The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 241 246 209
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -37
Permanent jobs citing PKI 12 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.12% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.36% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 28
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
PKI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2454 2490 2244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.90% 33.47% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 1894 1818
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PKI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PKI Salary Trend in the North West

PKI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester +9 12 £37,500 -37.50%
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (90.91%) Cryptography
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Analytics
3 16 (72.73%) IPsec
4 15 (68.18%) PPTP
4 15 (68.18%) C++
4 15 (68.18%) PHP
4 15 (68.18%) MySQL
4 15 (68.18%) VPN
4 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 15 (68.18%) Migration
4 15 (68.18%) Amazon ELB
4 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
4 15 (68.18%) Puppet
4 15 (68.18%) OpenVPN
4 15 (68.18%) CentOS
4 15 (68.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (68.18%) Route 53
5 14 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (63.64%) Vagrant
5 14 (63.64%) Docker
5 14 (63.64%) DevOps
5 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (63.64%) TDD
5 14 (63.64%) Data Protection
5 14 (63.64%) Python
6 11 (50.00%) LAMP
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) IBM

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (68.18%) Route 53
1 15 (68.18%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) IPsec
2 15 (68.18%) OpenVPN
2 15 (68.18%) VPN
2 15 (68.18%) PPTP
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) SMTP
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) ICMP
5 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Cryptography
2 3 (13.64%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.64%) Tandem
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Analytics
2 15 (68.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (68.18%) Migration
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) Data Protection
3 14 (63.64%) DevOps
3 14 (63.64%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C++
1 15 (68.18%) PHP
1 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) CISA
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Puppet
2 14 (63.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Fortinet