 (11.76%) ITIL
13 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
13 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
13 4 (11.76%) SIEM
13 4 (11.76%) CRISC

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

General
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 4 (11.76%) Games
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Consultant
2 15 (44.12%) Security Consultant
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Security Consultant
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Security Advisor
5 4 (11.76%) Principal Security Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Officer
6 1 (2.94%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Testing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Information Security
2 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
3 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
4 7 (20.59%) Resource Management
4 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
4 7 (20.59%) Security Management
5 6 (17.65%) Information Assurance
5 6 (17.65%) Information Security Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Security
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) SIEM
7 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Business Development
9 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Management
9 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) CISSP
2 14 (41.18%) CISM
3 12 (35.29%) CISA
4 5 (14.71%) CEH
5 4 (11.76%) CRISC
6 1 (2.94%) OSCP
6 1 (2.94%) OSCE
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (82.35%) PCI DSS
2 18 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (29.41%) BS25999
4 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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