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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 105 112 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 28 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.33% 1.35% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.95% 3.07% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
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
949 1009 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.19% 43.89% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 679 753 783
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 £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -11 22 £37,500 -31.81%
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 40 (81.63%) C
2 39 (79.59%) C++
3 32 (65.31%) Java
4 28 (57.14%) Secure Coding
5 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (48.98%) Oracle
7 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
8 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
9 16 (32.65%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (20.41%) Scrum
10 10 (20.41%) Python
10 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.37%) Linux
12 8 (16.33%) C#
13 7 (14.29%) Information Security
13 7 (14.29%) Kanban
13 7 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (12.24%) Threat Modelling
14 6 (12.24%) FIPS 140-2
14 6 (12.24%) VirtualBox
14 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
14 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (12.24%) Xen
14 6 (12.24%) VMware
15 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
16 4 (8.16%) Firmware
16 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 4 (8.16%) TDD
16 4 (8.16%) Banking
16 4 (8.16%) Degree

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (2.04%) JBoss
1 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Ant
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JUnit
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Software Engineer
2 15 (30.61%) Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Cryptography Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Cryptography Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Presales Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) CGI
1 1 (2.04%) EclipseLink
1 1 (2.04%) EJB
1 1 (2.04%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) J2SE
1 1 (2.04%) Java EE
1 1 (2.04%) JAX-RS
1 1 (2.04%) JAX-WS
1 1 (2.04%) JCE
1 1 (2.04%) JPA
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) Servlets
1 1 (2.04%) SOAP
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) XML
1 1 (2.04%) XSD
1 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.16%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.12%) Smartcard
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) HPUX
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Secure Coding
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
4 16 (32.65%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) Information Security
6 7 (14.29%) Kanban
7 6 (12.24%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Use Case
8 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (6.12%) Presales
10 2 (4.08%) CAPI
11 1 (2.04%) Android Development
11 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (2.04%) SDLC
11 1 (2.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) C
2 39 (79.59%) C++
3 32 (65.31%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 8 (16.33%) C#
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VirtualBox
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (12.24%) Xen
2 4 (8.16%) Firmware
2 4 (8.16%) LXC
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) VMware