The 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 96 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 0.65% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.43% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,375 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.85% -12.00%
Cryptography
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
655 841 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.36% 45.71% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 544 616 608
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 18 (58.06%) Data Protection
3 17 (54.84%) Information Security
4 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
5 13 (41.94%) C
6 12 (38.71%) C#
6 12 (38.71%) C++
6 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
7 11 (35.48%) Java
7 11 (35.48%) Python
8 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
9 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (25.81%) Product Management
10 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
10 8 (25.81%) UNIX
10 8 (25.81%) Windows
10 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (19.35%) Project Management
13 5 (16.13%) Requirements Management
14 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
14 4 (12.90%) Rational DOORS
14 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
14 4 (12.90%) Line Management
14 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
14 4 (12.90%) SDLC
14 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
14 4 (12.90%) Internet

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.45%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) SSL
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Programmer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) XSD
3 1 (3.23%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.23%) EJB
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) EclipseLink
3 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) JPA
3 1 (3.23%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (3.23%) JAX-WS
3 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
3 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience
5 2 (6.45%) EMV
6 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
6 1 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) UNIX
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Data Protection
2 17 (54.84%) Information Security
3 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Product Management
5 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Requirements Management
9 4 (12.90%) Line Management
9 4 (12.90%) SDLC
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
9 4 (12.90%) OO
10 3 (9.68%) Scrum
10 3 (9.68%) CAPI
10 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
11 2 (6.45%) Use Case
11 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
11 2 (6.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C
2 12 (38.71%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) C++
3 11 (35.48%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Postgraduate
4 2 (6.45%) CISMP
4 2 (6.45%) CEH
4 2 (6.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VirtualBox
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) Xen
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
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