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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 226 - 227
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £70,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
PCI QSA
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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
1843 1610 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.87% 29.08% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1288 1629
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) CISMP
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Business Development
3 2 (50.00%) COBIT
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) Online Games
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
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