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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 735 781 887
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +106
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 199 177 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 149 137 58
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £42,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+21.17% -8.60%

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
40878 45059 48620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.55% 41.16% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33408 35791 38792
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,636
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +91 191 £57,500 +21.05% 22
South East +74 58 £52,500 +23.52% 6
London +9 51 £65,000 +18.18% 12
South West +31 30 £47,500 -26.92% 1
West Midlands +17 27 £62,500 +56.25%
Birmingham +17 27 £62,500 +56.25%
Surrey +47 22 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +34 19 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Berkshire +27 18 £64,625 -13.83% 2
Bracknell - 17 £69,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 15 £40,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +57 14 £70,000 +52.17% 7
Guildford +18 14 £39,500 -24.76% 1
Gloucestershire +11 14 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Cambridge +2 14 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Tunbridge Wells - 14 £64,000 -
Kent - 14 £64,000 -
Bristol - 10 £65,000 -
Cheltenham -2 8 £47,500 -44.11% 1
Gloucester +6 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Leatherhead - 5 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +19 4 £35,000 -7.89%
North West +4 4 £44,750 -5.78%
Hampshire +4 4 £67,500 +80.00%
Manchester -2 4 £44,750 +19.33%
Scotland -41 3 £39,750 -5.35%
Dorset - 3 £47,500 -
Poole - 3 £47,500 -
Glasgow -45 2 £39,750 -5.35%
Suffolk - 2 £70,000 -

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 124 (32.04%) Cybersecurity
2 119 (30.75%) Information Security
3 118 (30.49%) Java
3 118 (30.49%) CISSP
4 116 (29.97%) Linux
5 112 (28.94%) Finance
6 105 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (23.00%) PKI
8 82 (21.19%) Degree
8 82 (21.19%) C
9 76 (19.64%) Firewall
10 75 (19.38%) C++
11 72 (18.60%) CISM
12 71 (18.35%) Windows
13 65 (16.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 63 (16.28%) SQL
15 60 (15.50%) SSL
16 58 (14.99%) Oracle
16 58 (14.99%) Software Engineering
17 50 (12.92%) Microsoft
18 49 (12.66%) Open Source
19 47 (12.14%) Security Architecture
19 47 (12.14%) PCI DSS
20 45 (11.63%) Risk Management
20 45 (11.63%) Security Operations
21 44 (11.37%) SDLC
22 43 (11.11%) ITIL
22 43 (11.11%) Python
22 43 (11.11%) Android
22 43 (11.11%) Computer Science

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 28 (7.24%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.91%) IIS
3 15 (3.88%) Apache
4 14 (3.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (3.10%) JBoss
6 10 (2.58%) Liferay
7 9 (2.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.29%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.03%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.78%) nginx
12 1 (0.26%) CICS
12 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.26%) uWSGI
Applications
1 8 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.62%) SoftLayer
2 14 (3.62%) Sumo Logic
3 11 (2.84%) Office 365
4 10 (2.58%) GitHub
5 8 (2.07%) SaaS
6 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.03%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.03%) PaaS
7 3 (0.78%) IaaS
8 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 76 (19.64%) Firewall
2 60 (15.50%) SSL
3 39 (10.08%) TCP/IP
4 28 (7.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 25 (6.46%) HTTP
5 25 (6.46%) Network Security
5 25 (6.46%) Wireless
6 24 (6.20%) SNMP
7 20 (5.17%) NAS
7 20 (5.17%) SAN
7 20 (5.17%) VPN
8 15 (3.88%) Internet
8 15 (3.88%) LAN
8 15 (3.88%) LDAP
8 15 (3.88%) WAN
9 11 (2.84%) VoIP
10 10 (2.58%) DHCP
10 10 (2.58%) DNS
10 10 (2.58%) SMTP
10 10 (2.58%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.65%) MySQL
3 16 (4.13%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.10%) Big Data
6 11 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.55%) Redis
9 5 (1.29%) SAP HANA
10 4 (1.03%) LevelDB
10 4 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.78%) DB2
11 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.78%) QlikView
12 2 (0.52%) Infinispan
12 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (7.75%) Jenkins
2 24 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.62%) Vagrant
4 10 (2.58%) Hudson
5 9 (2.33%) Android Studio
5 9 (2.33%) Gradle
6 8 (2.07%) AppScan
6 8 (2.07%) Metasploit
7 5 (1.29%) Ant
7 5 (1.29%) JIRA
7 5 (1.29%) JUnit
7 5 (1.29%) Maven
8 4 (1.03%) GoCD
9 3 (0.78%) DbUnit
9 3 (0.78%) HttpUnit
9 3 (0.78%) Subversion
9 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.78%) XMLUnit
10 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.52%) Burp Suite
General
1 112 (28.94%) Finance
2 33 (8.53%) Banking
3 14 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.81%) Financial Institution
4 7 (1.81%) Legal
4 7 (1.81%) Marketing
5 5 (1.29%) Electronics
6 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.52%) Military
7 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.52%) Publishing
7 2 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 61 (15.76%) Developer
2 52 (13.44%) Architect
3 46 (11.89%) Software Engineer
4 42 (10.85%) Consultant
5 41 (10.59%) Security Architect
6 39 (10.08%) Security Engineer
7 30 (7.75%) Administrator
8 29 (7.49%) Security Manager
9 27 (6.98%) Analyst
10 23 (5.94%) C# Developer
10 23 (5.94%) Java Developer
10 23 (5.94%) Security Analyst
10 23 (5.94%) Security Consultant
11 20 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 20 (5.17%) iOS Developer
11 20 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (4.65%) Android Developer
12 18 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 16 (4.13%) iOS Android Developer
14 15 (3.88%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.98%) Web Services
2 25 (6.46%) .NET
3 19 (4.91%) Spring
4 17 (4.39%) RESTful
5 14 (3.62%) CSS
5 14 (3.62%) Grails
5 14 (3.62%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (3.10%) HTML
7 11 (2.84%) Middleware
7 11 (2.84%) XML
8 10 (2.58%) JDBC
8 10 (2.58%) LAMP
8 10 (2.58%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (2.33%) Play Framework
10 8 (2.07%) SAML
11 7 (1.81%) CGI
11 7 (1.81%) jQuery
11 7 (1.81%) Servlets
11 7 (1.81%) SOAP
12 5 (1.29%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.00%) PKI
2 43 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.79%) Blockchain
4 33 (8.53%) Management Information System
5 31 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (6.98%) Fintech
7 25 (6.46%) Smartcard
8 21 (5.43%) Data Centre
9 18 (4.65%) Security Operations Centre
10 17 (4.39%) EMV
11 16 (4.13%) Contactless
12 14 (3.62%) Mobile App
12 14 (3.62%) Statistics
13 12 (3.10%) Cryptocurrency
13 12 (3.10%) User Experience
14 11 (2.84%) Clustering
14 11 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (2.58%) Derivative
15 10 (2.58%) OTC Derivatives
16 9 (2.33%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 116 (29.97%) Linux
2 71 (18.35%) Windows
3 43 (11.11%) Android
4 40 (10.34%) Unix
5 39 (10.08%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 9 (2.33%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.03%) AIX
10 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.78%) VMS
10 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.26%) HPUX
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.26%) Solaris
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (32.04%) Cybersecurity
2 119 (30.75%) Information Security
3 105 (27.13%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (14.99%) Software Engineering
5 49 (12.66%) Open Source
6 47 (12.14%) Security Architecture
7 45 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 45 (11.63%) Security Operations
8 44 (11.37%) SDLC
9 43 (11.11%) ITIL
10 41 (10.59%) Secure Coding
11 37 (9.56%) Analytics
11 37 (9.56%) Project Management
12 34 (8.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 31 (8.01%) Identity Management
14 28 (7.24%) DevOps
15 27 (6.98%) Data Protection
15 27 (6.98%) OO
16 26 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (6.72%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (30.49%) Java
2 82 (21.19%) C
3 75 (19.38%) C++
4 63 (16.28%) SQL
5 43 (11.11%) Python
6 41 (10.59%) C#
7 32 (8.27%) Perl
8 29 (7.49%) Bash Shell
9 21 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.17%) Ruby
11 18 (4.65%) Objective-C
12 17 (4.39%) JavaScript
13 10 (2.58%) AWK
13 10 (2.58%) Scala
13 10 (2.58%) sed
14 9 (2.33%) Clojure
14 9 (2.33%) Go
14 9 (2.33%) Haskell
15 6 (1.55%) Erlang
15 6 (1.55%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 118 (30.49%) CISSP
2 82 (21.19%) Degree
3 72 (18.60%) CISM
4 39 (10.08%) Security Cleared
5 36 (9.30%) GIAC
6 31 (8.01%) CISA
7 28 (7.24%) SANS
8 27 (6.98%) DV Cleared
9 25 (6.46%) SC Cleared
10 16 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.84%) CCNA
11 11 (2.84%) CCNP
11 11 (2.84%) CEH
12 10 (2.58%) MCSE
12 10 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (2.58%) RHCE
13 9 (2.33%) Sun Certification
13 9 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.07%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (16.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (12.14%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 15 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.81%) COBIT
6 4 (1.03%) QA
7 3 (0.78%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.52%) FIPS 140-2
8 2 (0.52%) RMADS
9 1 (0.26%) COSO
System Software
1 39 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.10%) iptables
4 11 (2.84%) Firmware
5 10 (2.58%) NFS
5 10 (2.58%) Postfix
5 10 (2.58%) Squid
6 9 (2.33%) Docker
6 9 (2.33%) vSphere
6 9 (2.33%) XenApp
7 3 (0.78%) Corosync
7 3 (0.78%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.26%) RACF
9 1 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 30 (7.75%) Puppet
2 24 (6.20%) Nagios
3 23 (5.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 20 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.58%) Nmap
6 8 (2.07%) Nessus
7 4 (1.03%) Ansible
8 3 (0.78%) Pacemaker
9 2 (0.52%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.52%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (14.99%) Oracle
2 50 (12.92%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.43%) VMware
4 20 (5.17%) Red Hat
5 19 (4.91%) SAP
6 16 (4.13%) Hyperion
7 14 (3.62%) Splunk
8 10 (2.58%) EMC
8 10 (2.58%) NetApp
8 10 (2.58%) Novell
9 9 (2.33%) Cisco
9 9 (2.33%) Citrix
10 8 (2.07%) IBM
10 8 (2.07%) Veracode
11 6 (1.55%) Google
11 6 (1.55%) HP
12 5 (1.29%) Mentor Graphics
12 5 (1.29%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.29%) Xilinx
13 3 (0.78%) Atmel
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + inc benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago