The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - - 103
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Cryptography
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
561 622 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.17% 33.09% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 501 565 392
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cryptography
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS