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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 98 121 132
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 45 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 0.56% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.39% 1.26% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
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
1026 956 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.75% 44.59% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 751 747 949
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +29 45 £42,000 -40.00% 1
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (95.24%) Degree
2 47 (74.60%) Computer Science
2 47 (74.60%) Information Security
3 45 (71.43%) C#
4 43 (68.25%) Software Engineering
5 42 (66.67%) Mathematics
6 40 (63.49%) Python
7 35 (55.56%) C
8 33 (52.38%) Data Protection
9 32 (50.79%) Embedded Systems
10 29 (46.03%) C++
11 25 (39.68%) Windows
12 24 (38.10%) Java
13 23 (36.51%) Mentoring
14 22 (34.92%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (33.33%) UNIX
16 19 (30.16%) Product Management
16 19 (30.16%) Management Information System
17 17 (26.98%) Internet
18 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
19 15 (23.81%) ISO 9000
20 14 (22.22%) PKI
21 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
21 12 (19.05%) Linux
22 11 (17.46%) Software Architecture
22 11 (17.46%) Line Management
23 10 (15.87%) Requirements Management
24 9 (14.29%) Project Management
24 9 (14.29%) OpenStack

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 9 (14.29%) CloudStack
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
1 5 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Ant
2 1 (1.59%) JUnit
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.94%) Electronics
1 5 (7.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Test Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Integration Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 15 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Software Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Cryptography Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (4.76%) JCE
4 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.59%) EJB
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) XSD
4 1 (1.59%) XSLT
4 1 (1.59%) Java EE
4 1 (1.59%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.59%) JPA
4 1 (1.59%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (74.60%) Computer Science
2 42 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 32 (50.79%) Embedded Systems
4 19 (30.16%) Management Information System
5 14 (22.22%) PKI
6 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.17%) EMV
7 2 (3.17%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) UNIX
3 12 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) AIX
4 3 (4.76%) HPUX
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Information Security
2 43 (68.25%) Software Engineering
3 33 (52.38%) Data Protection
4 23 (36.51%) Mentoring
5 22 (34.92%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (30.16%) Product Management
7 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.46%) Software Architecture
8 11 (17.46%) Line Management
9 10 (15.87%) Requirements Management
10 9 (14.29%) Project Management
11 7 (11.11%) OO
11 7 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
12 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.52%) OOP
12 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
13 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
14 4 (6.35%) Change Management
14 4 (6.35%) Validation
15 3 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C#
2 40 (63.49%) Python
3 35 (55.56%) C
4 29 (46.03%) C++
5 24 (38.10%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 60 (95.24%) Degree
2 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) Postgraduate
4 5 (7.94%) CISSP
4 5 (7.94%) CEH
4 5 (7.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) Xen
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) HP
2 1 (1.59%) VMware
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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