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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
England / North West
Rank 240 231 251
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 9 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.036% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.097% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Median salary - £50,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +69.16%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.56%

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
2495 2063 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.98% 37.14% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2051 1635 2069
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 9 - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
2 15 (65.22%) Information Security
2 15 (65.22%) PKI
3 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (52.17%) Performance Management
4 12 (52.17%) Service Management
4 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
5 9 (39.13%) Java
6 8 (34.78%) C++
7 7 (30.43%) C
8 6 (26.09%) Banking
8 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
9 5 (21.74%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) User Experience
9 5 (21.74%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) Web Services
10 4 (17.39%) .NET
10 4 (17.39%) Windows
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) DevOps
10 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
11 3 (13.04%) REST
11 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 3 (13.04%) Mobile Banking

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 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) NFC
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Ant
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Gradle
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Android Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cryptography Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) HTML5
2 3 (13.04%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (13.04%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Android NDK
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Commons
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) PKI
2 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (21.74%) User Experience
4 3 (13.04%) Contactless
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.35%) APACS
6 1 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (4.35%) Chip Card
6 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.35%) EFTPOS
6 1 (4.35%) EMV
6 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
2 15 (65.22%) Information Security
3 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (52.17%) Performance Management
4 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
4 12 (52.17%) Service Management
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) API Development
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Secure Coding
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Android Development
8 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 8583
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 7816
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) CA
1 1 (4.35%) Hypercom
1 1 (4.35%) Ingenico
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Thales
1 1 (4.35%) VeriFone