The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 157 155 138
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing PKI 5 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.16% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.43% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £75,000 £34,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.58% -45.60%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
PKI
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1175 1152 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.65% 36.35% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 751 746 631
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PKI
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PKI Salary Trend in Scotland

PKI
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PKI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

PKI Salary Histogram in Scotland

PKI
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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
Edinburgh -12 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £75,000 -
Fife - 1 £31,000 -
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (50.00%) Android
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) Windows CE
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (20.00%) LDAP
7 2 (20.00%) VBScript
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) SCOM
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (20.00%) DFS Replication

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (50.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Windows CE
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) HND
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle