The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 165 156 154
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1043 1003 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.28% 30.79% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 674 649 624
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Cryptography
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Cryptography Salary Histogram 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 29 July 2014. 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 - 3 £50,000 -
Glasgow -12 2 £65,000 -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Law
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Java Card
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Degree

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) SSCP
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001