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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 177 185 177
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.076% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.23% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Average salary £27,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.20% -1.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
1309 1310 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.72% 33.00% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1029 1167
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,875 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) OpenVPN
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
3 3 (42.86%) Perforce
3 3 (42.86%) Squid
3 3 (42.86%) Kernel Tuning

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) OpenVPN
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Perforce