The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 118 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.43% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 2.10% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,750 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +33.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
454 477 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.63% 25.54% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 278 347 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Cryptography
North West

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cheshire region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cryptography
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
2 9 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (75.00%) Legal
2 9 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (75.00%) Tandem
2 9 (75.00%) PKI
2 9 (75.00%) Release Management
2 9 (75.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 9 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (75.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

General
1 9 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Security Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (75.00%) Tandem
1 9 (75.00%) PKI
1 9 (75.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (75.00%) Release Management
1 9 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (75.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM