The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 76 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 26 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.16% 0.14% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 0
Average salary £42,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
Cryptography
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
423 521 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.22% 37.32% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 284 347 320
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Glasgow

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 48 (97.96%) Cyber Security
3 47 (95.92%) Finance
4 44 (89.80%) Data Security
4 44 (89.80%) CISSP
4 44 (89.80%) Network Security
5 43 (87.76%) Incident Management
5 43 (87.76%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (79.59%) Degree
7 34 (69.39%) Law
8 33 (67.35%) CISM
8 33 (67.35%) SIEM
9 24 (48.98%) Legal
10 15 (30.61%) Business Continuity
10 15 (30.61%) Risk Management
11 12 (24.49%) Analytics
12 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity Planning
12 11 (22.45%) BCP
13 4 (8.16%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Management
13 4 (8.16%) COBIT
13 4 (8.16%) SCADA
13 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
13 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
13 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
13 4 (8.16%) Information Assurance
13 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (8.16%) Security Management

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 44 (89.80%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
General
1 47 (95.92%) Finance
2 34 (69.39%) Law
3 24 (48.98%) Legal
4 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Consultant
1 12 (24.49%) Security Consultant
1 12 (24.49%) Information Security Consultant
2 11 (22.45%) Information Security Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Security Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Information Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Incident Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (2.04%) Security Architect
4 1 (2.04%) Architect
4 1 (2.04%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 43 (87.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) SCADA
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 48 (97.96%) Cyber Security
3 44 (89.80%) Data Security
4 43 (87.76%) Incident Management
5 33 (67.35%) SIEM
6 15 (30.61%) Risk Management
6 15 (30.61%) Business Continuity
7 12 (24.49%) Analytics
8 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity Planning
8 11 (22.45%) BCP
9 4 (8.16%) ITIL
9 4 (8.16%) Security Management
9 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.16%) Information Assurance
9 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Management
9 4 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (2.04%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 44 (89.80%) CISSP
2 39 (79.59%) Degree
3 33 (67.35%) CISM
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.16%) COBIT
1 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Qualys
1 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark