The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 705 789 880
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +91
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 207 181 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 154 76
Median salary £55,000 £46,750 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,736 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,425 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -0.56%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41177 44556 49291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.93% 40.61% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33460 35281 39514
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cryptography as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cryptography
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography within the UK.

Cryptography Salary Trend in the UK

Cryptography
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the UK

Cryptography
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 196 £55,000 +19.56% 16
South East +55 57 £60,000 +44.57% 2
London +36 54 £60,000 +9.09% 8
South West +36 35 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England +45 29 £40,000 -13.04% 3
Surrey +22 26 £40,000 -23.80%
Cambridgeshire +7 23 £40,000 -16.66% 3
Gloucestershire +26 22 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Cambridge +9 20 £38,750 -15.76% 2
Cheltenham +4 16 £47,500 -44.11% 1
City of London +57 15 £65,000 +41.30%
Berkshire +34 15 £69,250 +25.90% 1
Guildford +8 15 £32,500 -38.09%
Bracknell - 14 £77,375 - 1
Birmingham -2 11 £65,000 +78.08% 1
West Midlands -3 11 £65,000 +78.08% 1
Kent - 11 £64,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 11 £64,000 - 1
Bristol +18 9 £65,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire +19 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire +3 6 £60,000 +60.00%
Leatherhead - 6 £65,000 -
North West +8 5 £51,500 +5.64%
Manchester -1 5 £51,500 +37.33%
Gloucester +9 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Basingstoke - 4 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £70,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £70,000 -
East Midlands +15 2 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +14 2 £35,000 -22.22%

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 127 (33.07%) Cybersecurity
2 121 (31.51%) Java
3 114 (29.69%) Information Security
4 113 (29.43%) CISSP
5 107 (27.86%) Finance
6 100 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (24.74%) Linux
8 94 (24.48%) Degree
9 89 (23.18%) C
10 79 (20.57%) C++
11 72 (18.75%) PKI
12 71 (18.49%) Windows
13 68 (17.71%) CISM
14 66 (17.19%) Firewall
15 63 (16.41%) Software Engineering
16 58 (15.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 52 (13.54%) Security Architecture
18 51 (13.28%) SQL
19 50 (13.02%) Oracle
20 49 (12.76%) Computer Science
21 48 (12.50%) SSL
22 46 (11.98%) C#
23 44 (11.46%) Secure Coding
24 43 (11.20%) Python
24 43 (11.20%) Microsoft
25 42 (10.94%) Unix
26 41 (10.68%) Open Source
26 41 (10.68%) Android
27 40 (10.42%) TCP/IP
28 39 (10.16%) Banking

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.51%) Tomcat
2 16 (4.17%) Apache
3 14 (3.65%) IIS
4 12 (3.13%) JBoss
5 10 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (2.60%) Liferay
6 5 (1.30%) Node.js
7 4 (1.04%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.78%) nginx
8 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.26%) uWSGI
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.86%) GitHub
3 10 (2.60%) SoftLayer
3 10 (2.60%) Sumo Logic
4 7 (1.82%) Office 365
4 7 (1.82%) SaaS
5 6 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.30%) IaaS
7 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.78%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (17.19%) Firewall
2 48 (12.50%) SSL
3 40 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 32 (8.33%) Network Security
5 24 (6.25%) HTTP
6 20 (5.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (5.21%) SNMP
7 16 (4.17%) Wireless
8 15 (3.91%) NAS
9 14 (3.65%) Internet
9 14 (3.65%) SAN
10 13 (3.39%) LDAP
10 13 (3.39%) VPN
11 10 (2.60%) DHCP
11 10 (2.60%) DNS
11 10 (2.60%) iSCSI
11 10 (2.60%) SMTP
11 10 (2.60%) tcpdump
11 10 (2.60%) Telnet
11 10 (2.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.65%) MySQL
3 13 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.34%) Big Data
5 9 (2.34%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.56%) Redis
8 3 (0.78%) LevelDB
8 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.78%) QlikView
9 2 (0.52%) DB2
9 2 (0.52%) Infinispan
9 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.52%) SQLite
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (6.51%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.47%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.60%) Android Studio
3 10 (2.60%) AppScan
3 10 (2.60%) Hudson
3 10 (2.60%) Metasploit
3 10 (2.60%) Vagrant
4 6 (1.56%) JIRA
5 5 (1.30%) Gradle
6 3 (0.78%) Burp Suite
6 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.52%) Subversion
8 1 (0.26%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.26%) HttpUnit
8 1 (0.26%) Selenium
8 1 (0.26%) Spock
8 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.26%) XMLUnit
General
1 107 (27.86%) Finance
2 39 (10.16%) Banking
3 9 (2.34%) Financial Institution
3 9 (2.34%) Legal
3 9 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.82%) Marketing
4 7 (1.82%) Publishing
5 5 (1.30%) Electronics
6 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.04%) Retail
7 2 (0.52%) Military
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (15.36%) Developer
2 47 (12.24%) Architect
2 47 (12.24%) Software Engineer
3 46 (11.98%) Consultant
4 38 (9.90%) Security Architect
5 36 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 33 (8.59%) Analyst
7 27 (7.03%) Security Analyst
8 26 (6.77%) Administrator
8 26 (6.77%) C# Developer
9 23 (5.99%) Security Manager
10 22 (5.73%) Security Consultant
11 20 (5.21%) iOS Developer
12 19 (4.95%) Java Developer
13 18 (4.69%) Android Developer
13 18 (4.69%) Cryptography Engineer
14 17 (4.43%) Cybersecurity Architect
15 16 (4.17%) .NET Developer
15 16 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
15 16 (4.17%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.55%) .NET
1 29 (7.55%) Web Services
2 14 (3.65%) RESTful
3 13 (3.39%) Middleware
4 11 (2.86%) Spring
5 10 (2.60%) CSS
5 10 (2.60%) Grails
5 10 (2.60%) JDBC
5 10 (2.60%) LAMP
5 10 (2.60%) LAPP Stack
5 10 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (2.34%) Play Framework
7 8 (2.08%) XML
8 7 (1.82%) HTML
9 6 (1.56%) SAML
9 6 (1.56%) SOAP
10 5 (1.30%) CGI
10 5 (1.30%) Cocoa
10 5 (1.30%) JavaBeans
10 5 (1.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 72 (18.75%) PKI
2 49 (12.76%) Computer Science
3 32 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 29 (7.55%) Blockchain
4 29 (7.55%) Smartcard
5 27 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.43%) EMV
6 17 (4.43%) Fintech
7 16 (4.17%) Contactless
8 15 (3.91%) Cryptocurrency
8 15 (3.91%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (3.91%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.91%) Security Operations Centre
9 14 (3.65%) Data Centre
10 12 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
11 11 (2.86%) Algorithms
11 11 (2.86%) Clustering
11 11 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (2.60%) Statistics
12 10 (2.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (24.74%) Linux
2 71 (18.49%) Windows
3 42 (10.94%) Unix
4 41 (10.68%) Android
5 38 (9.90%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.82%) AIX
9 6 (1.56%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.04%) HPUX
10 4 (1.04%) Solaris
11 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.78%) VMS
12 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (33.07%) Cybersecurity
2 114 (29.69%) Information Security
3 100 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (16.41%) Software Engineering
5 52 (13.54%) Security Architecture
6 44 (11.46%) Secure Coding
7 41 (10.68%) Open Source
8 39 (10.16%) SDLC
9 38 (9.90%) ITIL
9 38 (9.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 37 (9.64%) Risk Management
10 37 (9.64%) Security Operations
11 34 (8.85%) Identity Management
11 34 (8.85%) Penetration Testing
11 34 (8.85%) Project Management
12 31 (8.07%) Threat Modelling
13 28 (7.29%) OO
14 27 (7.03%) Analytics
15 26 (6.77%) Data Protection
15 26 (6.77%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 121 (31.51%) Java
2 89 (23.18%) C
3 79 (20.57%) C++
4 51 (13.28%) SQL
5 46 (11.98%) C#
6 43 (11.20%) Python
7 34 (8.85%) Perl
8 27 (7.03%) Bash Shell
9 20 (5.21%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.43%) Objective-C
11 15 (3.91%) Ruby
12 14 (3.65%) JavaScript
13 10 (2.60%) AWK
13 10 (2.60%) sed
14 9 (2.34%) Clojure
14 9 (2.34%) Haskell
14 9 (2.34%) Scala
15 8 (2.08%) Go
16 6 (1.56%) Erlang
16 6 (1.56%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 113 (29.43%) CISSP
2 94 (24.48%) Degree
3 68 (17.71%) CISM
4 36 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 33 (8.59%) GIAC
6 27 (7.03%) CISA
7 24 (6.25%) SANS
8 23 (5.99%) SC Cleared
9 22 (5.73%) DV Cleared
10 19 (4.95%) CEH
11 15 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (2.86%) CCNA
13 10 (2.60%) CSSLP
13 10 (2.60%) RHCE
14 9 (2.34%) Sun Certification
15 8 (2.08%) CRISC
16 7 (1.82%) MCSE
16 7 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (1.56%) IISP
17 6 (1.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (15.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (9.64%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 16 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (3.13%) COBIT
5 8 (2.08%) QA
6 3 (0.78%) FIPS 140-2
6 3 (0.78%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.26%) COSO
8 1 (0.26%) GCP
8 1 (0.26%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.26%) ISO27002
System Software
1 27 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.39%) iptables
4 11 (2.86%) Firmware
5 10 (2.60%) NFS
5 10 (2.60%) Postfix
5 10 (2.60%) Squid
6 7 (1.82%) Docker
7 4 (1.04%) vSphere
8 3 (0.78%) Corosync
8 3 (0.78%) Shibboleth
8 3 (0.78%) XenApp
9 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.26%) LXC
9 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (6.51%) Puppet
2 20 (5.21%) Nagios
3 16 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 15 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.60%) Nessus
5 10 (2.60%) Nmap
6 3 (0.78%) Ansible
6 3 (0.78%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.78%) Pacemaker
6 3 (0.78%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.26%) QRadar
8 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (13.02%) Oracle
2 43 (11.20%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.69%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 16 (4.17%) VMware
5 15 (3.91%) SAP
6 11 (2.86%) IBM
7 10 (2.60%) EMC
7 10 (2.60%) NetApp
7 10 (2.60%) Novell
7 10 (2.60%) Splunk
7 10 (2.60%) Veracode
8 6 (1.56%) HP
9 5 (1.30%) Google
10 4 (1.04%) Cisco
10 4 (1.04%) Citrix
10 4 (1.04%) Mentor Graphics
10 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.04%) Xilinx
11 3 (0.78%) Symantec
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Awsome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buxton, Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
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