The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 149 156 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Contract jobs citing PKI 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.48% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £290 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -14.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.73 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+16.10% -23.88%
PKI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
977 1240 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.42% 29.62% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 682 541
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £236 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 66 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing PKI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the North West region.

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 £425 -
Manchester +4 3 - - 11
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PKI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for PKI.

1 11 (36.67%) Windows
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (33.33%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 9 (30.00%) Email Filtering
3 9 (30.00%) Web Filtering
4 8 (26.67%) CISSP
4 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 7 (23.33%) Clearswift
5 7 (23.33%) CISM
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (23.33%) SSL
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) CCNP
5 7 (23.33%) VoIP
5 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (23.33%) SmoothWall
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) Linux

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (23.33%) SSL
3 7 (23.33%) VoIP
4 6 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (13.33%) LDAP
7 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
8 2 (6.67%) LAN
8 2 (6.67%) MPLS
8 2 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (6.67%) Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) Wireless Security
9 1 (3.33%) BGP
9 1 (3.33%) Internet
9 1 (3.33%) PBX
9 1 (3.33%) VPN
9 1 (3.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) SIEM Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) ICT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ICT Network Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.33%) OAuth2
1 1 (3.33%) OpenID
1 1 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.67%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Biometrics
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Statistics
5 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Information Security
1 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (30.00%) Email Filtering
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Web Filtering
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (16.67%) Change Control
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (16.67%) SIEM
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (13.33%) Threat Management
6 3 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (10.00%) Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CISSP
2 7 (23.33%) CCNP
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (23.33%) CISM
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) CEH
5 3 (10.00%) GCIH
6 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
6 2 (6.67%) RHCE
7 1 (3.33%) CCENT
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (3.33%) CISMP
7 1 (3.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (20.00%) QA
4 3 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SmoothWall
2 3 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) SELinux
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.33%) Kibana
4 1 (3.33%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) Clearswift
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Avaya
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (10.00%) Qualys
6 3 (10.00%) Splunk
6 3 (10.00%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) HP
8 1 (3.33%) Intel
8 1 (3.33%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.33%) Siemens
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds