The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 216 217 216
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% 0.091% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £51,500 £70,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £56,750 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Cryptography
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1803 1961 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.72% 35.82% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1376 1456
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Berkshire region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cryptography
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £67,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Cryptography
South East

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography.

1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 5 (71.43%) CESG
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
3 4 (57.14%) RMADS
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) BCP
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) CISM
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Legal

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Author
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CESG
2 4 (57.14%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (57.14%) RMADS
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) BCP
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee