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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 286 328 297
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -31
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 14 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 12
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £44,375 £47,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-6.57% -7.31%
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
4457 5742 6097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.39% 45.59% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3670 4717 5225
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) Network Security
3 12 (38.71%) Security Architecture
4 11 (35.48%) CISSP
4 11 (35.48%) PKI
5 10 (32.26%) Business Continuity
6 9 (29.03%) Security+ Certification
6 9 (29.03%) GSEC
6 9 (29.03%) SSCP
6 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (29.03%) Identity Management
6 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (29.03%) Cyber Security
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) COBIT
7 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
8 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (22.58%) WorldPay
9 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (19.35%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
9 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) Java
10 5 (16.13%) Internet
10 5 (16.13%) Firewall
10 5 (16.13%) CISA
11 4 (12.90%) CISM

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless Security
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) IPsec
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
1 12 (38.71%) Security Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Security Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Information Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Security Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Application Security Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Java EE
2 1 (3.23%) OAuth
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) PKI
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) CESG
6 1 (3.23%) Neural Network
6 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Blog
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) VMS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Security Architecture
3 10 (32.26%) Business Continuity
4 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (29.03%) Identity Management
4 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (29.03%) Cyber Security
5 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
8 4 (12.90%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Data Privacy
8 4 (12.90%) Database Security
9 3 (9.68%) SDLC
9 3 (9.68%) SABSA
9 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) UML
10 2 (6.45%) OO
10 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) C
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) F#
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
4 1 (3.23%) R
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CISSP
2 9 (29.03%) SSCP
2 9 (29.03%) Security+ Certification
2 9 (29.03%) GSEC
3 8 (25.81%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) CISA
5 4 (12.90%) CISM
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.45%) GPEN
6 2 (6.45%) OSCP
6 2 (6.45%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) GCED
7 1 (3.23%) GCIH
7 1 (3.23%) GCWN
7 1 (3.23%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) COBIT
2 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) WorldPay
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Symantec
2 2 (6.45%) Websense
2 2 (6.45%) AppSense
2 2 (6.45%) Sourcefire
2 2 (6.45%) Qualys
2 2 (6.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.23%) BT
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
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