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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 297 325 303
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -22
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 6 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.026% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.057% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £80,900
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
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
4345 5276 5872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.91% 44.97% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3582 4335 5171
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 20 (74.07%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) Network Security
3 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
4 9 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
4 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 9 (33.33%) GSEC
4 9 (33.33%) SSCP
4 9 (33.33%) Degree
4 9 (33.33%) PKI
4 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 8 (29.63%) Security Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) COBIT
5 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (29.63%) CISSP
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (22.22%) WorldPay
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
7 6 (22.22%) CISA
8 5 (18.52%) CISM
8 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (18.52%) Internet
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) C
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) Firewall
8 5 (18.52%) Database Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Network Security
2 6 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 5 (18.52%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
1 14 (51.85%) Security Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Information Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Security Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) PKI
2 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) CESG
4 1 (3.70%) Neural Network
4 1 (3.70%) Blog
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Information Security
2 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
3 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 8 (29.63%) Security Architecture
5 7 (25.93%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (18.52%) Database Security
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
8 4 (14.81%) Security Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Data Privacy
8 4 (14.81%) Anomaly Detection
9 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 3 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) C
2 3 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) F#
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
3 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SSCP
1 9 (33.33%) GSEC
1 9 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP
3 6 (22.22%) CISA
4 5 (18.52%) CISM
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (11.11%) GPEN
6 3 (11.11%) OSCP
7 1 (3.70%) GCED
7 1 (3.70%) GCIA
7 1 (3.70%) GCIH
7 1 (3.70%) GCWN
7 1 (3.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) COBIT
2 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) WorldPay
2 4 (14.81%) FireEye
2 4 (14.81%) Symantec
2 4 (14.81%) Websense
2 4 (14.81%) AppSense
2 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
2 4 (14.81%) Qualys
2 4 (14.81%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) BT
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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