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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 121 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 11 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.21% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.46% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £53,750 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
858 1086 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.25% 45.69% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 691 872 813
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 27 March 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 +18 11 £53,750 -23.21% 5
Cryptography
East of England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (86.67%) Degree
2 47 (78.33%) Information Security
3 38 (63.33%) Data Protection
4 37 (61.67%) Software Engineering
5 36 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 36 (60.00%) C#
6 34 (56.67%) Mathematics
7 30 (50.00%) C
7 30 (50.00%) Python
8 28 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
9 22 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (35.00%) Mentoring
10 21 (35.00%) C++
11 20 (33.33%) Management Information System
12 19 (31.67%) Product Management
13 17 (28.33%) Windows
14 15 (25.00%) UNIX
14 15 (25.00%) Java
15 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (21.67%) Project Management
15 13 (21.67%) Requirements Management
16 11 (18.33%) Internet
16 11 (18.33%) ISO 9000
16 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
17 10 (16.67%) Line Management
17 10 (16.67%) Postgraduate
17 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 8 (13.33%) Linux
18 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
18 8 (13.33%) TOGAF

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 6 (10.00%) CloudStack
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) Ant
2 1 (1.67%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) Maven
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.67%) Electronics
1 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Test Engineer
1 17 (28.33%) Integration Engineer
1 17 (28.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Systems Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Cryptography Specialist
9 1 (1.67%) Software Team Leader
9 1 (1.67%) Security Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.67%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.67%) Java EE
4 1 (1.67%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.67%) JPA
4 1 (1.67%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.67%) REST
4 1 (1.67%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSD
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
4 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.67%) WinForms
4 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.67%) EJB
4 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 34 (56.67%) Mathematics
3 28 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.00%) PKI
6 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) EMV
7 2 (3.33%) User Experience
7 2 (3.33%) Human Factors
8 1 (1.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) UNIX
3 8 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) Information Security
2 38 (63.33%) Data Protection
3 37 (61.67%) Software Engineering
4 22 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (35.00%) Mentoring
6 19 (31.67%) Product Management
7 13 (21.67%) Requirements Management
7 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.67%) Project Management
8 10 (16.67%) Line Management
9 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
9 8 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 7 (11.67%) Validation
10 7 (11.67%) OO
11 6 (10.00%) Software Architecture
12 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.33%) OOP
13 4 (6.67%) Change Management
14 3 (5.00%) Scrum
15 2 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) C#
2 30 (50.00%) Python
2 30 (50.00%) C
3 21 (35.00%) C++
4 15 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (86.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) CEH
4 2 (3.33%) CISMP
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Xen
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) VMware
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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