Period
to 15 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 172 191
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 -15
Contract jobs citing PKI 18 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 0.98% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
East of England median daily rate £525 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.29% -1.41%
10th Percentile £356 £400 £263
90th Percentile £577 £613 £625
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £32.73
England median hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £32.73
% change year-on-year -13.04% +5.41% +25.88%

PKI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1615 1531 1587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.89% 31.86% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 845 836
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £197 £180 £189
90th Percentile £575 £538 £556
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 130 181
East of England median hourly rate £38.26 £32.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.06% +42.82% +1.12%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.88 £42.50
England median hourly rate £21.30 £20.00 £19.22
% change year-on-year +6.50% +4.06% +9.83%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PKI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PKI in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 12 £538 +34.38%
Essex -10 3 £361 -34.32%
Cambridgeshire -18 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £575 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PKI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PKI.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) CISSP
3 6 (33.33%) SSL
3 6 (33.33%) IPsec
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Gemalto
4 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
4 5 (27.78%) FIPS 140-2
4 5 (27.78%) Thales
5 4 (22.22%) WSUS
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) SCCM
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Server Hardening
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
6 3 (16.67%) Law
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) SAN

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) IPsec
1 6 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) HSRP
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) Junos
4 1 (5.56%) NX-OS
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) Skype
4 1 (5.56%) SNMP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
1 2 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Cryptography Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Systems Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Packager
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Security Advisor
3 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Server Hardening
3 2 (11.11%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Server Building
3 2 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 2 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) CISSP
3 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) CISA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) FIPS 140-2
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) BitLocker
2 2 (11.11%) DFS Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) WSUS
2 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) PowerCLI
3 2 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.56%) Nexpose
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Gemalto
3 5 (27.78%) Thales
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Clearswift
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) Huawei
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Lumension
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Capita
6 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
6 1 (5.56%) Google
6 1 (5.56%) Imperva
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp