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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 234 262 273
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 30 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.54% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 21
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2985 3138 3587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.75% 40.66% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2479 2874
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,850 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +12 26 £40,000 -18.78%
Norfolk - 2 £49,950 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 57 (87.69%) C
2 52 (80.00%) Java
3 50 (76.92%) C++
4 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (69.23%) Secure Coding
6 37 (56.92%) Oracle
7 35 (53.85%) SQL Server
8 27 (41.54%) Software Engineering
9 16 (24.62%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (18.46%) Linux
11 10 (15.38%) Python
11 10 (15.38%) Information Security
12 9 (13.85%) C#
13 8 (12.31%) Scrum
14 7 (10.77%) Firmware
14 7 (10.77%) Perl
14 7 (10.77%) Unix
15 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
15 6 (9.23%) SQL
15 6 (9.23%) CISSP
15 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
15 6 (9.23%) Finance
15 6 (9.23%) Firewall
15 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
16 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (7.69%) CRISC
16 5 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 5 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
16 5 (7.69%) Veracode
16 5 (7.69%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (1.54%) Apache
1 1 (1.54%) IIS
1 1 (1.54%) JBoss
1 1 (1.54%) nginx
1 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.54%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.08%) SSL
5 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) AppScan
1 5 (7.69%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.54%) Ant
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) JUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Software Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Applications Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Security Advisor
6 4 (6.15%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Developer in Test
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Embedded Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Firmware Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) CGI
1 5 (7.69%) Servlets
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) EJB
3 1 (1.54%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
3 1 (1.54%) J2SE
3 1 (1.54%) Java EE
3 1 (1.54%) JAX-RS
3 1 (1.54%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.54%) JMS
3 1 (1.54%) JPA
3 1 (1.54%) REST
3 1 (1.54%) SAML
3 1 (1.54%) SOAP
3 1 (1.54%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) XSD
3 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) Secure Coding
3 27 (41.54%) Software Engineering
4 16 (24.62%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (15.38%) Information Security
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (7.69%) Project Management
8 5 (7.69%) Security Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Time Management
8 5 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (6.15%) Fuzz Testing
9 4 (6.15%) SDLC
9 4 (6.15%) Security Architecture
9 4 (6.15%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (6.15%) Use Case
9 4 (6.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (6.15%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) C
2 52 (80.00%) Java
3 50 (76.92%) C++
4 10 (15.38%) Python
5 9 (13.85%) C#
6 7 (10.77%) Perl
7 6 (9.23%) SQL
8 4 (6.15%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.54%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) CISSP
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) CEH
2 5 (7.69%) CISA
2 5 (7.69%) CISM
2 5 (7.69%) CRISC
2 5 (7.69%) GIAC
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Firmware
2 4 (6.15%) LXC
2 4 (6.15%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.15%) Xen
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Corosync
3 1 (1.54%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Nessus
2 1 (1.54%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) IBM
2 5 (7.69%) Veracode
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Atmel
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft