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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 236 239 233
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 17 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.057% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.17% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 21
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
2282 2421 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.53% 34.41% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 1890 1989
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 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 5 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 +12 15 £50,000 -13.04%
Manchester - 2 £36,250 - 3
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 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 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) UNIX
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) PKI
3 12 (46.15%) C
4 10 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 9 (34.62%) Tandem
5 9 (34.62%) IPsec
5 9 (34.62%) C++
5 9 (34.62%) PHP
5 9 (34.62%) MySQL
5 9 (34.62%) Mainframe
5 9 (34.62%) CentOS
5 9 (34.62%) Analytics
6 8 (30.77%) Change Management
6 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 7 (26.92%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (26.92%) IBM
8 6 (23.08%) Puppet
8 6 (23.08%) OpenVPN
8 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
9 5 (19.23%) VPN
9 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (19.23%) Information Security
10 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Banking
10 4 (15.38%) Apple
10 4 (15.38%) .NET

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (15.38%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Route 53
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) IPsec
2 6 (23.08%) OpenVPN
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
4 3 (11.54%) HTTP
5 2 (7.69%) PPTP
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
1 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (19.23%) Administrator
1 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) PKI
2 9 (34.62%) Mainframe
2 9 (34.62%) Tandem
3 7 (26.92%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) UNIX
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (15.38%) Android
5 3 (11.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Problem Management
2 9 (34.62%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 8 (30.77%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Information Security
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.54%) Kernel Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C
2 9 (34.62%) C++
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
4 4 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CISSP
1 1 (3.85%) CISM
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Apple
3 3 (11.54%) Perforce
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