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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 239 - 213
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 0.032% - 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £68,750 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -7.89%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1957 1568 2042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.93% 29.83% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1340 1773
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Bristol - 2 £68,750 - 2
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Online Games
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago