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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 304 307 300
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.068% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 11
Average salary £60,000 £100,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £128,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
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
4288 4878 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.65% 47.05% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 4125 4383
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) PKI
3 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) CESG
3 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) SAML
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (25.00%) Database Security
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) OAuth
4 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) DVB
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Product Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) SAML
2 3 (25.00%) OAuth
3 2 (16.67%) Java EE
3 2 (16.67%) WSDL
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) OpenID
3 2 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
1 4 (33.33%) CESG
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Biometrics
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) VHDL
4 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) STB
4 1 (8.33%) IPTV
4 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (25.00%) Database Security
4 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Communications Security
6 1 (8.33%) ISMS
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) OWASP
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) DRM
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
1 5 (41.67%) CISM
2 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) CEH
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) ForgeRock
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago