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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 126 176 164
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 32 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 0.025% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.79% 0.077% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 3
Average salary £44,375 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.93% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1146 1304 1188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.54% 33.08% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 679 815 630
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £26,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(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
Glasgow +33 23 £42,875 +7.18% 1
Edinburgh - 11 £55,000 - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 29 (60.42%) CISSP
1 29 (60.42%) Finance
1 29 (60.42%) Information Security
1 29 (60.42%) Cyber Security
2 26 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (52.08%) Degree
4 24 (50.00%) CISM
5 22 (45.83%) SQL
6 20 (41.67%) Data Security
6 20 (41.67%) Incident Management
6 20 (41.67%) Network Security
7 17 (35.42%) jQuery
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (35.42%) MVC
7 17 (35.42%) Law
7 17 (35.42%) .NET
8 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 16 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 16 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 16 (33.33%) Ajax
8 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 16 (33.33%) NHibernate
9 15 (31.25%) SIEM
9 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
10 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (25.00%) T-SQL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) Network Security
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
2 6 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 29 (60.42%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Law
3 10 (20.83%) Legal
4 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
1 12 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 12 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Incident Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) .NET
1 17 (35.42%) jQuery
2 16 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 16 (33.33%) Ajax
2 16 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 16 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) SCADA
2 9 (18.75%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) UNIX
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Information Security
1 29 (60.42%) Cyber Security
2 20 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 20 (41.67%) Data Security
3 17 (35.42%) MVC
4 16 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 15 (31.25%) SIEM
6 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.75%) ITIL
7 9 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 9 (18.75%) Information Assurance
8 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.50%) Analytics
10 6 (12.50%) Benchmarking
10 6 (12.50%) Project Management
11 5 (10.42%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.92%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) C
6 2 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (60.42%) CISSP
2 25 (52.08%) Degree
3 24 (50.00%) CISM
4 9 (18.75%) CISA
4 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (18.75%) COBIT
1 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
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