The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 792 652 753
Rank change year-on-year
-140 +101
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 96 207 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 75 136 107
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £78,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36838 34115 38269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.95% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29450 28023 32506
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Cryptography
UK

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -84 35 £70,000 +27.27% 3
South East -42 32 £42,500 -19.04%
East of England -17 20 £46,500 -22.50% 1
North West -10 6 £52,500 -4.54%
South West -10 2 £42,500 +11.84%
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 82 (32.93%) Linux
2 80 (32.13%) Information Security
3 77 (30.92%) Finance
3 77 (30.92%) Windows
4 71 (28.51%) Java
5 61 (24.50%) C++
5 61 (24.50%) PKI
6 58 (23.29%) CISSP
7 56 (22.49%) UNIX
8 51 (20.48%) Software Engineering
9 49 (19.68%) Management Information System
10 48 (19.28%) E-Commerce
11 45 (18.07%) C
12 44 (17.67%) Internet
12 44 (17.67%) Security Architecture
13 42 (16.87%) Security Cleared
13 42 (16.87%) TCP/IP
14 40 (16.06%) Firewall
15 39 (15.66%) Data Security
15 39 (15.66%) Banking
16 38 (15.26%) PCI DSS
16 38 (15.26%) Degree
17 37 (14.86%) SC Cleared
18 35 (14.06%) Retail
18 35 (14.06%) Project Management
18 35 (14.06%) SSL
19 33 (13.25%) Legal
20 32 (12.85%) Risk Management
20 32 (12.85%) VPN
20 32 (12.85%) SQL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.61%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.20%) IIS
4 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.67%) Internet
2 42 (16.87%) TCP/IP
3 40 (16.06%) Firewall
4 35 (14.06%) SSL
5 32 (12.85%) VPN
6 31 (12.45%) Network Security
7 20 (8.03%) LDAP
8 17 (6.83%) FTP
9 16 (6.43%) SMS
10 15 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (4.42%) HTTP
11 11 (4.42%) Wireless
11 11 (4.42%) Wireshark
12 10 (4.02%) tcpdump
13 9 (3.61%) 4G
14 8 (3.21%) Kerberos
15 7 (2.81%) WAN
15 7 (2.81%) NFC
16 6 (2.41%) SSH
16 6 (2.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.43%) Relational Database
2 11 (4.42%) MySQL
3 8 (3.21%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.81%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.20%) SQLite
7 2 (0.80%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Subversion
2 10 (4.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.01%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.20%) Ant
6 3 (1.20%) JUnit
6 3 (1.20%) Maven
7 2 (0.80%) Hudson
7 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.80%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.80%) Xcode
8 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
General
1 77 (30.92%) Finance
2 39 (15.66%) Banking
3 35 (14.06%) Retail
4 33 (13.25%) Legal
5 17 (6.83%) Retail Banking
6 12 (4.82%) Marketing
7 10 (4.02%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.61%) Electronics
9 7 (2.81%) German Language
10 5 (2.01%) Military
11 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.80%) French Language
12 2 (0.80%) Law
12 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (19.68%) Consultant
2 41 (16.47%) Architect
3 39 (15.66%) Security Consultant
4 34 (13.65%) Software Engineer
5 23 (9.24%) Analyst
6 22 (8.84%) Developer
7 16 (6.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 15 (6.02%) Security Engineer
8 15 (6.02%) Security Specialist
9 14 (5.62%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.22%) Security Manager
11 11 (4.42%) Information Security Consultant
12 10 (4.02%) Enterprise Architect
12 10 (4.02%) Security Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.61%) C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) Solutions Consultant
14 8 (3.21%) Android Developer
14 8 (3.21%) Senior Android Developer
14 8 (3.21%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.45%) .NET
2 19 (7.63%) Web Services
2 19 (7.63%) XML
3 14 (5.62%) HTML
4 9 (3.61%) Middleware
5 7 (2.81%) J2EE
6 6 (2.41%) JSON
6 6 (2.41%) CSS
6 6 (2.41%) STL
7 5 (2.01%) WML
7 5 (2.01%) XHTML
7 5 (2.01%) REST
8 4 (1.61%) OpenID
8 4 (1.61%) Android SDK
8 4 (1.61%) OAuth
8 4 (1.61%) SAML
9 3 (1.20%) OpenGL
9 3 (1.20%) JRules
9 3 (1.20%) Google Maps API
9 3 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.50%) PKI
2 49 (19.68%) Management Information System
3 30 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 23 (9.24%) EMV
5 16 (6.43%) IVR
5 16 (6.43%) APACS
6 15 (6.02%) SWIFT
6 15 (6.02%) CESG
7 13 (5.22%) Open Source
8 12 (4.82%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (4.02%) Mobile App
9 10 (4.02%) Device Driver
9 10 (4.02%) Blackberry
9 10 (4.02%) EFT
10 9 (3.61%) Mainframe
10 9 (3.61%) Tandem
10 9 (3.61%) IBM Mainframe
10 9 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (3.21%) Mathematics
12 7 (2.81%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 82 (32.93%) Linux
2 77 (30.92%) Windows
3 56 (22.49%) UNIX
4 30 (12.05%) Android
5 18 (7.23%) Apple iOS
6 14 (5.62%) Solaris
7 12 (4.82%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (2.81%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (2.01%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.61%) SELinux
11 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.20%) AIX
11 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.40%) Nucleus RTOS
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.13%) Information Security
2 51 (20.48%) Software Engineering
3 48 (19.28%) E-Commerce
4 44 (17.67%) Security Architecture
5 39 (15.66%) Data Security
6 35 (14.06%) Project Management
7 32 (12.85%) Risk Management
8 30 (12.05%) Business Continuity
9 26 (10.44%) Service Delivery
10 22 (8.84%) Requirements Analysis
11 19 (7.63%) Scrum
11 19 (7.63%) Multithreading
12 17 (6.83%) Cyber Security
12 17 (6.83%) Communications Security
12 17 (6.83%) CRM
12 17 (6.83%) Data Modelling
13 16 (6.43%) OO
13 16 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (6.43%) Project Planning
14 15 (6.02%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 71 (28.51%) Java
2 61 (24.50%) C++
3 45 (18.07%) C
4 32 (12.85%) SQL
5 29 (11.65%) C#
6 17 (6.83%) Objective-C
7 12 (4.82%) Perl
7 12 (4.82%) Python
8 11 (4.42%) Embedded C
9 10 (4.02%) Embedded C++
10 8 (3.21%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.41%) PHP
12 4 (1.61%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.80%) Tcl
13 2 (0.80%) PowerHouse
13 2 (0.80%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.40%) VB
14 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 58 (23.29%) CISSP
2 42 (16.87%) Security Cleared
3 38 (15.26%) Degree
4 37 (14.86%) SC Cleared
5 27 (10.84%) CISM
6 19 (7.63%) DV Cleared
7 14 (5.62%) CCA
8 9 (3.61%) CISA
9 7 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.81%) CCNP
9 7 (2.81%) SSCP
9 7 (2.81%) CEH
10 6 (2.41%) PCI QSA
10 6 (2.41%) CCNA
11 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.01%) GIAC
12 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.61%) MCSE
13 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.26%) PCI DSS
2 22 (8.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (6.43%) ISO 8583
5 8 (3.21%) QA
6 7 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 7 (2.81%) BS7799
7 5 (2.01%) JSP 440
8 3 (1.20%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 1 (0.40%) COSO
10 1 (0.40%) BS25999
10 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.01%) Snort
3 1 (0.40%) XenApp
3 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.40%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.41%) Nessus
2 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.40%) OpenView
3 1 (0.40%) Cacti
Vendors
1 21 (8.43%) Oracle
2 12 (4.82%) Cyber-Ark
3 11 (4.42%) IBM
4 9 (3.61%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.21%) VeriFone
6 5 (2.01%) Symantec
6 5 (2.01%) Sourcefire
6 5 (2.01%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.20%) JBoss
7 3 (1.20%) ILOG
7 3 (1.20%) Apple
7 3 (1.20%) Cisco
7 3 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (0.80%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.80%) QNX
8 2 (0.80%) Juniper
8 2 (0.80%) McAfee
9 1 (0.40%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.40%) Symbian
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36000 + £2k joining bonus + shares
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hudl
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 30+ days ago