The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 232 - 211
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 23 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% - 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.52%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2312 1964 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.60% 33.36% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1590 1717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in the South West

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the South West

Cryptography
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Gloucestershire - 21 £47,500 - 6
Bristol - 2 £56,250 -
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 28 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (23.68%) Information Assurance
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Subversion
5 5 (13.16%) Spring
5 5 (13.16%) Maven
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) AOP
5 5 (13.16%) HttpUnit
5 5 (13.16%) Use Case
5 5 (13.16%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) MySQL
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) Ant
5 5 (13.16%) JUnit
5 5 (13.16%) SAP
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) XHTML
5 5 (13.16%) EDI
5 5 (13.16%) ERP
5 5 (13.16%) Apache CXF
5 5 (13.16%) Git (software)

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) Lync
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Ant
1 5 (13.16%) DbUnit
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) HttpUnit
1 5 (13.16%) JUnit
1 5 (13.16%) Maven
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
1 5 (13.16%) XMLUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Consultant
1 11 (28.95%) Cryptography Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Cryptography Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Research Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Apache CXF
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) EDI
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) Spring
1 5 (13.16%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Blockchain
1 5 (13.16%) Fintech
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) CESG
3 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (23.68%) Information Assurance
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) AOP
5 5 (13.16%) API Design
5 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) ERP
5 5 (13.16%) Line Management
5 5 (13.16%) Open Source
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) SDLC
5 5 (13.16%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) Use Case
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) C
3 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) CEH
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.26%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.63%) COBIT
4 1 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
1 5 (13.16%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
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