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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - 146 146
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.52% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.23% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 30
Median salary - £43,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
928 1380 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.31% 41.87% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 539 810 865
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory