The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 160 143 163
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 1 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.56% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 1.56% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
Cryptography
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1356 1088 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.47% 35.67% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 802 667 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,684 £28,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Scotland

Cryptography
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh -7 1 - -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (27.78%) CISSP
6 5 (27.78%) CISM
6 5 (27.78%) Data Security
7 4 (22.22%) Legal
7 4 (22.22%) Qualys
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (16.67%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 3 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) jQuery
8 3 (16.67%) WCF
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
1 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (16.67%) REST
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
3 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Data Security
6 3 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Android Development
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CISM
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 3 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cyber-Ark
1 4 (22.22%) Qualys
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft