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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 637 593 622
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +29
Permanent jobs citing PKI 266 320 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.74% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 192 220 185
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £76,500
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
42027 43003 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.27% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 33822 37441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -37 259 £52,500 +5.00% 21
South East -17 79 £51,250 -2.38% 11
London +20 78 £55,000 -16.98% 6
East of England +14 49 £70,000 +5.66%
City of London +33 37 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Hertfordshire +7 31 £70,000 +43.58%
Berkshire -13 30 £41,250 -6.25% 8
Hampshire -42 23 £72,500 +39.42% 1
Yorkshire -22 19 £36,500 +20.78%
Rickmansworth - 19 £75,000 -
Reading +8 16 £40,000 -30.43% 5
Cambridge +6 16 £48,750 -
Leeds +2 16 £35,000 +19.86%
Cambridgeshire 0 16 £48,750 -
West Yorkshire -7 16 £35,000 +19.86%
Basingstoke -2 13 £72,500 +16.00% 1
North West -16 11 £32,500 -27.77% 3
South West -17 11 £42,500 -
East Midlands +10 10 £50,000 -
Surrey -21 10 £55,500 +5.71%
Leicester +25 9 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +5 9 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire -18 6 £50,000 +21.95%
Manchester -24 6 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Staines - 6 £48,750 -
Dorset -9 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £37,500 -23.85%
Knutsford +6 4 £50,000 -23.07%
Cheshire -7 4 £50,000 +7.52%

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (49.83%) Windows
2 212 (37.06%) Microsoft
3 163 (28.50%) Finance
4 150 (26.22%) Active Directory
5 145 (25.35%) Security Cleared
6 131 (22.90%) ITIL
7 130 (22.73%) Linux
8 129 (22.55%) Java
8 129 (22.55%) Firewall
9 117 (20.45%) Oracle
10 111 (19.41%) VMware
11 104 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 103 (18.01%) TCP/IP
13 100 (17.48%) SSL
14 98 (17.13%) Management Information System
15 95 (16.61%) UNIX
16 93 (16.26%) LDAP
17 92 (16.08%) DNS
18 84 (14.69%) Degree
19 83 (14.51%) VPN
20 82 (14.34%) Information Security
21 77 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
22 74 (12.94%) MS Excel
23 73 (12.76%) Cisco
23 73 (12.76%) Smartcard
24 72 (12.59%) Network Security
25 68 (11.89%) SQL Server
25 68 (11.89%) Solaris
26 66 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
27 64 (11.19%) Apache

PKI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (11.19%) Apache
2 57 (9.97%) WebSphere
3 38 (6.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 32 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 32 (5.59%) MS Exchange
5 31 (5.42%) WebLogic
6 30 (5.24%) Tomcat
7 25 (4.37%) MQSeries
8 21 (3.67%) IIS
9 20 (3.50%) GlassFish
10 11 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.92%) Lync
10 11 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (1.57%) IBM Notes
11 9 (1.57%) Lotus Domino
11 9 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (1.57%) ArcGIS
12 7 (1.22%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.22%) CloudStack
Applications
1 74 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.57%) MS Office
3 7 (1.22%) MS Project
4 6 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) InDesign
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.80%) Office 365
2 14 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.10%) SaaS
4 3 (0.52%) PaaS
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 129 (22.55%) Firewall
2 103 (18.01%) TCP/IP
3 100 (17.48%) SSL
4 93 (16.26%) LDAP
5 92 (16.08%) DNS
6 83 (14.51%) VPN
7 72 (12.59%) Network Security
8 58 (10.14%) Internet
9 55 (9.62%) HTTP
10 50 (8.74%) SAN
11 46 (8.04%) DHCP
12 43 (7.52%) X.509
13 42 (7.34%) WAN
14 37 (6.47%) LAN
14 37 (6.47%) SSH
15 35 (6.12%) IPsec
16 31 (5.42%) Wireless
17 28 (4.90%) Intrusion Detection
18 22 (3.85%) MPLS
18 22 (3.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.47%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 24 (4.20%) DB2
5 19 (3.32%) MySQL
6 16 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.87%) NonStop SQL
10 4 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.52%) IDOL
11 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.35%) Big Data
12 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (3.67%) Git (software)
1 21 (3.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.45%) Hudson
2 14 (2.45%) Eclipse
3 12 (2.10%) Subversion
3 12 (2.10%) Mercurial
4 8 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.52%) JIRA
7 3 (0.52%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.35%) Selenium
8 2 (0.35%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.17%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 163 (28.50%) Finance
2 23 (4.02%) Law
3 20 (3.50%) Banking
4 18 (3.15%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.45%) Military
6 13 (2.27%) Retail
7 11 (1.92%) Legal
8 9 (1.57%) Publishing
9 7 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.05%) Electronics
11 5 (0.87%) German Language
12 3 (0.52%) Back Office
12 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.52%) Marketing
13 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (15.38%) Architect
2 83 (14.51%) Consultant
3 54 (9.44%) Security Engineer
4 48 (8.39%) Security Architect
5 43 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (7.34%) Analyst
7 37 (6.47%) Network Engineer
8 26 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 25 (4.37%) Developer
9 25 (4.37%) Network Security Engineer
9 25 (4.37%) Security Consultant
10 23 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
11 22 (3.85%) Support Engineer
12 20 (3.50%) Applications Support
12 20 (3.50%) Software Developer
12 20 (3.50%) C++ Developer
12 20 (3.50%) C++ Software Developer
13 16 (2.80%) Security Specialist
13 16 (2.80%) Enterprise Architect
13 16 (2.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (11.01%) XML
2 45 (7.87%) Middleware
3 34 (5.94%) Web Services
4 29 (5.07%) .NET
5 28 (4.90%) HTML
6 26 (4.55%) JMS
7 23 (4.02%) Application Packaging
8 20 (3.50%) RESTful
9 18 (3.15%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (2.97%) Spring
11 12 (2.10%) J2EE
12 11 (1.92%) FreeMarker
13 10 (1.75%) SOAP
14 8 (1.40%) JSP
15 7 (1.22%) COM
16 6 (1.05%) SAML
16 6 (1.05%) JCE
16 6 (1.05%) REST
17 5 (0.87%) JDBC
18 4 (0.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 98 (17.13%) Management Information System
2 73 (12.76%) Smartcard
3 63 (11.01%) Cryptography
4 50 (8.74%) Computer Science
5 44 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (7.34%) Mathematics
7 31 (5.42%) Open Source
8 29 (5.07%) Blackberry
9 27 (4.72%) Algorithms
10 26 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (4.20%) CESG
12 20 (3.50%) Clustering
13 19 (3.32%) CESG CLAS
14 12 (2.10%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.92%) Replication
16 10 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
17 9 (1.57%) Tandem
18 8 (1.40%) SecurID
19 6 (1.05%) CMDB
19 6 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 285 (49.83%) Windows
2 130 (22.73%) Linux
3 95 (16.61%) UNIX
4 68 (11.89%) Solaris
5 66 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (7.52%) AIX
7 32 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (5.07%) Apple iOS
9 24 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (4.20%) Android
10 20 (3.50%) BlackBerry OS
11 16 (2.80%) CentOS
12 14 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (1.75%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.57%) HPUX
15 5 (0.87%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (22.90%) ITIL
2 82 (14.34%) Information Security
3 56 (9.79%) Identity Management
4 48 (8.39%) Software Engineering
4 48 (8.39%) Cyber Security
5 43 (7.52%) Risk Management
6 40 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (6.47%) Mentoring
7 37 (6.47%) Security Architecture
8 32 (5.59%) Waterfall
9 29 (5.07%) Change Management
10 28 (4.90%) Incident Management
10 28 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (4.37%) Change Control
12 24 (4.20%) Configuration Management
13 23 (4.02%) Service Delivery
13 23 (4.02%) Load Balancing
13 23 (4.02%) Information Assurance
14 22 (3.85%) Project Management
15 21 (3.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (22.55%) Java
2 57 (9.97%) SQL
3 53 (9.27%) C#
3 53 (9.27%) C++
4 44 (7.69%) C
5 41 (7.17%) PowerShell
6 39 (6.82%) Perl
7 29 (5.07%) Python
8 21 (3.67%) JavaScript
9 18 (3.15%) VB
10 16 (2.80%) VBScript
11 15 (2.62%) Shell Script
11 15 (2.62%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.75%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.05%) PHP
15 3 (0.52%) Jython
15 3 (0.52%) Korn
15 3 (0.52%) XPath
16 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 145 (25.35%) Security Cleared
2 104 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 84 (14.69%) Degree
4 56 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (9.79%) CISSP
5 46 (8.04%) DV Cleared
6 41 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (6.99%) CCNP
8 30 (5.24%) CCNA
9 23 (4.02%) MCSE
10 22 (3.85%) CISM
11 13 (2.27%) CCSA
11 13 (2.27%) MCITP
11 13 (2.27%) MCSA
12 11 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
13 10 (1.75%) RHCE
13 10 (1.75%) OCP
13 10 (1.75%) CCSE
14 8 (1.40%) CEH
15 5 (0.87%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (5.59%) COBIT
3 24 (4.20%) PCI DSS
4 19 (3.32%) SLA
5 18 (3.15%) QA
6 13 (2.27%) COSO
7 11 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (1.75%) ISO 9000
8 10 (1.75%) JSP 440
9 8 (1.40%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (0.87%) HMG Infosec
11 4 (0.70%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.70%) Basel II
12 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 150 (26.22%) Active Directory
2 77 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 31 (5.42%) vSphere
5 25 (4.37%) VMware ESX
6 22 (3.85%) Squid
7 10 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (1.75%) XenApp
7 10 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.75%) Snort
8 9 (1.57%) UAG
9 7 (1.22%) vCloud
10 6 (1.05%) Firmware
10 6 (1.05%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.87%) RACF
11 5 (0.87%) ACF2
12 4 (0.70%) KVM
12 4 (0.70%) RHEV
12 4 (0.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (10.49%) SCOM
2 47 (8.22%) SCCM
3 32 (5.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 21 (3.67%) SCOrch
5 13 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (1.75%) SCVMM
6 10 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.57%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (1.05%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.05%) Nagios
10 5 (0.87%) Netcool
10 5 (0.87%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.87%) Puppet
10 5 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 4 (0.70%) yum
11 4 (0.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 212 (37.06%) Microsoft
2 117 (20.45%) Oracle
3 111 (19.41%) VMware
4 73 (12.76%) Cisco
5 51 (8.92%) IBM
6 37 (6.47%) Juniper
7 35 (6.12%) Citrix
8 32 (5.59%) Sun
9 28 (4.90%) Red Hat
9 28 (4.90%) McAfee
10 24 (4.20%) CheckPoint
10 24 (4.20%) HP
11 23 (4.02%) TIBCO
12 22 (3.85%) EMC
13 21 (3.67%) IronPort
14 19 (3.32%) Symantec
15 14 (2.45%) Fujitsu
16 13 (2.27%) SolarWinds
17 12 (2.10%) F5
17 12 (2.10%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Negotiable + Car allowance, Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bodleian Libraries
Salary: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 60000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago