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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 218 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.098% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
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
2033 2061 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.82% 37.66% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1506 1562
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016. 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
Newbury +21 3 £62,500 -
Cryptography
South East

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) PKI
2 5 (62.50%) Identity Management
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Smartcard
2 5 (62.50%) X.500
2 5 (62.50%) X.509
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) IT Governance
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) X.500
1 5 (62.50%) X.509
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Operations Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) PKI
2 5 (62.50%) Smartcard
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Identity Management
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) IT Governance
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware