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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 225 236 232
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 13 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.030% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.087% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 20
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% -12.00%
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
2196 2305 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.04% 34.12% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1795 1995
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,280 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cryptography Salary Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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
Cheshire +5 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Manchester - 4 £37,500 - 2
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) PKI
3 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 16 (57.14%) UNIX
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) C
5 11 (39.29%) C++
5 11 (39.29%) PHP
5 11 (39.29%) MySQL
5 11 (39.29%) IPsec
5 11 (39.29%) CentOS
5 11 (39.29%) Analytics
6 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 9 (32.14%) Tandem
7 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
8 8 (28.57%) Change Management
8 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
8 8 (28.57%) Puppet
8 8 (28.57%) OpenVPN
8 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 7 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (25.00%) VPN
9 7 (25.00%) IBM
10 5 (17.86%) Information Security
10 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (14.29%) Apple
11 4 (14.29%) PPTP
11 4 (14.29%) .NET
11 4 (14.29%) HTML
11 4 (14.29%) Java

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Route 53
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) IPsec
2 8 (28.57%) OpenVPN
3 7 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (14.29%) PPTP
5 3 (10.71%) HTTP
5 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) PKI
2 9 (32.14%) Tandem
2 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
3 7 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) UNIX
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) CentOS
4 4 (14.29%) Android
4 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 3 (10.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Analytics
2 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
3 8 (28.57%) Change Management
3 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Kernel Tuning
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C
2 11 (39.29%) C++
2 11 (39.29%) PHP
3 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 3 (10.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISM
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
1 3 (10.71%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Apple
3 3 (10.71%) Perforce
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