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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
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
328 345 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.91% 38.21% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 294 327 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,550 £25,064
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) FTP
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (88.24%) C
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) XML
2 15 (88.24%) SSL
2 15 (88.24%) EMV
2 15 (88.24%) Embedded Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 13 (76.47%) EFT
4 9 (52.94%) Subversion
4 9 (52.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 7 (41.18%) VeriFone
7 6 (35.29%) Embedded C++
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) UNIX
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) HTTP
8 2 (11.76%) LDAP
8 2 (11.76%) LAN
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
8 2 (11.76%) SMTP
8 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
8 2 (11.76%) GIAC
8 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
8 2 (11.76%) Snort

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (100.00%) FTP
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (88.24%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (52.94%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (47.06%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) EMV
2 13 (76.47%) EFT
3 2 (11.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C
1 15 (88.24%) C#
1 15 (88.24%) C++
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded C++
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) GIAC
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VeriFone
2 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm
2 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire