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 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 100 118 136
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 32 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 0.70% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 1.61% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £41,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
989 929 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.17% 43.19% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 697 739 1031
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 23 October 2014. 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 +9 32 £41,500 -27.82%
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Degree
2 43 (81.13%) Computer Science
3 42 (79.25%) C#
4 41 (77.36%) Information Security
5 39 (73.58%) Mathematics
5 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
6 35 (66.04%) C++
7 34 (64.15%) Python
8 32 (60.38%) Windows
8 32 (60.38%) Embedded Systems
9 31 (58.49%) C
10 29 (54.72%) UNIX
11 26 (49.06%) Java
12 25 (47.17%) Internet
13 24 (45.28%) ISO 9000
14 23 (43.40%) Data Protection
15 22 (41.51%) PKI
15 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (41.51%) Product Management
16 20 (37.74%) Management Information System
16 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
17 16 (30.19%) OpenStack
17 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
18 15 (28.30%) CloudStack
19 13 (24.53%) Requirements Engineering
20 12 (22.64%) Software Architecture
20 12 (22.64%) Line Management
21 9 (16.98%) Electronics
21 9 (16.98%) .NET
21 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 16 (30.19%) OpenStack
2 15 (28.30%) CloudStack
3 7 (13.21%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Hadoop
1 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (16.98%) Electronics
1 9 (16.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Software Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Test Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Systems Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Software Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Cryptography Specialist
9 2 (3.77%) Security Specialist
10 1 (1.89%) Security Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (5.66%) JCE
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (81.13%) Computer Science
2 39 (73.58%) Mathematics
3 32 (60.38%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (41.51%) PKI
5 20 (37.74%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.89%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) UNIX
3 9 (16.98%) Linux
4 3 (5.66%) AIX
4 3 (5.66%) HPUX
4 3 (5.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) Information Security
2 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
3 23 (43.40%) Data Protection
4 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) Product Management
5 13 (24.53%) Requirements Engineering
6 12 (22.64%) Software Architecture
6 12 (22.64%) Line Management
7 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.98%) OOP
7 9 (16.98%) OO
7 9 (16.98%) Requirements Management
7 9 (16.98%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
8 8 (15.09%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
10 5 (9.43%) TOGAF
11 4 (7.55%) Validation
12 3 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (3.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) C#
2 35 (66.04%) C++
3 34 (64.15%) Python
4 31 (58.49%) C
5 26 (49.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (16.98%) Postgraduate
4 4 (7.55%) CISSP
4 4 (7.55%) CEH
4 4 (7.55%) CISMP
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (45.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) Xen
2 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) HP