Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for PCI QSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing PCI QSA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.072% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
South Wales median annual salary £72,500 - -
Wales median annual salary £72,500 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 305 499 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.09% 26.36% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 275 443 620
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +4.17% -4.00%

PCI QSA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI QSA in South Wales

PCI QSA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for PCI QSA in South Wales

PCI QSA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI QSA within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £72,500 -
PCI QSA
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing PCI QSA 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PCI QSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

PCI QSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS