The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 31 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 95 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 25 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.38% 1.09% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 3.23% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Average salary - £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
724 558 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.07% 33.82% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 540 472 577
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Cryptography
Cambridgeshire

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 25 (78.13%) C++
1 25 (78.13%) Degree
2 22 (68.75%) Python
3 20 (62.50%) C#
3 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 19 (59.38%) UNIX
4 19 (59.38%) Internet
5 18 (56.25%) Windows
5 18 (56.25%) Information Security
6 17 (53.13%) Product Management
6 17 (53.13%) Mathematics
7 16 (50.00%) C
8 15 (46.88%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
10 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (40.63%) PKI
10 13 (40.63%) Java
10 13 (40.63%) ISO 9000
11 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
12 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
13 9 (28.13%) OpenStack
14 8 (25.00%) CloudStack
14 8 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
14 8 (25.00%) OO
15 7 (21.88%) Linux
15 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
16 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
17 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
17 5 (15.63%) Electronics

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (28.13%) OpenStack
2 8 (25.00%) CloudStack
3 4 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.38%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
1 5 (15.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (9.38%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 17 (53.13%) Mathematics
3 15 (46.88%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
5 13 (40.63%) PKI
6 4 (12.50%) Firmware
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (9.38%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) UNIX
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
4 3 (9.38%) HPUX
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) Information Security
3 17 (53.13%) Product Management
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
8 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) OOP
8 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
10 3 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) C++
2 22 (68.75%) Python
3 20 (62.50%) C#
4 16 (50.00%) C
5 13 (40.63%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++
7 3 (9.38%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Postgraduate
4 3 (9.38%) CISMP
4 3 (9.38%) CEH
4 3 (9.38%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
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Thales
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Thales
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
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