Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 328 323
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 +27
Permanent jobs citing PKI 49 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.86% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 28
North West median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +22.99% +24.67%
10th Percentile £44,000 £43,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £75,000 £59,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -0.45%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,439 5,023 4,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.22% 38.06% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,539 3,879 4,089
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the North West

PKI
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PKI in the North West.

Salary trend for PKI in the North West

PKI
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in the North West over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PKI in the North West

PKI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the North West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Cheshire +32 25 £67,500 +37.76% 2
Manchester +12 19 £60,000 +17.07% 3
Merseyside +11 2 £40,000 -46.67%
Lancashire +10 1 - -
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for PKI.

1 28 (57.14%) Information Security
2 21 (42.86%) CISSP
3 20 (40.82%) Firewall
3 20 (40.82%) Security Operations
4 16 (32.65%) Network Security
5 15 (30.61%) Smart Meter
5 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
5 15 (30.61%) CISM
6 13 (26.53%) ITIL
6 13 (26.53%) Windows
6 13 (26.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (26.53%) Security Architecture
6 13 (26.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 12 (24.49%) SIEM
7 12 (24.49%) Security Management
8 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
8 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
9 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
9 10 (20.41%) Cryptography
9 10 (20.41%) Linux
10 9 (18.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (18.37%) VPN
10 9 (18.37%) DNS
10 9 (18.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (16.33%) Qualys
12 7 (14.29%) Banking
12 7 (14.29%) CESG
12 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 7 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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 4 (8.16%) Apache
1 4 (8.16%) IIS
1 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) Confluence
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) Firewall
2 16 (32.65%) Network Security
3 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 9 (18.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (18.37%) VPN
4 6 (12.24%) Internet
4 6 (12.24%) IPsec
5 3 (6.12%) FTP
5 3 (6.12%) HTTP
5 3 (6.12%) SMTP
5 3 (6.12%) SSH
5 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.12%) WAN
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
6 2 (4.08%) Wireless
7 1 (2.04%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.04%) Gradle
3 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (14.29%) Banking
1 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.24%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Head of Operations
1 10 (20.41%) Head of Security
2 9 (18.37%) Architect
2 9 (18.37%) Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Security Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) IT Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) IT Security Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Senior IT Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Senior IT Security Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Security Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) SIEM Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) SAML
3 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) OAuth
3 3 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (6.12%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) LDAP
4 2 (4.08%) SPNEGO
4 2 (4.08%) XACML
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.04%) OpenID
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Management Information System
1 15 (30.61%) Smart Meter
2 9 (18.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (14.29%) CESG
4 6 (12.24%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (4.08%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Solaris
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Unix
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Information Security
2 20 (40.82%) Security Operations
3 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 13 (26.53%) Security Architecture
4 12 (24.49%) Security Management
4 12 (24.49%) SIEM
5 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
5 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
6 10 (20.41%) Cryptography
6 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
7 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.24%) Computer Security
8 6 (12.24%) Process Improvement
8 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Software Deployment
8 6 (12.24%) Threat Management
8 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (12.24%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 15 (30.61%) CISM
3 7 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
3 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) CEH
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (6.12%) CCSP
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.12%) CISMP
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (6.12%) ISSAP
5 3 (6.12%) SSCP
6 2 (4.08%) CISA
6 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.04%) GCIH
7 1 (2.04%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (26.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 6 (12.24%) FISMA
3 3 (6.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) QRadar
2 4 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.12%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Qualys
2 6 (12.24%) Sophos
2 6 (12.24%) Splunk
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) McAfee
4 4 (8.16%) Symantec
5 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.12%) Google
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 3 (6.12%) Trend Micro
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 2 (4.08%) F5
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (4.08%) Ping Identity
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) TOWER Software
6 2 (4.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.04%) SmartCo