The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 11 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 82 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% 0.22% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 0.59% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £53,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-7.98% +31.48%
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
337 340 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.42% 37.95% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 300 319 347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Cryptography
Hampshire

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in Southampton

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) FTP
1 20 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) C
2 15 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) XML
2 15 (75.00%) SSL
2 15 (75.00%) EMV
2 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (65.00%) EFT
4 9 (45.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (45.00%) Subversion
5 8 (40.00%) Retail
6 7 (35.00%) VeriFone
7 6 (30.00%) Embedded C++
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) UNIX
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) HTTP
8 5 (25.00%) LDAP
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) SMTP
8 5 (25.00%) GIAC
8 5 (25.00%) CESG
8 5 (25.00%) SIEM
8 5 (25.00%) Analytics

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) FTP
1 20 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) SSL
3 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 5 (25.00%) HTTP
3 5 (25.00%) LDAP
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (45.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Forensic Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) EMV
2 13 (65.00%) EFT
3 5 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) SIEM
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C
1 15 (75.00%) C#
1 15 (75.00%) C++
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) GIAC
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) GCIA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VeriFone
2 5 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 5 (25.00%) Sourcefire