The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 564 617 538
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -79
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 64 36 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.074% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 58
Average salary £53,750 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.37% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,500 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £88,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Cryptography
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19673 22624 20005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.20% 46.41% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16016 18391 16394
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cryptography
Salary Trend in London

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in London

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in London

Cryptography
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 21 £46,000 -29.23%
Wembley 0 1 £45,500 +30.00%
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 42 (37.17%) Java
2 41 (36.28%) Computer Science
3 40 (35.40%) Finance
4 39 (34.51%) Degree
5 38 (33.63%) Information Security
6 37 (32.74%) Windows
7 34 (30.09%) CISSP
8 28 (24.78%) REST
9 26 (23.01%) Penetration Testing
10 23 (20.35%) Network Security
10 23 (20.35%) OO
10 23 (20.35%) SQL
11 22 (19.47%) Linux
11 22 (19.47%) PKI
11 22 (19.47%) TDD
12 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (18.58%) UNIX
13 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
13 20 (17.70%) C#
14 19 (16.81%) Banking
14 19 (16.81%) OWASP
14 19 (16.81%) Security Architecture
15 18 (15.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 18 (15.93%) HTML
15 18 (15.93%) ITIL
16 17 (15.04%) OOD
16 17 (15.04%) PCI DSS
17 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (14.16%) JSON
17 16 (14.16%) QA

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.96%) IIS
2 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.54%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.65%) Apache
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.77%) GemFire
5 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.88%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) Mule
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Project
2 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.35%) Network Security
2 13 (11.50%) Internet
3 12 (10.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (10.62%) Firewall
4 9 (7.96%) SSL
5 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.42%) LDAP
6 5 (4.42%) ATM
7 3 (2.65%) LAN
7 3 (2.65%) WAN
7 3 (2.65%) Wireless
7 3 (2.65%) DVB
7 3 (2.65%) Wireless Security
8 2 (1.77%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.77%) VPN
8 2 (1.77%) SAN
9 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.88%) HTTP
9 1 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.39%) Couchbase
3 7 (6.19%) MySQL
4 6 (5.31%) CouchDB
5 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.42%) DB2
5 5 (4.42%) MS Access
6 4 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.54%) Redis
7 2 (1.77%) Big Data
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Selenium
1 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.42%) Maven
2 5 (4.42%) JUnit
3 4 (3.54%) Log4j
3 4 (3.54%) HttpUnit
3 4 (3.54%) Grunt
3 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.54%) Mockito
4 2 (1.77%) JMeter
4 2 (1.77%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.88%) Gradle
5 1 (0.88%) Spock
5 1 (0.88%) Geb
5 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
5 1 (0.88%) TestNG
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) Rational Rose
General
1 40 (35.40%) Finance
2 19 (16.81%) Banking
3 11 (9.73%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.65%) Legal
7 2 (1.77%) Law
7 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.77%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Developer
2 16 (14.16%) Analyst
3 15 (13.27%) Security Analyst
4 12 (10.62%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.73%) Architect
6 10 (8.85%) Consultant
6 10 (8.85%) Technical Specialist
7 9 (7.96%) Security Manager
8 8 (7.08%) Security Specialist
8 8 (7.08%) Security Consultant
9 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Applications Specialist
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Security Architect
10 6 (5.31%) Information Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Application Security Specialist
11 5 (4.42%) Cyber Security Consultant
11 5 (4.42%) Information Specialist
11 5 (4.42%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.78%) REST
2 18 (15.93%) HTML
3 16 (14.16%) JSON
4 15 (13.27%) Web Services
5 12 (10.62%) CSS
6 10 (8.85%) .NET
7 9 (7.96%) WCF
7 9 (7.96%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.08%) iOS SDK
8 8 (7.08%) SOAP
8 8 (7.08%) XML
9 7 (6.19%) Spring
10 6 (5.31%) J2EE
11 5 (4.42%) Servlets
11 5 (4.42%) Java EE
11 5 (4.42%) RESTful
12 4 (3.54%) HTML5
12 4 (3.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (3.54%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (3.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.28%) Computer Science
2 22 (19.47%) PKI
3 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
4 13 (11.50%) Mainframe
5 10 (8.85%) Open Source
6 6 (5.31%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.42%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (4.42%) SCADA
7 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.42%) EMV
7 5 (4.42%) Tandem
8 4 (3.54%) Clustering
9 3 (2.65%) VHDL
9 3 (2.65%) CESG
9 3 (2.65%) DTV
9 3 (2.65%) STB
9 3 (2.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (2.65%) IPTV
9 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.74%) Windows
2 22 (19.47%) Linux
3 21 (18.58%) UNIX
4 9 (7.96%) VMS
4 9 (7.96%) Android
5 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.08%) Windows Phone
6 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.42%) Solaris
7 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) Information Security
2 26 (23.01%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (20.35%) OO
4 22 (19.47%) TDD
5 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.81%) OWASP
6 19 (16.81%) Security Architecture
7 18 (15.93%) ITIL
8 17 (15.04%) OOD
9 16 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (14.16%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (13.27%) Cyber Security
11 14 (12.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (10.62%) Identity Management
12 12 (10.62%) Business Continuity
13 10 (8.85%) Change Management
13 10 (8.85%) Risk Management
13 10 (8.85%) Reverse Engineering
14 9 (7.96%) Software Engineering
14 9 (7.96%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.17%) Java
2 23 (20.35%) SQL
3 20 (17.70%) C#
4 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.62%) C++
6 7 (6.19%) Python
7 5 (4.42%) PL/1
7 5 (4.42%) COBOL
7 5 (4.42%) JCL
7 5 (4.42%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.65%) C
9 2 (1.77%) Ruby
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) F#
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) R
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (34.51%) Degree
2 34 (30.09%) CISSP
3 15 (13.27%) CISM
4 13 (11.50%) CISA
5 11 (9.73%) GSEC
5 11 (9.73%) Security+ Certification
5 11 (9.73%) SSCP
6 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.65%) GCIA
8 3 (2.65%) GCED
8 3 (2.65%) GCIH
8 3 (2.65%) GCWN
8 3 (2.65%) CEH
9 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.88%) MCSD
9 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (15.04%) PCI DSS
3 16 (14.16%) QA
4 12 (10.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (8.85%) COBIT
6 5 (4.42%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Oracle
2 10 (8.85%) IBM
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.08%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (6.19%) WorldPay
5 6 (5.31%) Cognizant
6 5 (4.42%) NCR
6 5 (4.42%) HP
6 5 (4.42%) VocaLink
7 4 (3.54%) BT
8 2 (1.77%) Terracotta
8 2 (1.77%) AppSense
8 2 (1.77%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.77%) Qualys
8 2 (1.77%) Symantec
8 2 (1.77%) Websense
8 2 (1.77%) Splunk
9 1 (0.88%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.88%) Citrix
9 1 (0.88%) VMware