The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 64 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing PKI 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £493 £530 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.07% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £26.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.60%
PKI
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
274 201 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.70% 23.62% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 136 138
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £515 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -67.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PKI across the Bristol region.

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI.

1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) TACACS
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Security Hardening
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 3 (42.86%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Qualys
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Linux

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) TACACS
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Principal Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (57.14%) Security Hardening
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
1 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Qualys