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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 222 235 253
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 51 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 0.55% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 10
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -36.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £44,000 £56,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £44,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2825 2724 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.52% 38.89% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2229 2157 2768
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 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
Cambridgeshire +31 39 £48,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -14 11 £50,000 +13.63%
Suffolk - 1 £62,500 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 63 (73.26%) Degree
2 52 (60.47%) Computer Science
3 49 (56.98%) Information Security
4 48 (55.81%) C#
5 47 (54.65%) Mathematics
5 47 (54.65%) Software Engineering
6 41 (47.67%) Python
7 39 (45.35%) Internet
8 36 (41.86%) C
8 36 (41.86%) Embedded Systems
9 32 (37.21%) C++
10 30 (34.88%) Data Protection
11 29 (33.72%) Windows
12 26 (30.23%) Java
12 26 (30.23%) UNIX
13 23 (26.74%) Web Services
14 22 (25.58%) Requirements Analysis
14 22 (25.58%) Mentoring
15 21 (24.42%) PKI
15 21 (24.42%) Penetration Testing
16 20 (23.26%) Product Management
16 20 (23.26%) Management Information System
17 19 (22.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 19 (22.09%) IVR
17 19 (22.09%) APACS
17 19 (22.09%) ISO 8583
17 19 (22.09%) Data Security
17 19 (22.09%) Banking
17 19 (22.09%) Retail
17 19 (22.09%) SMS

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 12 (13.95%) OpenStack
2 11 (12.79%) CloudStack
3 7 (8.14%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.35%) Internet
2 19 (22.09%) SMS
3 4 (4.65%) Network Security
4 2 (2.33%) LDAP
4 2 (2.33%) X.509
4 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.33%) HTTP
4 2 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
1 5 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (22.09%) Banking
1 19 (22.09%) Retail
1 19 (22.09%) Retail Banking
2 8 (9.30%) Electronics
2 8 (9.30%) Military
3 6 (6.98%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Business Analyst
1 19 (22.09%) Software Engineer
1 19 (22.09%) Analyst
1 19 (22.09%) Payments Business Analyst
2 17 (19.77%) Test Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Integration Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Architect
5 10 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Systems Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Software Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Cryptography Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.49%) Security Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) Web Services
2 8 (9.30%) .NET
3 5 (5.81%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (3.49%) JCE
5 2 (2.33%) Java EE
5 2 (2.33%) OAuth
5 2 (2.33%) SPNEGO
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
5 2 (2.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (60.47%) Computer Science
2 47 (54.65%) Mathematics
3 36 (41.86%) Embedded Systems
4 21 (24.42%) PKI
5 20 (23.26%) Management Information System
6 19 (22.09%) APACS
6 19 (22.09%) IVR
6 19 (22.09%) SWIFT
7 5 (5.81%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.33%) Physics
8 2 (2.33%) Human Factors
8 2 (2.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) UNIX
3 11 (12.79%) Linux
4 3 (3.49%) AIX
4 3 (3.49%) HPUX
4 3 (3.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.98%) Information Security
2 47 (54.65%) Software Engineering
3 30 (34.88%) Data Protection
4 22 (25.58%) Requirements Analysis
4 22 (25.58%) Mentoring
5 21 (24.42%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (23.26%) Product Management
7 19 (22.09%) Project Planning
7 19 (22.09%) Data Security
8 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (11.63%) Line Management
9 10 (11.63%) Software Architecture
10 9 (10.47%) Requirements Engineering
10 9 (10.47%) Requirements Management
11 8 (9.30%) OOP
11 8 (9.30%) OO
11 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.14%) Project Management
13 6 (6.98%) TOGAF
14 4 (4.65%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) C#
2 41 (47.67%) Python
3 36 (41.86%) C
4 32 (37.21%) C++
5 26 (30.23%) Java
6 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (73.26%) Degree
2 19 (22.09%) CCA
3 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) Postgraduate
5 5 (5.81%) CISSP
5 5 (5.81%) CEH
5 5 (5.81%) CISMP
6 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.09%) ISO 9000
1 19 (22.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 19 (22.09%) ISO 8583
1 19 (22.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) Xen
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) ForgeRock
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) VMware
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