The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 584 550 657
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +107
Permanent jobs citing PKI 322 347 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.99% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 221 264 153
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35570 35195 38890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.97% 33.14% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27919 28450 32820
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PKI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PKI within the UK.

PKI Salary Trend in the UK

PKI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PKI over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

PKI Salary Histogram in the UK

PKI
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -36 319 £52,500 - 32
South East -31 123 £52,500 +0.96% 11
London -52 65 £55,000 -15.38% 12
East of England +15 60 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hampshire -52 53 £55,750 +7.21% 6
Berkshire +35 44 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridgeshire +21 30 £42,000 +5.00%
Cambridge +14 30 £42,000 +5.00%
City of London -8 30 £58,500 -13.33% 5
South West -18 27 £45,000 +9.75% 3
Reading +20 26 £60,000 +14.28%
Surrey -10 20 £33,750 -28.94% 3
Hertfordshire -10 19 £62,500 +127.27% 2
Yorkshire -16 18 £46,250 -22.91% 2
Farnborough - 17 £52,500 - 1
Guildford +15 16 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Leeds -21 16 £48,750 -18.75% 2
West Yorkshire -26 16 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Basingstoke -40 16 £60,500 +16.34% 1
Gloucestershire +2 13 £41,000 - 1
East Midlands -10 12 £50,000 -
Leicester +10 11 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +7 11 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 11 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 11 £45,000 -
Bristol -6 10 £65,000 -13.33% 2
North West -49 9 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Manchester -33 6 £60,000 +41.17%
Rickmansworth +1 4 £84,250 +54.58%
Dorset -2 4 £45,000 +5.88%

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 280 (42.23%) Windows
2 257 (38.76%) Microsoft
3 208 (31.37%) Security Cleared
4 181 (27.30%) Finance
5 162 (24.43%) Active Directory
6 158 (23.83%) Java
7 137 (20.66%) Oracle
8 135 (20.36%) SC Cleared
9 126 (19.00%) DNS
10 125 (18.85%) Firewall
11 123 (18.55%) Linux
12 121 (18.25%) ITIL
13 117 (17.65%) LDAP
14 108 (16.29%) TCP/IP
15 103 (15.54%) Degree
16 96 (14.48%) VMware
17 93 (14.03%) MS Excel
18 88 (13.27%) Information Security
19 87 (13.12%) Smartcard
20 86 (12.97%) C++
21 84 (12.67%) VPN
21 84 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
22 78 (11.76%) SSL
23 77 (11.61%) DHCP
23 77 (11.61%) Management Information System
24 75 (11.31%) Hyper-V
25 73 (11.01%) C#
26 72 (10.86%) XML
27 71 (10.71%) SQL
27 71 (10.71%) CISSP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 62 (9.35%) Apache
2 51 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 49 (7.39%) SharePoint
4 42 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (6.18%) WebLogic
6 38 (5.73%) WebSphere
7 33 (4.98%) Lync
8 30 (4.52%) MQSeries
9 29 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 25 (3.77%) IIS
11 20 (3.02%) Tomcat
12 19 (2.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (1.66%) CloudStack
13 11 (1.66%) OpenStack
14 10 (1.51%) Commerce Server
14 10 (1.51%) WebLogic Portal
14 10 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (1.36%) IBM Notes
15 9 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
16 8 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 93 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.81%) MS Office
3 9 (1.36%) MS Project
4 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Revit
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.47%) Office 365
2 20 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.87%) SaaS
4 9 (1.36%) IaaS
5 8 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 126 (19.00%) DNS
2 125 (18.85%) Firewall
3 117 (17.65%) LDAP
4 108 (16.29%) TCP/IP
5 84 (12.67%) VPN
6 78 (11.76%) SSL
7 77 (11.61%) DHCP
8 62 (9.35%) Network Security
9 59 (8.90%) Internet
10 50 (7.54%) Kerberos
11 49 (7.39%) IPsec
12 41 (6.18%) X.509
12 41 (6.18%) HTTP
13 35 (5.28%) SSH
14 31 (4.68%) MPLS
15 30 (4.52%) SAN
16 27 (4.07%) LAN
17 25 (3.77%) WAN
18 24 (3.62%) Wireless
19 23 (3.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.64%) Oracle Database
3 43 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 29 (4.37%) DB2
5 20 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.06%) MySQL
8 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.90%) IDOL
9 6 (0.90%) Redis
9 6 (0.90%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.90%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (2.41%) Subversion
2 8 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (0.90%) LoadRunner
3 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.75%) Fiddler
4 5 (0.75%) Ant
4 5 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.60%) Maven
5 4 (0.60%) JIRA
5 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.45%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.45%) Hudson
7 2 (0.30%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.30%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 181 (27.30%) Finance
2 40 (6.03%) Banking
3 35 (5.28%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.07%) Military
5 26 (3.92%) Retail
6 20 (3.02%) Law
7 15 (2.26%) Publishing
8 11 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.66%) Electronics
9 9 (1.36%) German Language
9 9 (1.36%) Back Office
10 8 (1.21%) Legal
10 8 (1.21%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.90%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.90%) Marketing
12 4 (0.60%) Advertising
13 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.30%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 149 (22.47%) Consultant
2 106 (15.99%) Architect
3 48 (7.24%) Security Consultant
4 43 (6.49%) Analyst
5 37 (5.58%) Developer
5 37 (5.58%) Senior Consultant
6 33 (4.98%) Security Engineer
6 33 (4.98%) Software Engineer
7 31 (4.68%) Network Engineer
7 31 (4.68%) Senior Architect
8 28 (4.22%) Security Analyst
9 27 (4.07%) Applications Support
10 26 (3.92%) Security Architect
11 24 (3.62%) Software Developer
11 24 (3.62%) C++ Software Developer
11 24 (3.62%) C++ Developer
12 21 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (3.17%) Technical Architect
13 20 (3.02%) Support Engineer
14 19 (2.87%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (10.86%) XML
2 59 (8.90%) .NET
3 46 (6.94%) Middleware
4 40 (6.03%) HTML
5 29 (4.37%) JMS
6 26 (3.92%) Web Services
7 18 (2.71%) FreeMarker
8 11 (1.66%) J2EE
9 10 (1.51%) JSR 170
9 10 (1.51%) WebCenter
10 9 (1.36%) OAuth
10 9 (1.36%) COM
11 7 (1.06%) RESTful
12 6 (0.90%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (0.90%) Application Packaging
12 6 (0.90%) Software Packaging
13 5 (0.75%) SOAP
13 5 (0.75%) SAML
14 4 (0.60%) Java EE
14 4 (0.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 87 (13.12%) Smartcard
2 77 (11.61%) Management Information System
3 67 (10.11%) Computer Science
4 66 (9.95%) Cryptography
5 64 (9.65%) Blackberry
6 53 (7.99%) Mathematics
7 42 (6.33%) Open Source
8 21 (3.17%) CESG
9 17 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
12 11 (1.66%) Kindle
13 9 (1.36%) SecurID
14 7 (1.06%) RMADS
14 7 (1.06%) SWIFT
15 6 (0.90%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.90%) Firmware
15 6 (0.90%) Mainframe
16 5 (0.75%) Replication
16 5 (0.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 280 (42.23%) Windows
2 123 (18.55%) Linux
3 65 (9.80%) UNIX
4 51 (7.69%) Solaris
5 45 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (6.03%) Apple iOS
7 38 (5.73%) Android
7 38 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (3.62%) BlackBerry OS
10 20 (3.02%) AIX
11 16 (2.41%) CentOS
12 10 (1.51%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.90%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.90%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.90%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.75%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.45%) Debian
17 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (18.25%) ITIL
2 88 (13.27%) Information Security
3 69 (10.41%) Software Engineering
4 56 (8.45%) Security Architecture
5 46 (6.94%) Load Balancing
6 41 (6.18%) ERP
6 41 (6.18%) PRINCE2
7 40 (6.03%) Project Management
7 40 (6.03%) Configuration Management
7 40 (6.03%) Identity Management
7 40 (6.03%) Cyber Security
8 39 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 35 (5.28%) Service Delivery
10 32 (4.83%) UML
11 29 (4.37%) Risk Management
12 27 (4.07%) SIEM
13 26 (3.92%) Change Management
13 26 (3.92%) Web Development
14 25 (3.77%) Time Management
15 24 (3.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 158 (23.83%) Java
2 86 (12.97%) C++
3 73 (11.01%) C#
4 71 (10.71%) SQL
5 59 (8.90%) C
6 43 (6.49%) PowerShell
7 39 (5.88%) Python
8 33 (4.98%) Perl
9 31 (4.68%) JavaScript
10 19 (2.87%) Shell Script
11 17 (2.56%) VB.NET
12 14 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.90%) Scala
14 5 (0.75%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.45%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.45%) C-shell
16 3 (0.45%) VB
17 2 (0.30%) XAML
17 2 (0.30%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 208 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 135 (20.36%) SC Cleared
3 103 (15.54%) Degree
4 84 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 71 (10.71%) CISSP
6 62 (9.35%) DV Cleared
7 41 (6.18%) MCSE
8 38 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (5.28%) CCNP
10 34 (5.13%) MCITP
11 31 (4.68%) CCNA
12 27 (4.07%) CISM
13 21 (3.17%) MCSA
14 16 (2.41%) CISA
15 14 (2.11%) CEH
15 14 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
16 13 (1.96%) OCP
16 13 (1.96%) RHCE
17 10 (1.51%) CCSA
17 10 (1.51%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (4.07%) ISO 8583
3 25 (3.77%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 17 (2.56%) ISO 9000
4 17 (2.56%) SLA
5 16 (2.41%) PCI DSS
6 14 (2.11%) HMG Infosec
7 8 (1.21%) COBIT
8 7 (1.06%) JSP 440
8 7 (1.06%) QA
9 5 (0.75%) COSO
10 2 (0.30%) TickIT
10 2 (0.30%) BS7799
11 1 (0.15%) GPG13
11 1 (0.15%) WCAG
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 162 (24.43%) Active Directory
2 75 (11.31%) Hyper-V
3 58 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (5.13%) UAG
5 30 (4.52%) VMware ESX
6 25 (3.77%) XenApp
7 24 (3.62%) vSphere
8 22 (3.32%) NFS
9 15 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (1.81%) XenDesktop
12 11 (1.66%) Squid
13 6 (0.90%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.90%) XenServer
14 5 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.45%) vCloud
15 3 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.30%) Snort
Systems Management
1 55 (8.30%) SCCM
2 43 (6.49%) SCOM
3 20 (3.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 19 (2.87%) SCOrch
5 14 (2.11%) HP SIM
5 14 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 13 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
7 12 (1.81%) OpenSSO
7 12 (1.81%) SCVMM
8 10 (1.51%) CA SiteMinder
9 7 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.06%) Puppet
10 6 (0.90%) Nessus
10 6 (0.90%) Nagios
10 6 (0.90%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.90%) Netcool
10 6 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (0.75%) MOM
12 3 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 257 (38.76%) Microsoft
2 137 (20.66%) Oracle
3 96 (14.48%) VMware
4 54 (8.14%) Cisco
5 44 (6.64%) Red Hat
6 40 (6.03%) Citrix
7 38 (5.73%) IBM
8 29 (4.37%) TIBCO
9 28 (4.22%) HP
10 26 (3.92%) EMC
11 24 (3.62%) Dell
11 24 (3.62%) Juniper
12 23 (3.47%) CheckPoint
13 22 (3.32%) Fujitsu
14 17 (2.56%) Sun
15 16 (2.41%) McAfee
16 15 (2.26%) CA
17 13 (1.96%) SolarWinds
17 13 (1.96%) Adobe
17 13 (1.96%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Basic £60-70K + 25% Bonus + £7.2K Car Allowance + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago