The table below looks at the statistics for Cryptography skills 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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 158 144
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 9 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.034% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.038% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 11
Median salary £53,000 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2056 2636 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.37% 90.87% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1672 1731
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 February 2017.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cryptography
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 8 £53,000 -
Edinburgh 0 1 - -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (60.00%) SIEM
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 6 (60.00%) People Management
2 6 (60.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (60.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java

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 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technology Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 6 (60.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (60.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) People Management
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
2 1 (10.00%) SANS
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory