The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - 139 128
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.16% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Cryptography
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
818 861 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.35% 33.50% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 480 632 598
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,975 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Reading region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Reading

Cryptography
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Kaspersky
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) SSL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Sales Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Sales Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) Websense
1 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
1 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Kaspersky
1 2 (66.67%) F5