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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 242 240 230
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.035% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.40% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Average salary £65,750 £30,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+119.16% -35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £27,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,150 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
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
2161 2492 2190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.93% 36.06% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1729 2141 1731
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +14 1 £80,000 +190.90%
Merseyside - 1 £51,500 - 1
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) CISA
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (25.00%) PPTP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Security
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Technical Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) BYOD
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
3 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) CentOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) COSO
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
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