Period
to 9 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
England > Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 303 216 311
Rank change year-on-year -87 +95 +13
Permanent jobs citing PKI 22 6 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.21% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.39% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 16
10th Percentile £34,975 " £38,375
25th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £40,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% - -13.04%
75th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £58,875 " "
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,051 1,544 3,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.07% 31.82% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,899 1,248 3,115
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,050 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing PKI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the Midlands

PKI
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PKI in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PKI in the Midlands

PKI
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PKI in the Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Salary histogram for PKI in the Midlands

PKI
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 2021. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -92 14 £50,000 - 6
East Midlands -55 8 £37,500 -25.00% 5
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT jobs citing PKI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for PKI.

1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Azure
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft 365
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2016
5 14 (63.64%) DNS
5 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
6 12 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (40.91%) DHCP
8 9 (40.91%) Linux
9 8 (36.36%) Avaya
9 8 (36.36%) BCP
9 8 (36.36%) Back Office
9 8 (36.36%) WSUS
9 8 (36.36%) Aruba
9 8 (36.36%) Veeam
9 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (36.36%) Mimecast
9 8 (36.36%) Patch Management
9 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (36.36%) Systems Engineering
9 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2019

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) Azure
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (36.36%) Mimecast
4 2 (9.09%) AWS
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Sentinel
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) DHCP
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Back Office
2 4 (18.18%) Automotive
3 3 (13.64%) Social Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Law
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Security Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) CyberArk Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) IAM Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2016
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) BCP
1 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 8 (36.36%) Patch Management
1 8 (36.36%) Proactive Maintenance
1 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (18.18%) SIEM
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (4.55%) CCSP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.55%) NIST
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 2 (9.09%) XenApp
6 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 8 (36.36%) WSUS
3 4 (18.18%) SCOM
3 4 (18.18%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Aruba
2 8 (36.36%) Avaya
2 8 (36.36%) Veeam
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Meraki
5 3 (13.64%) CyberArk
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Veritas