The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 82 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.29% 0.50% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Cryptography
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 230 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.09% 38.21% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 156 201 204
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Dorset region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Dorset

Cryptography
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham -1 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Cryptography
South West

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) SCADA
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
1 1 (33.33%) Pthreads
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) SCADA
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared