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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 115 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.070% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.00%
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
399 362 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.12% 31.40% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 232 223 141
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) SSCP
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Java Card
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) SSCP
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001