The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 244 235 263
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 7 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.86% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 10
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.00%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2396 2440 2583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.30% 36.50% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2019 1949 1974
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in the North West

Cryptography
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +25 5 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Manchester -14 2 - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 9 (75.00%) PKI
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) GIAC
6 2 (16.67%) GCIH
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Commons
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Maven
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) VeriFone
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) NFC
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Commons
2 2 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) PKI
2 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) APACS
3 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (8.33%) Chip Card
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Contactless
3 1 (8.33%) EFTPOS
3 1 (8.33%) EMV
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) GCIH
3 2 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 8583
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 7816
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CA
1 1 (8.33%) Ingenico
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VeriFone
Crewe, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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