Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 148 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 -42 -3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 9 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.076% 1.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.85% 0.95% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 26
Edinburgh median annual salary £69,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.38% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £34,950 £46,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,500 £61,625 £52,500
% change year-on-year -18.05% +17.38% +5.00%

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 316 210 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.57% 7.94% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 185 126 207
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +7.95%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,750 £28,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,124
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.89% +5.31%

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

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) TOGAF
3 5 (55.56%) CISM
3 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) CRISC
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) CISA
4 4 (44.44%) GDPR
4 4 (44.44%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) People Management
6 2 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (22.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Case Management
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
6 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
6 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) SQL

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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Security Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Business Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) TOGAF
3 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) People Management
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Case Management
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CRISC
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware