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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank - - 184
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 0 0 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 24
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
PCI QSA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1432 1357 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 31.75% 29.95% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1078 1497
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Surrey

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in Surrey

PCI QSA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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