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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 410 382 408
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 30 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 32
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,750 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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
7993 7320 8112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.33% 34.65% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6023 5991 6783
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 £62,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 21 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire 0 6 £50,000 +2.56%
West Sussex -21 2 £33,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 - -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (56.25%) PKI
2 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
3 19 (39.58%) CISSP
4 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 17 (35.42%) CESG
5 17 (35.42%) FTP
5 17 (35.42%) C#
5 17 (35.42%) C++
5 17 (35.42%) Java
6 15 (31.25%) Smartcard
6 15 (31.25%) X.509
7 14 (29.17%) C
7 14 (29.17%) SSL
7 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.08%) EMV
8 13 (27.08%) Risk Management
9 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 12 (25.00%) XML
9 12 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
9 12 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
9 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.92%) LDAP
11 10 (20.83%) Solaris
11 10 (20.83%) EFT
12 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 8 (16.67%) Degree
14 7 (14.58%) Subversion

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) TCP/IP
2 17 (35.42%) FTP
3 15 (31.25%) X.509
4 14 (29.17%) SSL
5 11 (22.92%) LDAP
6 7 (14.58%) LAN
6 7 (14.58%) WAN
7 5 (10.42%) SMTP
7 5 (10.42%) HTTP
7 5 (10.42%) DNS
7 5 (10.42%) Wireshark
7 5 (10.42%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security
9 1 (2.08%) NFC
9 1 (2.08%) S/MIME
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) German Language
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Developer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Sales Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) PKI
2 17 (35.42%) CESG
3 15 (31.25%) Smartcard
4 13 (27.08%) EMV
5 12 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
5 12 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 10 (20.83%) EFT
7 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (20.83%) Solaris
4 7 (14.58%) UNIX
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (4.17%) HPUX
6 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Risk Management
2 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) SIEM
4 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (6.25%) Product Management
6 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security Management
7 2 (4.17%) Security Management
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.08%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) C#
1 17 (35.42%) C++
1 17 (35.42%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) C
3 4 (8.33%) Embedded C++
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) CISSP
2 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.67%) Degree
4 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) GCIA
6 4 (8.33%) CISMP
7 2 (4.17%) CEH
7 2 (4.17%) CISA
7 2 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) COSO
2 3 (6.25%) COBIT
3 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.42%) Snort
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Sourcefire
2 5 (10.42%) VeriFone
3 3 (6.25%) LogRhythm
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) F5
4 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee
4 2 (4.17%) Websense
4 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (4.17%) Kaspersky
4 2 (4.17%) EMC
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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