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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 318 301 317
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.044% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.38% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 25
Average salary £58,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £57,800 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,600 £77,800 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.54%
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
4996 5553 6159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.71% 46.79% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4111 4844 5634
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) CISSP
3 16 (66.67%) Information Security
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (58.33%) CCNP
4 14 (58.33%) CCNA
5 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (37.50%) PKI
6 8 (33.33%) Network Security
6 8 (33.33%) Data Governance
6 8 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 8 (33.33%) Data Mining
6 8 (33.33%) CISM
6 8 (33.33%) Change Management
6 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (29.17%) Project Management
7 7 (29.17%) CISA
7 7 (29.17%) C
7 7 (29.17%) C++
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (29.17%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Network Security
2 6 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) NFC
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.33%) SQLite
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) Information Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Professional Services Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Multimedia Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Product Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) XHTML
2 2 (8.33%) WML
2 2 (8.33%) SAML
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (4.17%) iOS SDK
3 1 (4.17%) FFmpeg
3 1 (4.17%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.17%) OpenID
3 1 (4.17%) OAuth
3 1 (4.17%) Java ME
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) PKI
2 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Java Card
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) iPhone
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.17%) CESG
5 1 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 8 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (25.00%) OWASP
6 4 (16.67%) Data Security
6 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Communications Security
7 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 3 (12.50%) CRM
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) Android Development
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C
2 7 (29.17%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCNP
2 14 (58.33%) CCNA
3 8 (33.33%) CISM
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (29.17%) CISA
5 6 (25.00%) GSEC
5 6 (25.00%) GPEN
5 6 (25.00%) OSCP
5 6 (25.00%) MCSE
5 6 (25.00%) RHCE
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft