The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 131 112 131
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing PKI 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.54% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.52% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £61,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.69% +29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
PKI
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
686 593 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.52% 35.62% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 594 447 529
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PKI
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PKI across the Cheshire region.

PKI Salary Trend in Cheshire

PKI
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -8 5 £50,000 -21.87%
PKI
North West

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited PKI.

1 6 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) CISA
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Tandem
5 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited PKI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Information Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) CISA
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Wincor Nixdorf