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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 103 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -1.40%
Cryptography
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
549 584 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.35% 39.57% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 352 368 276
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (83.33%) ITIL
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
1 10 (83.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (83.33%) CISA
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (83.33%) COBIT
1 10 (83.33%) SCADA
1 10 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Information Assurance
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (83.33%) Cyber Security
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) WLAN
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) MBA
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Benchmarking

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WLAN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Security Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Security Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) SCADA
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
1 10 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
1 10 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 10 (83.33%) Information Assurance
1 10 (83.33%) Cyber Security
2 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity Management
2 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (41.67%) Benchmarking
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
1 10 (83.33%) CISA
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) MBA
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (83.33%) COBIT
1 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
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