The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 209 211 229
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.072% 0.091% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -18.36%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1709 1556 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.62% 28.23% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1279 1411
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Cryptography
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Cryptography Salary Histogram 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 29 July 2014. 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 £40,000 -
Reading -7 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Cryptography
South East

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) PKI
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) LDAP
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) German Language
3 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) CISSP
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Product Management
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) French Language
7 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (8.33%) F5
7 1 (8.33%) SIEM
7 1 (8.33%) Italian Language
7 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
7 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) BS25999
7 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
7 1 (8.33%) Metasploit

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (66.67%) German Language
2 2 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (8.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Support
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Sales Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) PKI
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Product Management
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Data Security
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) EMC
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Juniper
1 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee
1 1 (8.33%) Websense
1 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
1 1 (8.33%) F5