The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 239 231 234
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 6 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.084% 0.19% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.72% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 7
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1916 1936 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.92% 26.67% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1607 1728
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Manchester -4 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Cheshire -9 1 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (91.67%) UNIX
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 8 (66.67%) Tandem
2 8 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) PKI
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 8 (66.67%) Tandem
1 8 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) UNIX
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security
1 4 (33.33%) Release Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
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