The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 115 134
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 6 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 1.14% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.31% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Birmingham median annual salary - £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -41.66% +50.00%  

Cryptography is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1737 2068 1773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.03% 87.63% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5293 5905 6712
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Cryptography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Birmingham

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) Data Security
1 12 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 12 (100.00%) Sentinel
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 12 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 9 (75.00%) Retail
2 9 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (25.00%) assyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Sentinel
2 3 (25.00%) assyst
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Information Officer
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 12 (100.00%) Security Officer
2 9 (75.00%) Compliance Officer
2 9 (75.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 9 (75.00%) Security Compliance Officer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) CESG
2 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 12 (100.00%) Data Security
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (75.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
1 12 (100.00%) CISSP
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (25.00%) QA