The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 147 137
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 0.56% 1.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.81% 4.62% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 22
Median salary £61,625 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.25% +4.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £31,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,906
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.59%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 208 346 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 7.85% 12.21% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 110 196 315
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,200 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Scotland

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Scotland

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +19 5 £66,500 +166.00% 1
Edinburgh -12 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Inverclyde - 2 £66,000 -
PCI DSS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) GDPR
2 14 (77.78%) CISSP
3 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
4 12 (66.67%) CISM
5 11 (61.11%) Information Security
6 10 (55.56%) Data Protection
7 7 (38.89%) OWASP
7 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (33.33%) CISA
9 5 (27.78%) Security Management
10 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
10 4 (22.22%) Project Management
10 4 (22.22%) ISMS
10 4 (22.22%) PA-DSS
11 3 (16.67%) PCI QSA
11 3 (16.67%) B2B
11 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 2 (11.11%) Publishing
12 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
12 2 (11.11%) Citrix
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 2 (11.11%) ITIL
12 2 (11.11%) Windows
12 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (11.11%) Data Security

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Compliance Manager
1 12 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Information Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) IT Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) CCTV
4 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
2 11 (61.11%) Information Security
3 10 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 7 (38.89%) OWASP
5 5 (27.78%) Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) ISMS
6 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (16.67%) B2B
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Data Security
8 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) SIEM
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) CISSP
2 12 (66.67%) CISM
3 6 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (16.67%) PCI QSA
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) GDPR
3 4 (22.22%) PA-DSS
4 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
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