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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 719 714 684
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 158 152 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 99 102 139
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
40427 40489 42484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.84% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32254 33228 35762
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 24 October 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 October 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
(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 +6 47 £58,000 -3.33% 6
East of England +9 41 £50,000 -13.04% 3
South East -30 28 £60,000 +16.50% 6
North East -6 16 £40,000 -33.33%
North West -15 9 £50,000 -37.50%
South West -29 6 £42,500 -22.72%
Yorkshire -55 6 £44,500 -25.83%
East Midlands +4 4 £77,500 +150.00% 1
West Midlands - 1 £46,500 - 2
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 106 (40.30%) Windows
2 102 (38.78%) Information Security
3 93 (35.36%) Degree
4 84 (31.94%) Java
5 82 (31.18%) Computer Science
6 74 (28.14%) C++
7 73 (27.76%) C#
8 68 (25.86%) Banking
9 66 (25.10%) PKI
10 65 (24.71%) Finance
10 65 (24.71%) Internet
11 63 (23.95%) CISSP
12 60 (22.81%) Mathematics
13 56 (21.29%) UNIX
13 56 (21.29%) Linux
14 55 (20.91%) Management Information System
15 51 (19.39%) Security Cleared
16 50 (19.01%) PCI DSS
16 50 (19.01%) Software Engineering
17 49 (18.63%) C
18 48 (18.25%) Python
18 48 (18.25%) Retail
19 45 (17.11%) TCP/IP
20 41 (15.59%) Microsoft
20 41 (15.59%) SQL
21 40 (15.21%) Mentoring
22 39 (14.83%) Web Services
23 36 (13.69%) ISO 8583
24 34 (12.93%) Embedded Systems
25 33 (12.55%) QA

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (6.08%) OpenStack
2 15 (5.70%) CloudStack
3 12 (4.56%) Apache
4 6 (2.28%) IIS
5 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.76%) CMS
6 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (6.46%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) GitHub
2 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (24.71%) Internet
2 45 (17.11%) TCP/IP
3 30 (11.41%) Network Security
4 21 (7.98%) X.509
5 20 (7.60%) SSL
5 20 (7.60%) WAN
6 19 (7.22%) SMS
7 18 (6.84%) LDAP
7 18 (6.84%) LAN
8 15 (5.70%) Wireshark
9 12 (4.56%) ATM
9 12 (4.56%) HTTP
10 9 (3.42%) VPN
10 9 (3.42%) NFC
10 9 (3.42%) FTP
11 8 (3.04%) Kerberos
12 7 (2.66%) Ethernet
12 7 (2.66%) Firewall
12 7 (2.66%) tcpdump
13 6 (2.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.46%) DB2
3 8 (3.04%) Data Mining
3 8 (3.04%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.66%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.90%) Big Data
6 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.52%) SQLite
7 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.76%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.28%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.90%) Subversion
4 4 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.76%) Maven
5 2 (0.76%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.76%) Ant
5 2 (0.76%) JUnit
5 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.38%) Xcode
6 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.38%) QADirector
6 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 68 (25.86%) Banking
2 65 (24.71%) Finance
3 48 (18.25%) Retail
4 22 (8.37%) Retail Banking
5 14 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.56%) Electronics
7 9 (3.42%) Legal
7 9 (3.42%) Military
8 7 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.28%) Law
9 6 (2.28%) French Language
10 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.76%) Advertising
11 2 (0.76%) German Language
11 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.38%) Automotive
12 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (19.77%) Analyst
2 48 (18.25%) Consultant
3 32 (12.17%) Software Engineer
4 29 (11.03%) Security Analyst
5 26 (9.89%) Developer
6 24 (9.13%) Security Consultant
7 23 (8.75%) Architect
8 19 (7.22%) Business Analyst
8 19 (7.22%) Payments Business Analyst
9 17 (6.46%) Technical Specialist
10 14 (5.32%) Test Engineer
10 14 (5.32%) Security Engineer
10 14 (5.32%) Security Manager
11 13 (4.94%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 13 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (4.56%) Security Specialist
12 12 (4.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 12 (4.56%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
14 9 (3.42%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.83%) Web Services
2 33 (12.55%) XML
3 17 (6.46%) J2EE
4 16 (6.08%) REST
5 15 (5.70%) .NET
6 14 (5.32%) OAuth
7 11 (4.18%) JSON
8 10 (3.80%) SAML
9 9 (3.42%) OpenID
10 8 (3.04%) Java EE
11 7 (2.66%) WSDL
11 7 (2.66%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (2.66%) Middleware
11 7 (2.66%) HTML
12 5 (1.90%) DOM
12 5 (1.90%) JCE
13 4 (1.52%) JNI
13 4 (1.52%) XHTML
14 3 (1.14%) SPNEGO
15 2 (0.76%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 82 (31.18%) Computer Science
2 66 (25.10%) PKI
3 60 (22.81%) Mathematics
4 55 (20.91%) Management Information System
5 34 (12.93%) Embedded Systems
6 30 (11.41%) EMV
7 24 (9.13%) Mainframe
8 23 (8.75%) Tandem
8 23 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (8.37%) CESG
10 19 (7.22%) APACS
10 19 (7.22%) IVR
10 19 (7.22%) Smartcard
10 19 (7.22%) SWIFT
10 19 (7.22%) Mobile Payment
11 18 (6.84%) Mobile Banking
12 17 (6.46%) Algorithms
13 15 (5.70%) CESG CLAS
14 10 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 106 (40.30%) Windows
2 56 (21.29%) UNIX
2 56 (21.29%) Linux
3 21 (7.98%) Android
4 17 (6.46%) Windows XP
4 17 (6.46%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.94%) Solaris
6 6 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.90%) AIX
7 5 (1.90%) HPUX
8 4 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.76%) CentOS
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.78%) Information Security
2 50 (19.01%) Software Engineering
3 40 (15.21%) Mentoring
4 32 (12.17%) Data Protection
4 32 (12.17%) Change Management
5 31 (11.79%) Penetration Testing
6 30 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (11.03%) Requirements Analysis
8 27 (10.27%) Risk Management
9 26 (9.89%) Data Security
10 25 (9.51%) Product Management
11 22 (8.37%) Coaching
12 21 (7.98%) ITIL
13 19 (7.22%) Project Planning
14 18 (6.84%) Project Management
15 17 (6.46%) Software Architecture
16 15 (5.70%) Cyber Security
17 14 (5.32%) Line Management
18 13 (4.94%) Requirements Engineering
18 13 (4.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 84 (31.94%) Java
2 74 (28.14%) C++
3 73 (27.76%) C#
4 49 (18.63%) C
5 48 (18.25%) Python
6 41 (15.59%) SQL
7 18 (6.84%) PowerShell
8 17 (6.46%) JCL
8 17 (6.46%) PL/1
8 17 (6.46%) COBOL
9 10 (3.80%) Perl
10 5 (1.90%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.90%) XPath
11 4 (1.52%) VB
12 2 (0.76%) PHP
12 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.76%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 93 (35.36%) Degree
2 63 (23.95%) CISSP
3 51 (19.39%) Security Cleared
4 33 (12.55%) CISM
5 28 (10.65%) SC Cleared
6 20 (7.60%) CISMP
6 20 (7.60%) CISA
7 19 (7.22%) CCA
8 17 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (6.46%) CCNP
9 12 (4.56%) PhD
10 11 (4.18%) DV Cleared
11 10 (3.80%) CEH
11 10 (3.80%) CCNA
12 9 (3.42%) Postgraduate
13 6 (2.28%) MCSE
13 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (2.28%) RHCE
13 6 (2.28%) GSEC
13 6 (2.28%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (19.01%) PCI DSS
2 36 (13.69%) ISO 8583
3 33 (12.55%) QA
4 24 (9.13%) ISO 9000
5 21 (7.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (3.04%) COBIT
8 6 (2.28%) COSO
9 2 (0.76%) SLA
10 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.04%) Firmware
3 6 (2.28%) Nmap
4 5 (1.90%) Snort
5 3 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.76%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) Cacti
1 4 (1.52%) OpenView
2 2 (0.76%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.76%) Puppet
2 2 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.75%) Oracle
2 23 (8.75%) IBM
3 20 (7.60%) HP
4 17 (6.46%) NCR
5 12 (4.56%) VocaLink
6 9 (3.42%) Juniper
6 9 (3.42%) Cisco
7 6 (2.28%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.90%) Sourcefire
9 4 (1.52%) Riverbed
9 4 (1.52%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.52%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.52%) Symbian
10 3 (1.14%) VMware
10 3 (1.14%) ForgeRock
10 3 (1.14%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.76%) F5
11 2 (0.76%) Tableau
11 2 (0.76%) Google
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