The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 301 305 302
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.061% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £80,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £72,000 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £96,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Cryptography
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4228 4915 4761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.45% 47.17% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3536 4085 4245
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in the City of London

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) PKI
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) CISA
5 4 (28.57%) CISM
5 4 (28.57%) CESG
6 3 (21.43%) SAML
6 3 (21.43%) SSL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
6 3 (21.43%) OAuth
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
6 3 (21.43%) CEH
6 3 (21.43%) Database Security
7 2 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) SABSA

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) DVB
5 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
5 1 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Product Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Application Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) SAML
1 3 (21.43%) OAuth
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) OpenID
2 2 (14.29%) WSDL
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (7.14%) STB
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) VHDL
4 1 (7.14%) Biometrics
4 1 (7.14%) DTV
4 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.14%) IPTV
4 1 (7.14%) Online Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (21.43%) Database Security
5 2 (14.29%) SABSA
5 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) DRM
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CISA
2 4 (28.57%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) CEH
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (14.29%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock
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