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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 90 112 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 23 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.77% 0.072% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.56% 0.19% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 1
Average salary £43,500 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.07% +85.71%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
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
504 520 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.71% 37.38% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 317 351 252
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 53 (100.00%) Information Security
2 49 (92.45%) Finance
2 49 (92.45%) Cyber Security
3 45 (84.91%) Network Security
3 45 (84.91%) Data Security
4 44 (83.02%) Incident Management
4 44 (83.02%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (81.13%) CISSP
6 38 (71.70%) Degree
7 37 (69.81%) SIEM
8 33 (62.26%) Law
9 32 (60.38%) CISM
10 26 (49.06%) Legal
11 15 (28.30%) Risk Management
11 15 (28.30%) Business Continuity
12 11 (20.75%) BCP
12 11 (20.75%) Analytics
12 11 (20.75%) Business Continuity Planning
13 4 (7.55%) Information Assurance
13 4 (7.55%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (7.55%) Qualys
13 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
13 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
13 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
13 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity Management
13 4 (7.55%) Cyber-Ark
13 4 (7.55%) ITIL
13 4 (7.55%) COBIT
13 4 (7.55%) SCADA
13 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 45 (84.91%) Network Security
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
General
1 49 (92.45%) Finance
2 33 (62.26%) Law
3 26 (49.06%) Legal
4 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Security Analyst
1 12 (22.64%) Information Analyst
1 12 (22.64%) Information Security Analyst
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Security Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Information Security Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Incident Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
5 1 (1.89%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (1.89%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (1.89%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (1.89%) Architect
5 1 (1.89%) Security Architect
5 1 (1.89%) Security Engineer
5 1 (1.89%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 44 (83.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (7.55%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Information Security
2 49 (92.45%) Cyber Security
3 45 (84.91%) Data Security
4 44 (83.02%) Incident Management
5 37 (69.81%) SIEM
6 15 (28.30%) Risk Management
6 15 (28.30%) Business Continuity
7 11 (20.75%) BCP
7 11 (20.75%) Analytics
7 11 (20.75%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Information Assurance
8 4 (7.55%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL
8 4 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (7.55%) Security Management
9 1 (1.89%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 43 (81.13%) CISSP
2 38 (71.70%) Degree
3 32 (60.38%) CISM
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
1 4 (7.55%) COBIT
1 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Qualys
1 4 (7.55%) Cyber-Ark