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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 429 440 439
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 18 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.094% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.28% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 5
Average salary £67,500 £40,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -5.55%
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
6468 7888 7322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.04% 33.57% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4894 6300 5911
Average salary £45,000 £43,125 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +3.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 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
Berkshire +1 9 £67,500 +66.66%
West Sussex - 5 - -
Hampshire +1 4 - -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (75.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (72.73%) CISSP
3 23 (69.70%) CISA
4 22 (66.67%) PCI DSS
5 21 (63.64%) CISM
6 19 (57.58%) Information Security
7 16 (48.48%) ITIL
7 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2
8 10 (30.30%) BS25999
9 9 (27.27%) Network Security
9 9 (27.27%) COBIT
9 9 (27.27%) Linux
9 9 (27.27%) Business Continuity
9 9 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (24.24%) LAN
10 8 (24.24%) WAN
10 8 (24.24%) Windows
10 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (24.24%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
11 7 (21.21%) SIEM
11 7 (21.21%) CRISC
11 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
11 7 (21.21%) Freedom of Information
11 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (21.21%) Banking
11 7 (21.21%) Retail
11 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
11 7 (21.21%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Network Security
2 8 (24.24%) LAN
2 8 (24.24%) WAN
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) WAAS
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (21.21%) Banking
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
1 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
1 7 (21.21%) Games
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Consultant
2 23 (69.70%) Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Principal Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Principal Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Security Advisor
4 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (24.24%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (21.21%) SIEM
5 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
5 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
5 7 (21.21%) Information Security Management
5 7 (21.21%) Security Management
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.18%) Project Planning
6 6 (18.18%) Resource Management
7 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
7 5 (15.15%) Data Security
8 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) CISSP
2 23 (69.70%) CISA
3 21 (63.64%) CISM
4 7 (21.21%) CRISC
5 5 (15.15%) CEH
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (75.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 10 (30.30%) BS25999
4 9 (27.27%) COBIT
4 9 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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