The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 210 222 224
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 27 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.051% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.91%
Cryptography
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2312 1965 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.41% 34.11% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1588 1610
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cryptography Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cryptography across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Cryptography Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cryptography
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham +12 27 £62,500 +56.25%
Cryptography
England

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 23 (76.67%) CISSP
2 20 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (56.67%) CISA
3 17 (56.67%) CISM
3 17 (56.67%) Information Security
4 14 (46.67%) Data Security
4 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
4 14 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (46.67%) ITIL
4 14 (46.67%) IT Governance
4 14 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
6 12 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 10 (33.33%) IT Audit
7 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
9 8 (26.67%) SDLC
9 8 (26.67%) SaaS
10 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (23.33%) Project Management
11 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
11 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) PKI
11 6 (20.00%) Security Architecture
11 6 (20.00%) Security Operations
11 6 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (20.00%) Threat Analysis

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) SaaS
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (10.00%) IaaS
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 5 (16.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Ant
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (16.67%) Gradle
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (10.00%) HttpUnit
2 3 (10.00%) XMLUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 10 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Compliance Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Information Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Compliance Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Security Compliance Officer
4 4 (13.33%) Security Officer
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) EDI
1 5 (16.67%) Spring
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) jQuery
2 3 (10.00%) JSP
2 3 (10.00%) RESTful
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) Thymeleaf
2 3 (10.00%) XHTML
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) PKI
2 6 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (16.67%) Blockchain
3 5 (16.67%) Fintech
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Information Security
2 14 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (46.67%) Data Security
2 14 (46.67%) IT Governance
2 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 12 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (33.33%) IT Audit
5 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (26.67%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) Fraud Detection
8 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
8 6 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 6 (20.00%) Security Operations
8 6 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) API Design
9 5 (16.67%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) CISSP
2 17 (56.67%) CISA
2 17 (56.67%) CISM
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (10.00%) CCSP
5 3 (10.00%) CEH
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) GIAC
5 3 (10.00%) ISACA
5 3 (10.00%) SANS
5 3 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
1 5 (16.67%) Rackspace
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com