Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 22 November 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 > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 178 206
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 -4
Contract jobs citing PKI 21 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 11
South West median daily rate £625 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% +13.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £459 £306 £325
90th Percentile £733 £774 £555
England median daily rate £488 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +5.41% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.93% - -
England median hourly rate £31.00 £34.50 £32.73
% change year-on-year -10.14% +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 South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1547 1651 1790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.28% 28.77% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1123 1134
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £206 £225 £211
90th Percentile £541 £563 £534
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 117 102
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +16.42%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.53 £13.41
90th Percentile £57.31 £43.95 £54.63
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PKI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PKI in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Wiltshire +7 11 £700 +64.71% 1
Bristol -16 4 £625 +11.11%
Dorset - 4 £475 - 1
Gloucestershire +16 1 - - 1
Somerset -8 1 - -
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South West region with a requirement for PKI.

1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) CA
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) Network Security
5 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 7 (33.33%) CISSP
6 6 (28.57%) Gemalto
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) IPsec
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) McAfee
8 4 (19.05%) SCCP
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) MCSE
8 4 (19.05%) Unix
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) GIAC
8 4 (19.05%) ISSAP

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) IPsec
3 4 (19.05%) SCCP
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (14.29%) LDAP
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
6 1 (4.76%) DMZ
6 1 (4.76%) Extranet
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Communications Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SAML
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Database Security
4 2 (9.52%) Network Segmentation
4 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) SABSA
4 2 (9.52%) Security Auditing
4 2 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
4 2 (9.52%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (9.52%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) CISSP
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (19.05%) GIAC
5 4 (19.05%) ISSAP
5 4 (19.05%) MCSE
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (14.29%) CISM
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) OSCP
7 2 (9.52%) SANS
8 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (4.76%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) GDPR
2 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware
4 2 (9.52%) IAG
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) CA
4 6 (28.57%) Gemalto
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) McAfee
5 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) Becrypt
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
8 1 (4.76%) Qualys
8 1 (4.76%) SAP