The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
England / South West
Rank - 248 242
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1526 1905 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.03% 32.87% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1503 1485
Median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PCI QSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in the South West

PCI QSA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing PCI QSA 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 South West region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Audit Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago