The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
Rank 202 228 209
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 7 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.51% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1038 1558 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.08% 26.42% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1209 1100
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PCI QSA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI QSA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

PCI QSA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PCI QSA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 5 £57,500 - 1
Birmingham +15 2 £61,000 -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (62.50%) CISSP
5 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) CISM
6 3 (37.50%) ISEB
6 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (37.50%) GDPR
7 2 (25.00%) Presales
7 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (25.00%) Internal Audit
7 2 (25.00%) Retail
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Service Management
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (25.00%) ITSM
7 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) CISA
8 1 (12.50%) PA-DSS
8 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (37.50%) Cisco IPT
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Data Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) CISA
5 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (37.50%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (12.50%) PA-DSS
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