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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 220 212 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.037% 0.14% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.40% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,500 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £47,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1796 2023 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.41% 35.32% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1373 1447
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (55.56%) CESG
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) RMADS
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) BCP
3 4 (44.44%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) PKI
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) IT Governance

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) CLAS Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Author
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CESG
2 4 (44.44%) RMADS
2 4 (44.44%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) BCP
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee