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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 108 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 4 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.87% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 2.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -4.76%
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
645 603 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.57% 40.28% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 389 387 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (90.91%) CISSP
1 10 (90.91%) CISA
1 10 (90.91%) CISM
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Information Assurance
2 8 (72.73%) COBIT
2 8 (72.73%) SCADA
2 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (72.73%) Cyber Security
3 7 (63.64%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) MBA
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WLAN
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Cyber Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) SCADA
1 8 (72.73%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) Information Assurance
2 8 (72.73%) Cyber Security
3 7 (63.64%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
1 10 (90.91%) CISA
1 10 (90.91%) CISM
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (72.73%) COBIT
1 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) IBM