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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 168 160 150
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.40% 0.31%
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
1059 1004 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.48% 30.62% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 680 644 639
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,800
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 25 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 25 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
Glasgow -10 3 £53,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 £52,500 -
Cryptography
UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) SSCP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
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%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) SSCP
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001