The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 100 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 29 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.26% 0.19% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 0.41% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £53,750 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Cryptography
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
957 970 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.70% 46.93% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 709 806 826
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cryptography
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridge +21 29 £53,750 -23.21% 3
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 54 (90.00%) Degree
2 48 (80.00%) Information Security
3 39 (65.00%) Computer Science
4 38 (63.33%) Software Engineering
4 38 (63.33%) C#
5 37 (61.67%) Mathematics
6 35 (58.33%) Data Protection
7 32 (53.33%) Python
8 29 (48.33%) C
9 28 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
10 24 (40.00%) C++
11 23 (38.33%) Management Information System
12 21 (35.00%) Product Management
12 21 (35.00%) Mentoring
13 20 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (33.33%) Windows
14 18 (30.00%) UNIX
14 18 (30.00%) Java
15 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (23.33%) Internet
17 13 (21.67%) Project Management
17 13 (21.67%) ISO 9000
17 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
18 12 (20.00%) Requirements Management
18 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
19 11 (18.33%) PKI
20 10 (16.67%) Line Management
20 10 (16.67%) Postgraduate
21 9 (15.00%) Linux
21 9 (15.00%) OpenStack

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (11.67%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Internet
2 4 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.67%) Maven
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Ant
2 1 (1.67%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.67%) Military
1 4 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 15 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 15 (25.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Cryptography Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Security Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Solutions Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Consultant
10 1 (1.67%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.67%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.67%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.67%) WinForms
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSD
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
4 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.67%) EJB
4 1 (1.67%) SOAP
4 1 (1.67%) REST
4 1 (1.67%) Java EE
4 1 (1.67%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.67%) JPA
4 1 (1.67%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 37 (61.67%) Mathematics
3 28 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (38.33%) Management Information System
5 11 (18.33%) PKI
6 5 (8.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) Human Factors
7 2 (3.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) UNIX
3 9 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) Information Security
2 38 (63.33%) Software Engineering
3 35 (58.33%) Data Protection
4 21 (35.00%) Product Management
4 21 (35.00%) Mentoring
5 20 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.67%) Project Management
8 12 (20.00%) Requirements Management
9 10 (16.67%) Line Management
10 8 (13.33%) Software Architecture
10 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
11 7 (11.67%) Validation
11 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
11 7 (11.67%) OO
12 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.00%) OOP
13 5 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
14 4 (6.67%) Change Management
15 3 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 32 (53.33%) Python
3 29 (48.33%) C
4 24 (40.00%) C++
5 18 (30.00%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 54 (90.00%) Degree
2 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) CISMP
4 2 (3.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.67%) Xen
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) VMware
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k dep. on experience
Posted: 17 days ago