The first 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 July 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 314 290 321
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 12 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.099% 0.23% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.54% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Average salary £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +27.05%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4573 5014 5148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.59% 41.84% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3762 4373 4722
Average salary £58,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Cryptography
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Information Security
2 16 (64.00%) CISSP
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (60.00%) CCNP
3 15 (60.00%) CCNA
3 15 (60.00%) Degree
4 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 12 (48.00%) Java
6 9 (36.00%) C
6 9 (36.00%) C++
6 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (32.00%) Change Management
7 8 (32.00%) Project Management
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (32.00%) Data Mining
7 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (32.00%) PKI
7 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (32.00%) Network Security
7 8 (32.00%) Data Governance
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Improvement
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (28.00%) GPEN
8 7 (28.00%) OSCP
8 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
8 7 (28.00%) OWASP

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Network Security
2 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 7 (28.00%) Internet
3 5 (20.00%) NFC
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Data Mining
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Metasploit
2 6 (24.00%) Subversion
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (20.00%) Ant
3 5 (20.00%) JUnit
3 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Xcode
4 1 (4.00%) Hudson
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Information Specialist
2 7 (28.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (28.00%) Security Specialist
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Multimedia Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
1 6 (24.00%) XHTML
1 6 (24.00%) WML
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) JSON
1 6 (24.00%) REST
2 5 (20.00%) Google Maps API
3 4 (16.00%) Java ME
4 1 (4.00%) Core Animation
4 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.00%) FFmpeg
4 1 (4.00%) UIKit
4 1 (4.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) PKI
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (20.00%) Java Card
4 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (16.00%) iPhone
6 1 (4.00%) MPEG
6 1 (4.00%) Animation
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Android
2 7 (28.00%) UNIX
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Data Governance
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Improvement
4 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (28.00%) OWASP
4 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) OO
5 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (24.00%) Android Development
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Communications Security
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 7 (28.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) CISSP
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (60.00%) CCNP
2 15 (60.00%) CCNA
2 15 (60.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (28.00%) GPEN
4 7 (28.00%) OSCP
4 7 (28.00%) GSEC
4 7 (28.00%) RHCE
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (28.00%) MCSE
4 7 (28.00%) CISA
4 7 (28.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Apple