The 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 119 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.36% 0.063% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 0.17% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £51,250 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.10% +6.50%
Cryptography
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
670 574 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.22% 36.15% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 544 442 511
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cryptography
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Knutsford - 3 £50,000 -
Cryptography
North West

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) SAML
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Biometrics
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Tandem
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Legal

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) OAuth
1 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) Biometrics
3 2 (25.00%) Tandem
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM