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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 591 536 680
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +144
Permanent jobs citing PKI 313 366 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.88% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 222 283 135
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £38,000 £40,000
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
43012 41377 45827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 38.92% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33624 33569 38580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -54 310 £50,000 -4.76% 33
South East -31 120 £52,500 - 12
London -53 70 £55,000 -15.38% 10
Hampshire -39 57 £54,000 -1.81% 2
East of England -9 47 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Berkshire +30 41 £45,000 - 6
South West -13 32 £42,500 +3.65% 2
City of London -6 29 £57,000 -15.55% 5
Cambridgeshire +16 25 £42,000 -1.17%
Cambridge +14 25 £42,000 -1.17%
Reading +17 24 £55,000 - 5
Surrey -14 18 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Farnborough - 18 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire -25 17 £45,000 +50.75% 3
Basingstoke -38 17 £60,500 +16.34%
West Yorkshire -17 16 £45,000 +50.75% 2
Leeds -18 16 £45,000 +50.75% 2
Guildford +10 14 £32,500 -29.72% 1
Gloucestershire +1 14 £41,000 - 1
East Midlands -19 13 £50,000 -
Leicester +15 12 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +4 12 £50,000 -
Bristol -4 12 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire -25 12 £62,500 +150.00% 3
Suffolk - 10 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 10 £45,000 -
Dorset +3 6 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -46 6 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Poole - 6 £45,000 -
Gloucester -1 4 £38,500 -6.09% 1

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 285 (43.91%) Windows
2 266 (40.99%) Microsoft
3 201 (30.97%) Security Cleared
4 188 (28.97%) Finance
5 164 (25.27%) Active Directory
6 150 (23.11%) Java
7 139 (21.42%) Oracle
8 133 (20.49%) SC Cleared
9 127 (19.57%) Firewall
10 126 (19.41%) Linux
11 125 (19.26%) DNS
12 121 (18.64%) ITIL
13 118 (18.18%) LDAP
14 113 (17.41%) TCP/IP
15 101 (15.56%) Degree
16 94 (14.48%) VMware
17 92 (14.18%) Information Security
17 92 (14.18%) MS Excel
18 91 (14.02%) Smartcard
19 89 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
20 87 (13.41%) VPN
21 80 (12.33%) SSL
21 80 (12.33%) C++
22 78 (12.02%) Management Information System
23 74 (11.40%) UNIX
23 74 (11.40%) DHCP
24 72 (11.09%) CISSP
24 72 (11.09%) XML
24 72 (11.09%) C#
24 72 (11.09%) SQL

PKI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 64 (9.86%) Apache
2 54 (8.32%) MS Exchange
3 45 (6.93%) SharePoint
4 40 (6.16%) WebLogic
4 40 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (5.86%) WebSphere
6 35 (5.39%) Lync
7 28 (4.31%) MQSeries
8 27 (4.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 26 (4.01%) IIS
10 20 (3.08%) Tomcat
11 17 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.69%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.69%) CloudStack
13 9 (1.39%) IBM Notes
13 9 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
13 9 (1.39%) Commerce Server
13 9 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 92 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.85%) MS Office
3 9 (1.39%) MS Project
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.85%) Office 365
2 23 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.39%) IaaS
4 8 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.08%) SaaS
6 5 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 127 (19.57%) Firewall
2 125 (19.26%) DNS
3 118 (18.18%) LDAP
4 113 (17.41%) TCP/IP
5 87 (13.41%) VPN
6 80 (12.33%) SSL
7 74 (11.40%) DHCP
8 68 (10.48%) Network Security
9 59 (9.09%) Internet
10 49 (7.55%) IPsec
11 48 (7.40%) Kerberos
12 44 (6.78%) X.509
13 39 (6.01%) HTTP
14 36 (5.55%) SAN
15 35 (5.39%) SSH
16 31 (4.78%) MPLS
17 26 (4.01%) Wireless
18 24 (3.70%) LAN
19 23 (3.54%) WAN
19 23 (3.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.09%) Oracle Database
3 38 (5.86%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.16%) DB2
5 22 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.23%) MySQL
9 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.77%) IDOL
10 5 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.62%) Redis
11 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.62%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.46%) NonStop SQL
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (2.47%) Subversion
2 9 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.77%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.77%) Ant
4 5 (0.77%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.77%) Fiddler
5 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.62%) Maven
5 4 (0.62%) JIRA
6 3 (0.46%) Hudson
6 3 (0.46%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.31%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.31%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 188 (28.97%) Finance
2 42 (6.47%) Banking
3 33 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.85%) Military
5 24 (3.70%) Law
5 24 (3.70%) Retail
6 12 (1.85%) Publishing
7 11 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.69%) Electronics
8 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.08%) German Language
9 7 (1.08%) Legal
10 6 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.92%) Marketing
11 5 (0.77%) Back Office
12 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 134 (20.65%) Consultant
2 101 (15.56%) Architect
3 46 (7.09%) Security Engineer
4 42 (6.47%) Security Consultant
5 40 (6.16%) Analyst
6 36 (5.55%) Senior Consultant
7 35 (5.39%) Developer
8 32 (4.93%) Network Engineer
8 32 (4.93%) Software Engineer
9 31 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (4.47%) Senior Architect
11 28 (4.31%) Applications Support
12 26 (4.01%) Security Architect
13 25 (3.85%) Software Developer
13 25 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
13 25 (3.85%) Security Analyst
13 25 (3.85%) C++ Developer
14 22 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
15 21 (3.24%) Security Specialist
16 20 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (11.09%) XML
2 56 (8.63%) .NET
3 47 (7.24%) Middleware
4 42 (6.47%) HTML
5 27 (4.16%) JMS
6 26 (4.01%) Web Services
7 19 (2.93%) FreeMarker
8 12 (1.85%) J2EE
9 9 (1.39%) COM
9 9 (1.39%) WebCenter
9 9 (1.39%) JSR 170
10 7 (1.08%) OAuth
11 6 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (0.77%) SOAP
12 5 (0.77%) SAML
12 5 (0.77%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.77%) RESTful
13 4 (0.62%) HTML5
13 4 (0.62%) Java EE
14 3 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.02%) Smartcard
2 78 (12.02%) Management Information System
3 65 (10.02%) Computer Science
4 62 (9.55%) Cryptography
5 61 (9.40%) Blackberry
6 57 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (8.01%) Mathematics
8 40 (6.16%) Open Source
9 19 (2.93%) CESG
10 17 (2.62%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.85%) CESG CLAS
13 10 (1.54%) Kindle
14 9 (1.39%) SecurID
15 7 (1.08%) Clustering
15 7 (1.08%) SWIFT
15 7 (1.08%) RMADS
16 6 (0.92%) Firmware
17 5 (0.77%) Mainframe
17 5 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 285 (43.91%) Windows
2 126 (19.41%) Linux
3 74 (11.40%) UNIX
4 53 (8.17%) Solaris
5 48 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (5.70%) Apple iOS
8 33 (5.08%) Android
9 29 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (4.01%) AIX
11 25 (3.85%) BlackBerry OS
12 17 (2.62%) CentOS
13 9 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (1.08%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.77%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.77%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.46%) Debian
18 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (18.64%) ITIL
2 92 (14.18%) Information Security
3 68 (10.48%) Software Engineering
4 53 (8.17%) Mentoring
5 50 (7.70%) Security Architecture
6 47 (7.24%) Load Balancing
7 44 (6.78%) Identity Management
8 41 (6.32%) PRINCE2
8 41 (6.32%) Configuration Management
9 39 (6.01%) ERP
10 37 (5.70%) Project Management
11 36 (5.55%) Cyber Security
12 34 (5.24%) Penetration Testing
13 33 (5.08%) Service Delivery
14 32 (4.93%) Risk Management
15 31 (4.78%) UML
16 27 (4.16%) Web Development
17 25 (3.85%) Change Management
17 25 (3.85%) SIEM
18 24 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 150 (23.11%) Java
2 80 (12.33%) C++
3 72 (11.09%) C#
3 72 (11.09%) SQL
4 55 (8.47%) C
5 39 (6.01%) PowerShell
6 37 (5.70%) Python
7 32 (4.93%) Perl
8 31 (4.78%) JavaScript
9 20 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.31%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.77%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.62%) Scala
13 4 (0.62%) VB
14 3 (0.46%) VBScript
14 3 (0.46%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.46%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.46%) C-shell
15 2 (0.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 201 (30.97%) Security Cleared
2 133 (20.49%) SC Cleared
3 101 (15.56%) Degree
4 89 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 72 (11.09%) CISSP
6 62 (9.55%) DV Cleared
7 45 (6.93%) MCSE
8 42 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
9 38 (5.86%) CCNP
9 38 (5.86%) MCITP
10 34 (5.24%) CCNA
11 30 (4.62%) CISM
12 24 (3.70%) MCSA
13 14 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
13 14 (2.16%) CISA
14 13 (2.00%) RHCE
14 13 (2.00%) OCP
14 13 (2.00%) CEH
15 10 (1.54%) CCSA
15 10 (1.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (3.85%) ISO 8583
3 21 (3.24%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 17 (2.62%) ISO 9000
4 17 (2.62%) PCI DSS
5 15 (2.31%) SLA
6 14 (2.16%) HMG Infosec
6 14 (2.16%) COBIT
7 7 (1.08%) QA
7 7 (1.08%) COSO
7 7 (1.08%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.31%) BS7799
9 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.15%) WCAG
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) GPG13
System Software
1 164 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 72 (11.09%) Hyper-V
3 52 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (5.08%) UAG
5 30 (4.62%) VMware ESX
6 29 (4.47%) vSphere
7 23 (3.54%) XenApp
8 20 (3.08%) NFS
9 13 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (1.69%) Squid
11 10 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.08%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.92%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.62%) XenServer
15 4 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.62%) Snort
16 3 (0.46%) RACF
16 3 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.46%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 53 (8.17%) SCCM
2 45 (6.93%) SCOM
3 23 (3.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 21 (3.24%) SCOrch
5 14 (2.16%) HP SIM
5 14 (2.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 14 (2.16%) SCVMM
6 13 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (1.69%) OpenSSO
8 10 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (1.39%) CA SiteMinder
10 7 (1.08%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.08%) Puppet
11 6 (0.92%) Nessus
11 6 (0.92%) Nagios
12 5 (0.77%) MOM
12 5 (0.77%) Netcool
12 5 (0.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 266 (40.99%) Microsoft
2 139 (21.42%) Oracle
3 94 (14.48%) VMware
4 62 (9.55%) Cisco
5 45 (6.93%) Red Hat
6 38 (5.86%) Citrix
6 38 (5.86%) IBM
7 27 (4.16%) TIBCO
7 27 (4.16%) Juniper
7 27 (4.16%) HP
7 27 (4.16%) EMC
8 24 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 24 (3.70%) Dell
9 22 (3.39%) Fujitsu
10 20 (3.08%) McAfee
11 19 (2.93%) Sun
12 17 (2.62%) CA
13 13 (2.00%) Saba
13 13 (2.00%) SolarWinds
14 12 (1.85%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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