The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 237 253 238
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 21 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.098% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.25% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £46,500 £60,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £66,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Cryptography
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2647 2832 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.98% 39.55% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2271 2298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in the East of England

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the East of England

Cryptography
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +15 18 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Hertfordshire -8 2 £75,000 +61.29%
Bedfordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (72.22%) Degree
2 47 (65.28%) Information Security
3 38 (52.78%) Data Protection
4 37 (51.39%) Computer Science
4 37 (51.39%) Software Engineering
5 35 (48.61%) Mathematics
5 35 (48.61%) C#
6 29 (40.28%) Python
7 28 (38.89%) C
8 27 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
9 23 (31.94%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (30.56%) C++
11 20 (27.78%) Management Information System
11 20 (27.78%) Mentoring
12 19 (26.39%) Internet
12 19 (26.39%) Product Management
13 18 (25.00%) Java
13 18 (25.00%) Windows
14 16 (22.22%) UNIX
15 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (18.06%) Requirements Management
15 13 (18.06%) Project Management
16 11 (15.28%) Web Services
16 11 (15.28%) ISO 9000
16 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
17 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
17 10 (13.89%) Postgraduate
17 10 (13.89%) Line Management
18 8 (11.11%) OpenStack
18 8 (11.11%) SWIFT

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.33%) CloudStack
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Internet
2 8 (11.11%) SMS
3 2 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) X.509
4 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Maven
3 1 (1.39%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.39%) Ant
3 1 (1.39%) JUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.11%) Banking
1 8 (11.11%) Retail
1 8 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 2 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Test Engineer
1 16 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
1 16 (22.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Payments Business Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Security Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Security Specialist
10 2 (2.78%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Cryptography Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) Web Services
2 8 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.78%) Java EE
4 1 (1.39%) JAX-WS
4 1 (1.39%) JPA
4 1 (1.39%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.39%) OAuth
4 1 (1.39%) SPNEGO
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.39%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.39%) EJB
4 1 (1.39%) SOAP
4 1 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) XSD
4 1 (1.39%) XSLT
4 1 (1.39%) SAML
4 1 (1.39%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (51.39%) Computer Science
2 35 (48.61%) Mathematics
3 27 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (11.11%) APACS
5 8 (11.11%) IVR
5 8 (11.11%) PKI
5 8 (11.11%) SWIFT
6 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.78%) Physics
7 2 (2.78%) Human Factors
7 2 (2.78%) EMV
7 2 (2.78%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) UNIX
3 7 (9.72%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) Information Security
2 38 (52.78%) Data Protection
3 37 (51.39%) Software Engineering
4 23 (31.94%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (27.78%) Mentoring
6 19 (26.39%) Product Management
7 13 (18.06%) Requirements Management
7 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.06%) Project Management
8 10 (13.89%) Line Management
9 8 (11.11%) Quality Management
9 8 (11.11%) Data Security
9 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 8 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 7 (9.72%) Validation
10 7 (9.72%) OO
11 6 (8.33%) Software Architecture
12 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) Python
3 28 (38.89%) C
4 22 (30.56%) C++
5 18 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (72.22%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.89%) Postgraduate
4 8 (11.11%) CCA
5 2 (2.78%) CISSP
5 2 (2.78%) CEH
5 2 (2.78%) CISMP
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) ISO 9000
2 8 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (11.11%) ISO 8583
2 8 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) Xen
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) VMware
2 1 (1.39%) ForgeRock
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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