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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 122 140 140
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 13 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.61% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 0.61% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -5.10%
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
850 1139 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.13% 45.31% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 689 883 882
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +20 13 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (78.85%) Degree
2 38 (73.08%) Information Security
3 31 (59.62%) Software Engineering
4 30 (57.69%) Data Protection
5 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 28 (53.85%) C#
6 26 (50.00%) Mathematics
7 23 (44.23%) C
7 23 (44.23%) Python
8 22 (42.31%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
10 19 (36.54%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (32.69%) Product Management
12 16 (30.77%) Management Information System
13 14 (26.92%) C++
14 12 (23.08%) Java
15 11 (21.15%) UNIX
15 11 (21.15%) Windows
15 11 (21.15%) Project Management
15 11 (21.15%) Requirements Management
16 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
17 8 (15.38%) Line Management
17 8 (15.38%) Postgraduate
18 7 (13.46%) ISO 9000
18 7 (13.46%) Linux
18 7 (13.46%) Quality Management
18 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
19 6 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
19 6 (11.54%) OpenStack

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (11.54%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.69%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) JUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Test Engineer
1 15 (28.85%) Integration Engineer
1 15 (28.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Programmer
8 2 (3.85%) Cryptography Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Java Programmer
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.92%) EJB
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) XSD
4 1 (1.92%) XSLT
4 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.92%) WinForms
4 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.92%) Java EE
4 1 (1.92%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.92%) JPA
4 1 (1.92%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 26 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 22 (42.31%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.69%) PKI
6 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.85%) User Experience
7 2 (3.85%) EMV
7 2 (3.85%) Human Factors
8 1 (1.92%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) UNIX
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Information Security
2 31 (59.62%) Software Engineering
3 30 (57.69%) Data Protection
4 21 (40.38%) Mentoring
5 19 (36.54%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (32.69%) Product Management
7 11 (21.15%) Requirements Management
7 11 (21.15%) Project Management
8 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.38%) Line Management
10 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
10 7 (13.46%) Quality Management
11 6 (11.54%) Validation
12 5 (9.62%) OO
13 4 (7.69%) Change Management
14 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
14 3 (5.77%) OOP
14 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
15 2 (3.85%) User Stories
15 2 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) C#
2 23 (44.23%) Python
2 23 (44.23%) C
3 14 (26.92%) C++
4 12 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.92%) XPath
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (78.85%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.85%) CISSP
4 2 (3.85%) CEH
4 2 (3.85%) CISMP
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle