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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 712 701 654
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -47
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 154 163 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.40% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 90 117 138
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £80,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
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
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
East of England +23 55 £55,000 -3.50% 1
London -10 36 £57,500 -11.53% 5
South East -3 34 £60,000 +20.00% 5
North West +1 8 £40,000 +35.59% 3
East Midlands +33 7 £77,500 +91.35%
Yorkshire -29 7 £40,438 -49.45% 1
North East -8 4 £40,000 -33.33%
South West -22 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 101 (36.46%) Information Security
2 95 (34.30%) Degree
3 87 (31.41%) Windows
4 81 (29.24%) Computer Science
5 75 (27.08%) Banking
6 74 (26.71%) Finance
7 71 (25.63%) C#
8 68 (24.55%) Java
9 66 (23.83%) Mathematics
10 63 (22.74%) PKI
11 62 (22.38%) C++
12 57 (20.58%) Software Engineering
13 56 (20.22%) Security Cleared
13 56 (20.22%) CISSP
14 54 (19.49%) Linux
15 53 (19.13%) Mentoring
15 53 (19.13%) Internet
15 53 (19.13%) PCI DSS
16 50 (18.05%) Python
16 50 (18.05%) Management Information System
17 49 (17.69%) C
18 47 (16.97%) UNIX
19 44 (15.88%) Data Protection
20 41 (14.80%) Penetration Testing
20 41 (14.80%) TCP/IP
21 40 (14.44%) SQL
22 39 (14.08%) Retail
23 37 (13.36%) Embedded Systems
23 37 (13.36%) Web Services
24 34 (12.27%) EMV

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (3.25%) Apache
1 9 (3.25%) OpenStack
1 9 (3.25%) CloudStack
2 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.44%) GlassFish
2 4 (1.44%) IIS
3 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.72%) SAS
4 2 (0.72%) WordPress
5 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.08%) MS Project
4 2 (0.72%) MS Office
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (5.42%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
2 1 (0.36%) GitHub
2 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (19.13%) Internet
2 41 (14.80%) TCP/IP
3 32 (11.55%) Network Security
4 22 (7.94%) X.509
5 18 (6.50%) SSL
6 17 (6.14%) LDAP
6 17 (6.14%) SMS
7 16 (5.78%) ATM
8 13 (4.69%) LAN
8 13 (4.69%) WAN
8 13 (4.69%) HTTP
9 11 (3.97%) IPsec
9 11 (3.97%) NFC
10 9 (3.25%) Wireshark
10 9 (3.25%) VPN
11 7 (2.53%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.53%) tcpdump
12 6 (2.17%) DNS
12 6 (2.17%) Firewall
13 5 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.05%) DB2
3 10 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.81%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.81%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.44%) MySQL
5 4 (1.44%) Big Data
6 2 (0.72%) SQLite
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.72%) Subversion
4 1 (0.36%) Maven
4 1 (0.36%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.36%) Ant
4 1 (0.36%) JUnit
4 1 (0.36%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.36%) Xcode
4 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (27.08%) Banking
2 74 (26.71%) Finance
3 39 (14.08%) Retail
4 21 (7.58%) Retail Banking
4 21 (7.58%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.61%) Law
6 9 (3.25%) Legal
6 9 (3.25%) Electronics
6 9 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.81%) Military
8 4 (1.44%) French Language
9 3 (1.08%) Automotive
9 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.72%) German Language
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (18.77%) Analyst
2 45 (16.25%) Consultant
3 28 (10.11%) Security Analyst
4 27 (9.75%) Developer
5 26 (9.39%) Architect
5 26 (9.39%) Test Engineer
6 23 (8.30%) Security Consultant
7 22 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 20 (7.22%) Integration Engineer
8 20 (7.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 19 (6.86%) Security Manager
10 17 (6.14%) Payments Business Analyst
10 17 (6.14%) Business Analyst
11 14 (5.05%) Security Engineer
11 14 (5.05%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (4.33%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (4.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 10 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (3.61%) Security Specialist
14 9 (3.25%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.36%) Web Services
2 26 (9.39%) XML
3 18 (6.50%) REST
4 16 (5.78%) J2EE
5 14 (5.05%) OAuth
6 12 (4.33%) Java EE
6 12 (4.33%) .NET
7 10 (3.61%) SAML
7 10 (3.61%) OpenID
8 9 (3.25%) Middleware
8 9 (3.25%) JSON
9 8 (2.89%) WSDL
10 7 (2.53%) HTML
11 5 (1.81%) DOM
11 5 (1.81%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (1.44%) JNI
13 3 (1.08%) JCE
13 3 (1.08%) CSS
14 2 (0.72%) SOAP
14 2 (0.72%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 81 (29.24%) Computer Science
2 66 (23.83%) Mathematics
3 63 (22.74%) PKI
4 50 (18.05%) Management Information System
5 37 (13.36%) Embedded Systems
6 34 (12.27%) EMV
7 27 (9.75%) CESG
8 22 (7.94%) Mobile Payment
8 22 (7.94%) Algorithms
9 21 (7.58%) Smartcard
10 20 (7.22%) Mobile Banking
11 19 (6.86%) CESG CLAS
12 18 (6.50%) Mainframe
12 18 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (6.14%) Tandem
13 17 (6.14%) APACS
13 17 (6.14%) SWIFT
13 17 (6.14%) IVR
14 11 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (2.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 87 (31.41%) Windows
2 54 (19.49%) Linux
3 47 (16.97%) UNIX
4 25 (9.03%) Android
5 16 (5.78%) Solaris
6 14 (5.05%) Windows XP
6 14 (5.05%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.97%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.17%) CentOS
9 3 (1.08%) AIX
9 3 (1.08%) HPUX
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (36.46%) Information Security
2 57 (20.58%) Software Engineering
3 53 (19.13%) Mentoring
4 44 (15.88%) Data Protection
5 41 (14.80%) Penetration Testing
6 31 (11.19%) Change Management
7 29 (10.47%) Risk Management
7 29 (10.47%) ITIL
7 29 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (9.39%) Requirements Analysis
9 22 (7.94%) Data Security
10 21 (7.58%) Product Management
11 18 (6.50%) Software Architecture
11 18 (6.50%) Project Planning
12 16 (5.78%) Coaching
13 15 (5.42%) Cyber Security
14 14 (5.05%) Analytics
14 14 (5.05%) Information Assurance
14 14 (5.05%) TOGAF
15 13 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (25.63%) C#
2 68 (24.55%) Java
3 62 (22.38%) C++
4 50 (18.05%) Python
5 49 (17.69%) C
6 40 (14.44%) SQL
7 16 (5.78%) COBOL
8 15 (5.42%) PL/1
8 15 (5.42%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.05%) JCL
10 6 (2.17%) XPath
11 5 (1.81%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.81%) Perl
12 4 (1.44%) PHP
12 4 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.08%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.08%) Ruby
13 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.72%) VB
15 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 95 (34.30%) Degree
2 56 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 56 (20.22%) CISSP
3 30 (10.83%) SC Cleared
4 29 (10.47%) CISM
5 19 (6.86%) CISMP
6 18 (6.50%) CISA
7 17 (6.14%) CCA
8 12 (4.33%) PhD
9 11 (3.97%) DV Cleared
10 8 (2.89%) CEH
10 8 (2.89%) Postgraduate
11 6 (2.17%) CCNP
11 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.81%) GCIA
13 3 (1.08%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.72%) MBA
14 2 (0.72%) GIAC
15 1 (0.36%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.13%) PCI DSS
2 33 (11.91%) QA
3 31 (11.19%) ISO 8583
4 23 (8.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (5.42%) ISO 9000
7 10 (3.61%) COBIT
8 8 (2.89%) COSO
9 2 (0.72%) SLA
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.81%) Snort
3 4 (1.44%) Firmware
4 2 (0.72%) Squid
5 1 (0.36%) Xen
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.36%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Puppet
2 2 (0.72%) OpenView
2 2 (0.72%) Cacti
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.50%) Oracle
3 17 (6.14%) IBM
4 16 (5.78%) HP
5 15 (5.42%) VocaLink
6 14 (5.05%) NCR
7 7 (2.53%) Juniper
7 7 (2.53%) Cisco
7 7 (2.53%) Hyperion
8 5 (1.81%) Sourcefire
9 4 (1.44%) Symbian
9 4 (1.44%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (1.08%) LogRhythm
11 2 (0.72%) Kaspersky
11 2 (0.72%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.72%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.72%) Tandberg
11 2 (0.72%) F5
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Salary: Negotiable + Car allowance, Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36000 to £60000 per annum - share options + package
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Portsmouth
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Leeds
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
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Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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