Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 216 214
Rank change year-on-year +31 -2 +19
Permanent jobs citing PKI 47 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 0.35% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 45 8 6
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £42,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.05% -14.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £47,058 £76,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +0.88%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,299 2,270 2,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.59% 41.39% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,547 1,385 1,177
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,150 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PKI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in Scotland

PKI
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for PKI in Scotland

PKI
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for PKI in Scotland

PKI
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Edinburgh - 44 £65,000 -
Glasgow -5 3 £25,000 -41.18%
PKI
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PKI.

1 44 (93.62%) Qualys
1 44 (93.62%) Network Security
1 44 (93.62%) Splunk
1 44 (93.62%) SIEM
1 44 (93.62%) Vulnerability Management
1 44 (93.62%) Cybersecurity
1 44 (93.62%) Firewall
1 44 (93.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 44 (93.62%) QRadar
1 44 (93.62%) Security Operations
1 44 (93.62%) Security Operations Centre
1 44 (93.62%) Threat Management
1 44 (93.62%) Data Loss Prevention
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) CA
3 2 (4.26%) REXX
3 2 (4.26%) RACF
3 2 (4.26%) JCL
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) ISPF
3 2 (4.26%) SSH
3 2 (4.26%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (4.26%) CLIST
3 2 (4.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (2.13%) Data Acquisition

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (2.13%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 44 (93.62%) Firewall
1 44 (93.62%) Network Security
2 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.26%) SSH
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Consultant
1 44 (93.62%) Security Consultant
2 30 (63.83%) IT Consultant
2 30 (63.83%) IT Security Consultant
3 15 (31.91%) Senior Consultant
3 15 (31.91%) Senior IT Consultant
3 15 (31.91%) Senior IT Security Consultant
3 15 (31.91%) Senior Security Consultant
4 14 (29.79%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 14 (29.79%) Managing Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Auditor
5 2 (4.26%) RACF Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Auditor
6 1 (2.13%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) IT Support
6 1 (2.13%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (93.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 44 (93.62%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Cybersecurity
1 44 (93.62%) Data Loss Prevention
1 44 (93.62%) Security Operations
1 44 (93.62%) SIEM
1 44 (93.62%) Threat Management
1 44 (93.62%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (2.13%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL
2 1 (2.13%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
2 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) CLIST
2 2 (4.26%) JCL
2 2 (4.26%) REXX
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (4.26%) RACF
1 2 (4.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 44 (93.62%) QRadar
Vendors
1 44 (93.62%) Qualys
1 44 (93.62%) Splunk
2 2 (4.26%) CA
2 2 (4.26%) IBM