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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 66 72
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 2.12% 2.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.14% 15.05% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 18
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £52,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 84 186 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.58% 14.07% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 134 145
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 10 (90.91%) CISSP
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (63.64%) Information Security
3 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 6 (54.55%) OWASP
3 6 (54.55%) GDPR
4 5 (45.45%) CISA
5 4 (36.36%) Law
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Splunk
5 4 (36.36%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
5 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (36.36%) IISP
5 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (36.36%) Compliance Management
5 4 (36.36%) Risk and Compliance Management

PCI DSS
Top Related 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Security Manager
2 6 (54.55%) Compliance Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Network Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Cybercrime
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
2 6 (54.55%) OWASP
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Compliance Management
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
3 4 (36.36%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (27.27%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Records Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 5 (45.45%) CISA
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) IISP
5 3 (27.27%) PCI QSA
6 1 (9.09%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) GDPR
3 3 (27.27%) PA-DSS
4 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
1 4 (36.36%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
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