The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 173 187 182
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.030% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £80,000 £27,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+190.90% -38.20%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Cryptography
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1296 1400 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.21% 35.43% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1197 989
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Manchester

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (80.00%) PKI
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) PPTP
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (40.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) IPsec
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (40.00%) PPTP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Technical Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISA
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) COSO
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM