The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 198 - 186
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
PCI QSA
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1187 933 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.82% 20.70% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 978 758 623
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

PCI QSA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Leeds - 5 £61,250 -
Bradford - 1 £65,000 -
PCI QSA
Yorkshire

PCI QSA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (80.00%) CISA
3 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (80.00%) CISSP
3 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (80.00%) CRISC
4 6 (60.00%) Time Management
4 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (60.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (60.00%) Security Management
4 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (50.00%) Games
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (50.00%) SIEM
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (50.00%) Games
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
2 8 (80.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Principal Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security Management
3 6 (60.00%) Security Management
3 6 (60.00%) Time Management
4 5 (50.00%) SIEM
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
1 8 (80.00%) CISA
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
1 8 (80.00%) CRISC
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley