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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 620 543 668
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +125
Permanent jobs citing PKI 287 365 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.86% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 203 280 159
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
42736 42531 44296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.56% 39.52% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33879 34489 36927
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 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 30 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
England -72 280 £51,000 +2.00% 37
London -11 83 £55,000 -15.38% 19
South East -66 81 £50,000 -4.76% 14
East of England +12 44 £65,000 +160.00%
Hampshire -49 39 £65,500 +9.16% 2
City of London +10 30 £50,000 -23.07% 9
South West 0 29 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Yorkshire -16 23 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Berkshire -9 21 £40,000 -1.23% 7
Cambridgeshire +21 20 £47,250 -
Cambridge +12 20 £47,250 -
West Yorkshire -10 20 £36,500 +25.00% 1
Leeds -14 20 £36,500 +25.00% 1
Reading +1 18 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Hertfordshire -22 17 £67,500 +170.00%
Basingstoke -19 16 £72,500 +18.36%
Gloucestershire -12 13 £41,000 - 2
Leicester +21 11 £50,000 -
Leicestershire -5 11 £50,000 -
East Midlands -17 11 £50,000 -
Surrey -36 11 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Bristol - 9 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 8 £66,250 -
Farnborough - 8 £45,000 -
Dorset -3 7 £42,500 -
Guildford -13 7 £32,500 -31.57% 2
North West -24 7 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Cheltenham - 7 - -
Cheshire -11 6 £50,000 -18.69%
Hemel Hempstead -5 5 £70,000 +164.15%

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 293 (45.64%) Windows
2 252 (39.25%) Microsoft
3 185 (28.82%) Security Cleared
4 177 (27.57%) Finance
5 157 (24.45%) Active Directory
6 150 (23.36%) Java
7 141 (21.96%) ITIL
8 137 (21.34%) Linux
9 135 (21.03%) Oracle
10 132 (20.56%) Firewall
11 127 (19.78%) SC Cleared
12 118 (18.38%) DNS
13 114 (17.76%) TCP/IP
14 106 (16.51%) Information Security
15 102 (15.89%) LDAP
16 101 (15.73%) Degree
17 99 (15.42%) UNIX
18 98 (15.26%) SSL
19 96 (14.95%) VMware
20 93 (14.49%) Management Information System
21 92 (14.33%) VPN
22 82 (12.77%) Smartcard
23 78 (12.15%) MS Excel
24 75 (11.68%) Network Security
25 74 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
26 73 (11.37%) Apache
26 73 (11.37%) C#
27 72 (11.21%) C++
28 71 (11.06%) Solaris
29 69 (10.75%) Internet

PKI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 73 (11.37%) Apache
2 48 (7.48%) WebSphere
3 45 (7.01%) MS Exchange
4 38 (5.92%) SharePoint
4 38 (5.92%) WebLogic
5 33 (5.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 31 (4.83%) Tomcat
7 27 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (4.05%) MQSeries
8 26 (4.05%) IIS
9 24 (3.74%) Lync
10 14 (2.18%) GlassFish
11 13 (2.02%) OpenStack
11 13 (2.02%) CloudStack
12 9 (1.40%) IBM Notes
12 9 (1.40%) Lotus Domino
12 9 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 78 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.71%) MS Office
3 9 (1.40%) MS Project
4 6 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Revit
6 1 (0.16%) InDesign
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.05%) Office 365
2 23 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.71%) SaaS
4 9 (1.40%) IaaS
5 8 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 132 (20.56%) Firewall
2 118 (18.38%) DNS
3 114 (17.76%) TCP/IP
4 102 (15.89%) LDAP
5 98 (15.26%) SSL
6 92 (14.33%) VPN
7 75 (11.68%) Network Security
8 69 (10.75%) Internet
9 60 (9.35%) DHCP
10 56 (8.72%) HTTP
11 47 (7.32%) X.509
12 44 (6.85%) SAN
13 42 (6.54%) SSH
14 37 (5.76%) Kerberos
15 32 (4.98%) IPsec
16 30 (4.67%) WAN
16 30 (4.67%) MPLS
17 28 (4.36%) Wireless
18 26 (4.05%) LAN
19 24 (3.74%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.92%) Oracle Database
3 36 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.74%) DB2
5 19 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.02%) MySQL
7 10 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
10 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.47%) IDOL
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (2.80%) Subversion
2 17 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.49%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.87%) Eclipse
5 10 (1.56%) Hudson
6 9 (1.40%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.25%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.62%) Fiddler
9 4 (0.62%) JIRA
9 4 (0.62%) Ant
10 3 (0.47%) Maven
10 3 (0.47%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.31%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.31%) JUnit
11 2 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.16%) Selenium
12 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 177 (27.57%) Finance
2 36 (5.61%) Banking
3 24 (3.74%) Military
4 22 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.12%) Retail
5 20 (3.12%) Law
6 12 (1.87%) Electronics
7 10 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.56%) Publishing
8 9 (1.40%) Legal
8 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.93%) Marketing
10 5 (0.78%) German Language
11 3 (0.47%) Back Office
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 120 (18.69%) Consultant
2 98 (15.26%) Architect
3 51 (7.94%) Security Engineer
4 42 (6.54%) Analyst
5 41 (6.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 39 (6.07%) Software Engineer
7 38 (5.92%) Security Consultant
8 35 (5.45%) Security Architect
9 33 (5.14%) Network Engineer
10 32 (4.98%) Developer
11 29 (4.52%) Senior Consultant
12 26 (4.05%) Applications Support
13 25 (3.89%) Network Security Engineer
14 22 (3.43%) Software Developer
14 22 (3.43%) C++ Developer
14 22 (3.43%) C++ Software Developer
15 21 (3.27%) Security Specialist
16 20 (3.12%) Senior Architect
17 19 (2.96%) Administrator
17 19 (2.96%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (10.59%) XML
2 55 (8.57%) Middleware
3 39 (6.07%) .NET
4 37 (5.76%) HTML
5 29 (4.52%) Web Services
6 25 (3.89%) JMS
7 15 (2.34%) J2EE
7 15 (2.34%) FreeMarker
8 14 (2.18%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (1.87%) Application Packaging
10 9 (1.40%) Spring
10 9 (1.40%) COM
10 9 (1.40%) SOAP
10 9 (1.40%) RESTful
11 6 (0.93%) REST
11 6 (0.93%) SAML
11 6 (0.93%) Java EE
12 5 (0.78%) JCE
12 5 (0.78%) JSR 170
12 5 (0.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 82 (12.77%) Smartcard
3 67 (10.44%) Cryptography
4 66 (10.28%) Computer Science
5 55 (8.57%) Mathematics
6 53 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (6.70%) Blackberry
8 38 (5.92%) Open Source
9 27 (4.21%) Algorithms
10 21 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (3.27%) CESG
11 20 (3.12%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (2.02%) CESG CLAS
12 13 (2.02%) SWIFT
13 10 (1.56%) Clustering
14 9 (1.40%) SecurID
15 7 (1.09%) Replication
15 7 (1.09%) Tandem
16 6 (0.93%) Mainframe
17 5 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 293 (45.64%) Windows
2 137 (21.34%) Linux
3 99 (15.42%) UNIX
4 71 (11.06%) Solaris
5 62 (9.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (6.07%) AIX
7 33 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (4.98%) Apple iOS
9 27 (4.21%) Android
10 22 (3.43%) BlackBerry OS
11 17 (2.65%) CentOS
12 12 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.09%) HPUX
14 6 (0.93%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.78%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.62%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.62%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (21.96%) ITIL
2 106 (16.51%) Information Security
3 67 (10.44%) Software Engineering
4 54 (8.41%) Identity Management
5 50 (7.79%) Mentoring
6 43 (6.70%) Cyber Security
7 40 (6.23%) Security Architecture
8 39 (6.07%) Configuration Management
9 37 (5.76%) Risk Management
9 37 (5.76%) Load Balancing
10 32 (4.98%) Change Management
11 29 (4.52%) ERP
11 29 (4.52%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (4.21%) Service Delivery
13 26 (4.05%) PRINCE2
13 26 (4.05%) Penetration Testing
14 25 (3.89%) UML
14 25 (3.89%) E-Commerce
14 25 (3.89%) Waterfall
15 23 (3.58%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 150 (23.36%) Java
2 73 (11.37%) C#
3 72 (11.21%) C++
4 68 (10.59%) SQL
5 55 (8.57%) C
6 43 (6.70%) Python
7 40 (6.23%) Perl
8 36 (5.61%) PowerShell
9 24 (3.74%) JavaScript
10 21 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.18%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.71%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.56%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.25%) VBScript
14 8 (1.25%) VB
15 5 (0.78%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.47%) Bourne shell
16 3 (0.47%) C-shell
17 2 (0.31%) PHP
17 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 185 (28.82%) Security Cleared
2 127 (19.78%) SC Cleared
3 101 (15.73%) Degree
4 74 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (10.12%) CISSP
6 57 (8.88%) DV Cleared
7 42 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (6.39%) CCNP
9 33 (5.14%) MCSE
10 31 (4.83%) CISM
11 30 (4.67%) CCNA
12 23 (3.58%) MCITP
13 20 (3.12%) MCSA
14 14 (2.18%) Oracle Certification
15 13 (2.02%) OCP
15 13 (2.02%) RHCE
16 12 (1.87%) CISA
17 10 (1.56%) CCSA
17 10 (1.56%) CCSE
17 10 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (4.05%) COBIT
3 23 (3.58%) PCI DSS
4 20 (3.12%) ISO 9000
5 19 (2.96%) SLA
6 18 (2.80%) ISO 8583
7 13 (2.02%) QA
8 12 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 12 (1.87%) COSO
9 10 (1.56%) HMG Infosec
10 9 (1.40%) ISO 9001
11 7 (1.09%) JSP 440
12 6 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.16%) Basel II
13 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.16%) BS7799
13 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 157 (24.45%) Active Directory
2 55 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (8.41%) Hyper-V
4 30 (4.67%) vSphere
5 29 (4.52%) VMware ESX
6 27 (4.21%) UAG
7 20 (3.12%) XenApp
8 15 (2.34%) Squid
9 13 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (1.71%) NFS
11 9 (1.40%) Firmware
12 8 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.93%) Snort
13 6 (0.93%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.62%) vCloud
14 4 (0.62%) ACF2
14 4 (0.62%) KVM
14 4 (0.62%) RHEV
14 4 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (9.50%) SCOM
2 53 (8.26%) SCCM
3 34 (5.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 22 (3.43%) SCOrch
5 16 (2.49%) EMC NetWorker
6 13 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (2.02%) SCVMM
7 9 (1.40%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.09%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.09%) EdgeSight
9 6 (0.93%) Nagios
9 6 (0.93%) CA SiteMinder
9 6 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.93%) Nessus
9 6 (0.93%) Puppet
9 6 (0.93%) OpenSSO
9 6 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.78%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.62%) YUM
Vendors
1 252 (39.25%) Microsoft
2 135 (21.03%) Oracle
3 96 (14.95%) VMware
4 67 (10.44%) Cisco
5 47 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 44 (6.85%) IBM
7 41 (6.39%) Citrix
8 29 (4.52%) Juniper
8 29 (4.52%) Sun
9 27 (4.21%) EMC
10 24 (3.74%) TIBCO
11 23 (3.58%) CheckPoint
12 22 (3.43%) HP
13 19 (2.96%) McAfee
14 18 (2.80%) Fujitsu
15 15 (2.34%) IronPort
15 15 (2.34%) Dell
16 14 (2.18%) Veritas
16 14 (2.18%) Symantec
17 13 (2.02%) SolarWinds
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