The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PA-DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PA-DSS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS), formerly PABP
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 925 935
Rank change year-on-year +62 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PA-DSS 11 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.078% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 22
Median salary £71,250 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.69%  

PA-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 with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10723 12840 13959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.06% 13.05% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8090 10255 11002
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PA-DSS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PA-DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PA-DSS in the UK

PA-DSS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PA-DSS in the UK

PA-DSS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PA-DSS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PA-DSS in the UK

PA-DSS
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PA-DSS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +51 10 £72,500 +52.63% 1
London - 9 £71,250 - 1
Bromley - 2 £70,000 -
South East +39 1 £75,000 +81.81%
City of London - 1 £85,000 -
Kent - 1 £75,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £52,500 -
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing PA-DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PA-DSS.

1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) CISM
1 16 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 13 (81.25%) PCI QSA
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (56.25%) Data Security
5 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 5 (31.25%) CISA
6 4 (25.00%) B2B
6 4 (25.00%) Information Security
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (25.00%) OWASP
6 4 (25.00%) GDPR
7 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Intranet
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Firewall
8 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
8 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) French Language
8 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared

PA-DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Cybercrime
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Data Security
1 9 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) B2B
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) OWASP
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISM
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (81.25%) PCI QSA
3 5 (31.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (25.00%) GDPR
4 1 (6.25%) HIPAA
London
NCC Group
Posted: 18 days ago
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago