The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 78 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.39% 0.32% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
271 182 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.66% 29.45% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 196 148 159
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in the North East

Cryptography
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -15 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 14 (87.50%) Banking
2 12 (75.00%) PhD
2 12 (75.00%) CISSP
2 12 (75.00%) CISM
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) CISMP
2 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (75.00%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (62.50%) Mobile Commerce
3 10 (62.50%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (50.00%) Android
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) COBOL
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) DB2
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) ATM
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (25.00%) HP

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) ATM
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 14 (87.50%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (37.50%) Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Systems Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (62.50%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (25.00%) EMV
3 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Tandem
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Mobile Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) C++
1 4 (25.00%) COBOL
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) PL/1
1 4 (25.00%) JCL
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) PhD
1 12 (75.00%) CISSP
1 12 (75.00%) CISM
1 12 (75.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (25.00%) ISO 8583
3 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) IBM
1 4 (25.00%) HP
1 4 (25.00%) NCR
1 4 (25.00%) VocaLink