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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - 127 185
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 31 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.99% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.60% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 26 1
Average salary - £44,375 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1173 1192 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.81% 37.94% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 668 696 806
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS