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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 703 746 628
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -118
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 148 125 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.31% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 98 85 138
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £96,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
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
37688 39771 38983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.77% 39.93% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30436 31200 32293
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
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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 +8 52 £57,500 -23.33% 4
South East -4 39 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East of England +14 22 £62,500 -10.71% 1
North West -8 17 £50,000 +8.10%
Yorkshire +11 12 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands +26 3 £32,500 -27.77%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 - 2
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 124 (38.87%) Information Security
2 113 (35.42%) Degree
3 94 (29.47%) Windows
4 93 (29.15%) Finance
4 93 (29.15%) Computer Science
5 83 (26.02%) C#
6 81 (25.39%) Java
7 77 (24.14%) Banking
8 68 (21.32%) C++
9 60 (18.81%) Mathematics
10 57 (17.87%) Mentoring
11 55 (17.24%) C
12 54 (16.93%) Linux
12 54 (16.93%) Management Information System
13 53 (16.61%) Software Engineering
14 50 (15.67%) PKI
14 50 (15.67%) Data Protection
15 49 (15.36%) PCI DSS
16 48 (15.05%) CISSP
17 47 (14.73%) UNIX
18 46 (14.42%) SQL
18 46 (14.42%) Penetration Testing
19 45 (14.11%) Retail
19 45 (14.11%) EMV
19 45 (14.11%) Change Management
20 42 (13.17%) Python
21 40 (12.54%) Internet
21 40 (12.54%) TCP/IP
21 40 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
22 39 (12.23%) Android

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 9 (2.82%) IIS
3 7 (2.19%) Apache
4 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.88%) CloudStack
5 5 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.25%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.25%) WordPress
6 4 (1.25%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) GemFire
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.63%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (1.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.25%) MS Project
4 3 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.63%) MS Office
5 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.27%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) PaaS
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
3 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.54%) TCP/IP
1 40 (12.54%) Internet
2 25 (7.84%) SSL
2 25 (7.84%) Network Security
3 21 (6.58%) ATM
4 20 (6.27%) Wireless
5 18 (5.64%) Firewall
6 16 (5.02%) NFC
7 13 (4.08%) LDAP
8 12 (3.76%) IPsec
9 10 (3.13%) X.509
9 10 (3.13%) HTTP
10 9 (2.82%) SMS
11 8 (2.51%) VPN
11 8 (2.51%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (1.57%) Kerberos
13 4 (1.25%) HTTPS
13 4 (1.25%) OpenVPN
14 3 (0.94%) WAN
15 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.96%) DB2
3 10 (3.13%) MySQL
4 9 (2.82%) Couchbase
5 8 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.88%) Big Data
7 5 (1.57%) MS Access
8 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.25%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.63%) Redis
9 2 (0.63%) SQLite
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.31%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (1.25%) JUnit
2 4 (1.25%) Maven
3 3 (0.94%) Subversion
3 3 (0.94%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.94%) Selenium
3 3 (0.94%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.63%) Mockito
4 2 (0.63%) HttpUnit
4 2 (0.63%) Log4j
4 2 (0.63%) Grunt
5 1 (0.31%) Spock
5 1 (0.31%) Geb
5 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.31%) Gradle
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) Xcode
5 1 (0.31%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 93 (29.15%) Finance
2 77 (24.14%) Banking
3 45 (14.11%) Retail
4 26 (8.15%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.70%) Legal
6 13 (4.08%) Retail Banking
7 10 (3.13%) Law
8 9 (2.82%) Electronics
9 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.25%) Automotive
12 3 (0.94%) Marketing
13 2 (0.63%) Publishing
13 2 (0.63%) Games
14 1 (0.31%) Military
14 1 (0.31%) Back Office
14 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 48 (15.05%) Analyst
2 47 (14.73%) Developer
3 36 (11.29%) Consultant
4 34 (10.66%) Architect
5 30 (9.40%) Security Analyst
6 27 (8.46%) Test Engineer
7 24 (7.52%) Technical Specialist
8 23 (7.21%) Integration Engineer
8 23 (7.21%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 20 (6.27%) Security Manager
10 18 (5.64%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.33%) Security Engineer
12 16 (5.02%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (4.39%) Security Consultant
14 13 (4.08%) EMV Consultant
15 12 (3.76%) Software Developer
15 12 (3.76%) Security Specialist
15 12 (3.76%) Java Developer
16 10 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
16 10 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.09%) REST
2 28 (8.78%) Web Services
3 27 (8.46%) XML
3 27 (8.46%) HTML
4 25 (7.84%) .NET
5 21 (6.58%) J2EE
6 18 (5.64%) JSON
7 17 (5.33%) CSS
8 11 (3.45%) Middleware
9 10 (3.13%) Java EE
10 9 (2.82%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.51%) OAuth
11 8 (2.51%) iOS SDK
12 6 (1.88%) WSDL
12 6 (1.88%) SAML
12 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.88%) SOAP
13 5 (1.57%) WCF
13 5 (1.57%) OpenID
14 4 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 93 (29.15%) Computer Science
2 60 (18.81%) Mathematics
3 54 (16.93%) Management Information System
4 50 (15.67%) PKI
5 45 (14.11%) EMV
6 33 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
7 31 (9.72%) Mainframe
8 26 (8.15%) Tandem
9 25 (7.84%) Mobile Payment
9 25 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
11 20 (6.27%) Algorithms
12 15 (4.70%) Smartcard
13 11 (3.45%) CESG
14 10 (3.13%) DTV
15 9 (2.82%) APACS
15 9 (2.82%) IVR
15 9 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
15 9 (2.82%) SWIFT
16 7 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (29.47%) Windows
2 54 (16.93%) Linux
3 47 (14.73%) UNIX
4 39 (12.23%) Android
5 26 (8.15%) Apple iOS
6 20 (6.27%) Windows XP
7 19 (5.96%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.82%) CentOS
8 9 (2.82%) Windows Phone
9 7 (2.19%) Solaris
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (38.87%) Information Security
2 57 (17.87%) Mentoring
3 53 (16.61%) Software Engineering
4 50 (15.67%) Data Protection
5 46 (14.42%) Penetration Testing
6 45 (14.11%) Change Management
7 40 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (10.03%) ITIL
9 28 (8.78%) Risk Management
10 25 (7.84%) OO
10 25 (7.84%) Security Architecture
11 24 (7.52%) Data Security
11 24 (7.52%) TDD
12 23 (7.21%) Product Management
13 22 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 21 (6.58%) Coaching
15 20 (6.27%) SIEM
15 20 (6.27%) Vulnerability Management
16 19 (5.96%) Security Testing
16 19 (5.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (26.02%) C#
2 81 (25.39%) Java
3 68 (21.32%) C++
4 55 (17.24%) C
5 46 (14.42%) SQL
6 42 (13.17%) Python
7 21 (6.58%) COBOL
8 20 (6.27%) PL/1
8 20 (6.27%) PowerShell
9 19 (5.96%) JCL
10 16 (5.02%) JavaScript
11 9 (2.82%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.19%) PHP
12 7 (2.19%) VB
12 7 (2.19%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.94%) Perl
14 3 (0.94%) Ruby
14 3 (0.94%) XPath
15 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 113 (35.42%) Degree
2 48 (15.05%) CISSP
3 34 (10.66%) Security Cleared
4 26 (8.15%) CISM
5 15 (4.70%) CISA
6 14 (4.39%) CISMP
6 14 (4.39%) SC Cleared
7 12 (3.76%) Postgraduate
8 11 (3.45%) PhD
9 9 (2.82%) CCA
10 6 (1.88%) CEH
10 6 (1.88%) VCP4
11 5 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.94%) SSCP
14 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.63%) CCNP
14 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.63%) MCITP
15 1 (0.31%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (15.36%) PCI DSS
2 36 (11.29%) QA
3 31 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (9.09%) ISO 8583
5 25 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (4.08%) COBIT
7 11 (3.45%) ISO 9000
8 8 (2.51%) COSO
9 2 (0.63%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.25%) Firmware
3 3 (0.94%) Squid
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.31%) Xen
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.88%) Puppet
2 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) OpenView
3 1 (0.31%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (9.09%) IBM
2 23 (7.21%) Oracle
3 20 (6.27%) HP
3 20 (6.27%) VocaLink
4 19 (5.96%) NCR
5 18 (5.64%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.76%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.88%) Cognizant
8 5 (1.57%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (1.25%) Symbian
9 4 (1.25%) Cisco
9 4 (1.25%) Apple
9 4 (1.25%) VMware
10 3 (0.94%) BT
10 3 (0.94%) Perforce
10 3 (0.94%) ForgeRock
11 2 (0.63%) Terracotta
11 2 (0.63%) Veeam
11 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
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London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
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Middlesex
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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