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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 71 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 33 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.62% 0.15% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.30% 0.43% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 0
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%
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
452 470 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.90% 35.80% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 295 313 328
Average salary £42,000 £45,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.19% +7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 3 July 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 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 46 (100.00%) Information Security
1 46 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 45 (97.83%) Finance
3 44 (95.65%) CISSP
4 42 (91.30%) Data Security
4 42 (91.30%) Network Security
5 41 (89.13%) Incident Management
5 41 (89.13%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (84.78%) Degree
7 34 (73.91%) Law
8 33 (71.74%) CISM
9 30 (65.22%) SIEM
10 22 (47.83%) Legal
11 15 (32.61%) Business Continuity
11 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
12 12 (26.09%) Analytics
13 11 (23.91%) Business Continuity Planning
13 11 (23.91%) BCP
14 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
14 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
14 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
14 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
14 4 (8.70%) COBIT
14 4 (8.70%) SCADA
14 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
14 4 (8.70%) Security Management
14 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (8.70%) ITIL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 42 (91.30%) Network Security
General
1 45 (97.83%) Finance
2 34 (73.91%) Law
3 22 (47.83%) Legal
4 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Consultant
1 12 (26.09%) Security Consultant
1 12 (26.09%) Information Security Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Information Security Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Incident Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Security Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Information Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (2.17%) Security Architect
4 1 (2.17%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 41 (89.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) SCADA
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Information Security
1 46 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 42 (91.30%) Data Security
3 41 (89.13%) Incident Management
4 30 (65.22%) SIEM
5 15 (32.61%) Risk Management
5 15 (32.61%) Business Continuity
6 12 (26.09%) Analytics
7 11 (23.91%) Business Continuity Planning
7 11 (23.91%) BCP
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Security Management
8 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
8 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.17%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 44 (95.65%) CISSP
2 39 (84.78%) Degree
3 33 (71.74%) CISM
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.70%) COBIT
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS