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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 119 171 156
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 33 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 0.052% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 0.16% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 0
Average salary £43,750 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% -12.00%
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
1061 1259 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.93% 32.86% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 672 795 666
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow +31 28 £42,875 +3.31% 3
Edinburgh - 7 £55,000 -
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 36 (69.23%) Finance
1 36 (69.23%) Information Security
1 36 (69.23%) Cyber Security
2 35 (67.31%) CISSP
3 32 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (59.62%) Degree
5 29 (55.77%) CISM
6 26 (50.00%) Data Security
6 26 (50.00%) Incident Management
6 26 (50.00%) Network Security
7 21 (40.38%) Law
8 20 (38.46%) SIEM
9 18 (34.62%) SQL
10 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
11 13 (25.00%) MVC
11 13 (25.00%) .NET
11 13 (25.00%) jQuery
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (23.08%) Entity Framework
12 12 (23.08%) NHibernate
12 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
12 12 (23.08%) Ajax
12 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
12 12 (23.08%) Legal
13 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
13 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (19.23%) Information Assurance

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (11.54%) LAN
2 6 (11.54%) WLAN
General
1 36 (69.23%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Law
3 12 (23.08%) Legal
4 10 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Consultant
1 15 (28.85%) Security Consultant
1 15 (28.85%) Information Security Consultant
2 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Lead Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Security Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Incident Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Cyber Security Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Information Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Information Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
1 13 (25.00%) jQuery
2 12 (23.08%) Entity Framework
2 12 (23.08%) NHibernate
2 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 12 (23.08%) Ajax
3 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) WCF
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.23%) SCADA
2 10 (19.23%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (69.23%) Information Security
1 36 (69.23%) Cyber Security
2 26 (50.00%) Data Security
2 26 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 20 (38.46%) SIEM
4 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 13 (25.00%) MVC
6 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 10 (19.23%) Information Assurance
7 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.23%) Data Protection
7 10 (19.23%) ITIL
7 10 (19.23%) Business Continuity
7 10 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 9 (17.31%) Analytics
9 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (11.54%) BCP
9 6 (11.54%) Benchmarking
9 6 (11.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.31%) C#
3 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.69%) C
5 3 (5.77%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) CISSP
2 31 (59.62%) Degree
3 29 (55.77%) CISM
4 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 10 (19.23%) CISA
5 6 (11.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) COBIT
1 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (19.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
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