The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 409 393 425
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 28 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.65% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 24
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.10% +6.50%
Cryptography
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7817 7410 8119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.25% 34.86% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5892 6055 6774
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the South East region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in the South East

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the South East

Cryptography
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hampshire +6 17 £52,500 -34.37%
Berkshire 0 6 £50,000 +5.26%
West Sussex -17 2 £33,500 -
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - -
Surrey -16 1 £52,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (59.52%) PKI
2 21 (50.00%) Windows
3 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 17 (40.48%) CESG
4 17 (40.48%) CISSP
5 16 (38.10%) Linux
6 15 (35.71%) Smartcard
6 15 (35.71%) X.509
7 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (28.57%) FTP
8 12 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
9 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
10 10 (23.81%) C#
10 10 (23.81%) C++
10 10 (23.81%) Java
11 9 (21.43%) C
11 9 (21.43%) LDAP
11 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 9 (21.43%) SSL
11 9 (21.43%) EMV
11 9 (21.43%) Degree
12 8 (19.05%) Solaris
13 7 (16.67%) XML
13 7 (16.67%) LAN
13 7 (16.67%) WAN
13 7 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
13 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) X.509
2 14 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (28.57%) FTP
4 9 (21.43%) LDAP
4 9 (21.43%) SSL
5 7 (16.67%) LAN
5 7 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (11.90%) SMTP
6 5 (11.90%) HTTP
6 5 (11.90%) DNS
6 5 (11.90%) tcpdump
6 5 (11.90%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.76%) NFC
7 2 (4.76%) Network Security
7 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) German Language
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) EMV Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Sales Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Sales Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) JCE
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) PKI
2 17 (40.48%) CESG
3 15 (35.71%) Smartcard
4 12 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
5 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
6 9 (21.43%) EMV
7 6 (14.29%) EFT
8 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
9 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
10 2 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (4.76%) DTV
11 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Solaris
4 7 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (11.90%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) HPUX
7 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (14.29%) SIEM
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Cyber Security
5 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) Line Management
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Product Management
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) C#
1 10 (23.81%) C++
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) C
3 3 (7.14%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) CISSP
3 9 (21.43%) Degree
4 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) GCIA
6 4 (9.52%) CISMP
7 2 (4.76%) CEH
7 2 (4.76%) GIAC
7 2 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) COSO
2 3 (7.14%) COBIT
3 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Snort
2 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
3 3 (7.14%) LogRhythm
4 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (4.76%) Kaspersky
4 2 (4.76%) VeriFone
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.76%) Juniper
4 2 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.76%) Websense
4 2 (4.76%) McAfee
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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