The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for PCI QSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
England / Midlands
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - - 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 28 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 42.31% 25.45% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 17
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PCI QSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing PCI QSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PCI QSA in the Midlands

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for PCI QSA in the Midlands