The 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 82 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 0.46% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.94% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
Cryptography
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
259 425 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.43% 49.08% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 223 382 347
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) GIAC
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft