Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 105 104
Rank change year-on-year -47 -1 +49
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 1.33% 1.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.27% 12.70% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 43
Edinburgh median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £64,000 £47,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £67,500 £67,250
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +23.81% +10.53% +11.76%

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 236 244 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.74% 10.46% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 140 165 307
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.26% +5.56% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,750 £30,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £64,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,421 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.55% +1.91%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IISP
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) CISM

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Compliance Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk