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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 112 114 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 20 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 1.13% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 2.67% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.77%
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
901 1050 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.22% 42.53% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 731 773 772
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +9 19 £50,000 - 1
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 16 (55.17%) C
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (41.38%) C++
5 11 (37.93%) Data Protection
5 11 (37.93%) Algorithms
6 10 (34.48%) VirtualBox
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Multimedia
6 10 (34.48%) Xen
6 10 (34.48%) Degree
6 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (34.48%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (34.48%) CAPI
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
8 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) Change Management
9 5 (17.24%) Information Security
9 5 (17.24%) C#
9 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
9 5 (17.24%) SDLC
9 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
10 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
10 3 (10.34%) Banking
10 3 (10.34%) SQL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.45%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (34.48%) Multimedia
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Security Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Algorithms
2 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.90%) EMV
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (37.93%) Data Protection
3 10 (34.48%) CAPI
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Change Management
6 5 (17.24%) Information Security
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) DRM
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C
2 15 (51.72%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 2 (6.90%) CEH
3 2 (6.90%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Xen
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (34.48%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft