The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - 134 146
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.52% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Average salary - £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
788 948 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.99% 38.01% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 608 778 797
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cryptography
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) APACS
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 8583
2 3 (42.86%) IVR
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) SMS
2 3 (42.86%) CCA
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) SMS
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
1 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Payments Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) APACS
1 3 (42.86%) IVR
1 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCA
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 8583
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS