The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 121 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.096% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 1.22% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £41,250 £45,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £52,750 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
634 655 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.42% 34.88% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 466 556 540
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) JCE
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JCE
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS