Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for PCI QSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 233 260
Rank change year-on-year +19 +27 +22
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.041% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Leeds median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.73% +19.57%
10th Percentile £70,000 £51,500 £61,375
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,500 £77,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +3.85%

PCI QSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 968 1276 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.61% 23.36% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1104 1257
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,600 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,154 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PCI QSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing PCI QSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for PCI QSA in Leeds

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for PCI QSA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing PCI QSA 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) NIST 800
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security

PCI QSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (50.00%) NetIQ