The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 752 763 759
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 163 152 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 123 93 103
Average salary £50,550 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.10% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,900 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Cryptography
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40185 40229 39502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32749 32828 31138
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cryptography
Salary Trend in England

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in England

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in England

Cryptography
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
London +18 64 £71,500 +30.00% 11
East of England -4 35 £40,000 -27.27%
South West - 23 £47,500 - 7
South East +5 20 £43,694 -25.62% 6
Yorkshire +1 6 £65,000 +71.05% 2
West Midlands - 6 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands 0 3 £65,000 +100.00%
North West +11 2 £65,750 +119.16% 1
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 112 (37.84%) Information Security
2 85 (28.72%) Finance
2 85 (28.72%) Java
3 81 (27.36%) CISSP
4 72 (24.32%) Degree
5 70 (23.65%) Firewall
6 68 (22.97%) C++
7 65 (21.96%) C
8 63 (21.28%) Windows
9 62 (20.95%) Cybersecurity
10 56 (18.92%) CISM
11 55 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (18.58%) Linux
12 54 (18.24%) Penetration Testing
13 50 (16.89%) SSL
14 47 (15.88%) Banking
15 46 (15.54%) Network Security
16 45 (15.20%) PKI
17 43 (14.53%) Computer Science
17 43 (14.53%) SQL
18 42 (14.19%) Oracle
19 39 (13.18%) Software Engineering
20 38 (12.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 38 (12.84%) Security Architecture
21 37 (12.50%) Secure Coding
22 36 (12.16%) PCI DSS
23 34 (11.49%) Management Information System
23 34 (11.49%) Microsoft
24 33 (11.15%) Internet
24 33 (11.15%) Open Source

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 10 (3.38%) Apache
2 9 (3.04%) IIS
3 8 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.03%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.69%) JBoss
6 4 (1.35%) Liferay
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.01%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.39%) SaaS
2 11 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.03%) GitHub
3 6 (2.03%) IaaS
4 5 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.35%) Office 365
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.68%) Route 53
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 70 (23.65%) Firewall
2 50 (16.89%) SSL
3 46 (15.54%) Network Security
4 33 (11.15%) Internet
5 24 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (7.09%) TCP/IP
7 15 (5.07%) NFC
8 13 (4.39%) Wireless
9 12 (4.05%) HTTP
10 9 (3.04%) LDAP
10 9 (3.04%) SAN
11 7 (2.36%) LAN
11 7 (2.36%) NAS
11 7 (2.36%) WAN
11 7 (2.36%) X.509
12 6 (2.03%) ASN.1
12 6 (2.03%) Kerberos
13 5 (1.69%) X.500
14 4 (1.35%) SNMP
14 4 (1.35%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.72%) MySQL
4 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.01%) Redis
6 1 (0.34%) DB2
6 1 (0.34%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.05%) Maven
3 11 (3.72%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.04%) Subversion
5 8 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.70%) Selenium
6 7 (2.36%) JUnit
6 7 (2.36%) Spock
7 6 (2.03%) Ant
7 6 (2.03%) Geb
7 6 (2.03%) Gradle
7 6 (2.03%) IntelliJ
7 6 (2.03%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.03%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.03%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.69%) Android Studio
8 5 (1.69%) DbUnit
8 5 (1.69%) HttpUnit
8 5 (1.69%) JIRA
8 5 (1.69%) XMLUnit
General
1 85 (28.72%) Finance
2 47 (15.88%) Banking
3 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.72%) Retail
5 7 (2.36%) Legal
6 6 (2.03%) Electronics
7 5 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.69%) Publishing
8 3 (1.01%) Marketing
9 2 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (16.22%) Developer
2 43 (14.53%) Consultant
3 39 (13.18%) Analyst
4 33 (11.15%) Security Analyst
5 32 (10.81%) Architect
6 31 (10.47%) Software Engineer
7 25 (8.45%) Security Engineer
8 24 (8.11%) Security Architect
9 19 (6.42%) Cryptography Consultant
10 16 (5.41%) Cryptography Engineer
10 16 (5.41%) Security Consultant
11 15 (5.07%) Java Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Security Solutions Architect
11 15 (5.07%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (4.73%) Developer in Test
13 12 (4.05%) C# Developer
14 11 (3.72%) Cybersecurity Analyst
15 10 (3.38%) IT Manager
16 9 (3.04%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.14%) .NET
2 21 (7.09%) Web Services
3 15 (5.07%) J2EE
4 14 (4.73%) HTML
5 11 (3.72%) XML
6 9 (3.04%) LAMP
7 7 (2.36%) Middleware
8 6 (2.03%) Java EE
8 6 (2.03%) OAuth
9 5 (1.69%) Apache CXF
9 5 (1.69%) Cocoa Touch
9 5 (1.69%) CSS
9 5 (1.69%) EDI
9 5 (1.69%) Entity Framework
9 5 (1.69%) JavaBeans
9 5 (1.69%) REST
9 5 (1.69%) SPNEGO
9 5 (1.69%) Spring
9 5 (1.69%) WCF
9 5 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.20%) PKI
2 43 (14.53%) Computer Science
3 34 (11.49%) Management Information System
4 20 (6.76%) Cyberthreat
4 20 (6.76%) Smartcard
5 18 (6.08%) EMV
6 17 (5.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (5.07%) Algorithms
7 15 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (4.73%) Mobile Payment
9 13 (4.39%) Contactless
9 13 (4.39%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (4.05%) Cryptocurrency
10 12 (4.05%) DTV
10 12 (4.05%) Mobile Banking
11 10 (3.38%) Blockchain
11 10 (3.38%) Mobile App
12 9 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (2.70%) Mainframe
14 6 (2.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.28%) Windows
2 55 (18.58%) Linux
3 25 (8.45%) Android
4 24 (8.11%) Unix
5 19 (6.42%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.70%) VMS
7 7 (2.36%) AIX
8 4 (1.35%) HPUX
8 4 (1.35%) Solaris
8 4 (1.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.68%) CentOS
10 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (37.84%) Information Security
2 62 (20.95%) Cybersecurity
3 55 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (18.24%) Penetration Testing
5 39 (13.18%) Software Engineering
6 38 (12.84%) Security Architecture
7 37 (12.50%) Secure Coding
8 33 (11.15%) Open Source
9 31 (10.47%) ITIL
10 25 (8.45%) Scrum
11 24 (8.11%) Project Management
11 24 (8.11%) TOGAF
12 23 (7.77%) Analytics
12 23 (7.77%) Threat Modelling
12 23 (7.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 21 (7.09%) Identity Access Management
13 21 (7.09%) Identity Management
13 21 (7.09%) SIEM
14 20 (6.76%) Security Operations
14 20 (6.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 85 (28.72%) Java
2 68 (22.97%) C++
3 65 (21.96%) C
4 43 (14.53%) SQL
5 29 (9.80%) C#
6 25 (8.45%) Python
7 22 (7.43%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.39%) Perl
9 11 (3.72%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.38%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.70%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.70%) Groovy
12 6 (2.03%) PHP
13 5 (1.69%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.69%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.35%) AWK
14 4 (1.35%) sed
15 3 (1.01%) Korn
15 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 81 (27.36%) CISSP
2 72 (24.32%) Degree
3 56 (18.92%) CISM
4 25 (8.45%) GIAC
4 25 (8.45%) SANS
5 22 (7.43%) CISA
6 16 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 14 (4.73%) CEH
8 13 (4.39%) CSSLP
9 11 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (3.04%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.36%) CCNA
12 5 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (1.69%) CCSP
12 5 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (1.69%) ISACA
12 5 (1.69%) MCSE
12 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (12.16%) PCI DSS
3 15 (5.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (4.39%) COBIT
5 7 (2.36%) PA-DSS
6 6 (2.03%) FIPS 140-2
6 6 (2.03%) QA
7 3 (1.01%) GCP
8 2 (0.68%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.68%) SLA
9 1 (0.34%) COSO
9 1 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.34%) ISO27002
System Software
1 26 (8.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.72%) Firmware
4 6 (2.03%) VirtualBox
4 6 (2.03%) Xen
5 5 (1.69%) iptables
5 5 (1.69%) vSphere
6 4 (1.35%) LXC
6 4 (1.35%) NFS
6 4 (1.35%) Postfix
6 4 (1.35%) Squid
7 3 (1.01%) XenApp
8 2 (0.68%) Docker
8 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 15 (5.07%) QRadar
2 8 (2.70%) Puppet
3 5 (1.69%) Nessus
3 5 (1.69%) Nmap
4 4 (1.35%) HP Fortify
4 4 (1.35%) Nagios
4 4 (1.35%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.68%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) EnCase
6 1 (0.34%) FTK
6 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.34%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 42 (14.19%) Oracle
2 34 (11.49%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.07%) VMware
4 12 (4.05%) Hyperion
5 9 (3.04%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.04%) SAP
6 7 (2.36%) IBM
7 5 (1.69%) HP
8 4 (1.35%) Atmel
8 4 (1.35%) Citrix
8 4 (1.35%) EMC
8 4 (1.35%) ForgeRock
8 4 (1.35%) NetApp
8 4 (1.35%) Novell
8 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.35%) Sonatype
8 4 (1.35%) Veracode
9 3 (1.01%) Splunk
10 2 (0.68%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.68%) F5
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