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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 214 209
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 0 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.72% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%

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
1142 1243 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.29% 24.36% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 833 978 1154
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £57000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago