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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 219 233 252
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.092% 0.21% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.56% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -0.56%
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 2311 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.19% 37.84% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 1827 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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
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 24 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Manchester +3 5 £51,500 +37.33%
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) PKI
2 5 (71.43%) SIEM
3 4 (57.14%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) GIAC
4 2 (28.57%) GCIH
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) COBIT
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) COSO
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) SABSA
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) BYOD
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (14.29%) ISO22301

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Technical Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) BYOD
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Digital Forensics
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SABSA
4 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) GCIH
3 2 (28.57%) GIAC
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) CLAS
4 1 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) COSO
2 1 (14.29%) ISO22301
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix