The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank 247 - 229
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% - 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.65% +14.44%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1591 1430 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.56% 22.09% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1120 978
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

PCI QSA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

PCI QSA
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
West Yorkshire - 9 £65,000 -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 11 (91.67%) Information Security
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) CISSP
3 9 (75.00%) CISA
3 9 (75.00%) CISM
3 9 (75.00%) CRISC
4 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 6 (50.00%) Security Management
5 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (50.00%) Time Management
6 5 (41.67%) SIEM
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Retail
6 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
6 5 (41.67%) Games
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 2 (16.67%) Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (8.33%) C
9 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
1 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Consultant
2 10 (83.33%) Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Principal Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 6 (50.00%) Security Management
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) CISA
2 9 (75.00%) CISM
2 9 (75.00%) CRISC
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley