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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 319 298 320
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 3 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.026% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 19
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
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
4295 4900 5310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.65% 41.44% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3577 4306 4868
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 August 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%) CISSP
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Information Security
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 11 (44.00%) Java
6 9 (36.00%) C
6 9 (36.00%) C++
6 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (36.00%) PKI
7 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
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
7 8 (32.00%) CISM
7 8 (32.00%) Change Management
7 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (32.00%) Project Management
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Data Mining
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (28.00%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 7 (28.00%) Internet
2 7 (28.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (16.00%) NFC
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (32.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (16.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Metasploit
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Ant
3 4 (16.00%) JUnit
3 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
3 4 (16.00%) 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%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Security Specialist
3 7 (28.00%) Information Specialist
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (20.00%) Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Android Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Security Risk Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Multimedia Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) JSON
1 5 (20.00%) REST
1 5 (20.00%) XML
1 5 (20.00%) WML
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) XHTML
2 4 (16.00%) Google Maps API
3 3 (12.00%) Java ME
4 1 (4.00%) SAML
4 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.00%) Core Animation
4 1 (4.00%) FFmpeg
4 1 (4.00%) UIKit
4 1 (4.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) PKI
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (16.00%) Java Card
6 3 (12.00%) iPhone
7 1 (4.00%) MPEG
7 1 (4.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) Android
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (32.00%) Data Governance
3 8 (32.00%) Performance Improvement
3 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (28.00%) OWASP
4 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.00%) Android Development
5 5 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) OOP
5 5 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.00%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C
2 9 (36.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) 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%) CISM
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (28.00%) MCSE
4 7 (28.00%) RHCE
4 7 (28.00%) CISA
4 7 (28.00%) GSEC
4 7 (28.00%) GPEN
4 7 (28.00%) OSCP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Apple