The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.27%
Cryptography
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
342 346 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.78% 31.48% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 255 274 282
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Essex

Cryptography
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Progress
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) WebInspect
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) CSSLP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) QADirector

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QADirector
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Application Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Manager
2 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Progress
1 2 (100.00%) HP