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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 - 121
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% - 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,375
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.22%  

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 1657 2069 1444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.86% 87.23% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1580 1196
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Cryptography as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Cryptography
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 17 (100.00%) CISA
1 17 (100.00%) CISM
1 17 (100.00%) Data Security
1 17 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
1 17 (100.00%) Sentinel
1 17 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 17 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 17 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 17 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 17 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (82.35%) Incident Management
2 14 (82.35%) Freedom of Information
2 14 (82.35%) assyst
2 14 (82.35%) QA
2 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
2 14 (82.35%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (82.35%) Data Protection
2 14 (82.35%) ITIL V3
2 14 (82.35%) SIEM
2 14 (82.35%) SC Cleared
2 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (82.35%) CESG
2 14 (82.35%) Management Information System
2 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery

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 17 (100.00%) Sentinel
2 14 (82.35%) assyst
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Security Officer
2 15 (88.24%) Information Officer
2 15 (88.24%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Compliance Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Security Compliance Officer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (82.35%) CESG
2 14 (82.35%) Freedom of Information
2 14 (82.35%) Management Information System
2 14 (82.35%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
1 17 (100.00%) Data Security
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
1 17 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 14 (82.35%) Change Management
2 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
2 14 (82.35%) Data Protection
2 14 (82.35%) Incident Management
2 14 (82.35%) IT Audit
2 14 (82.35%) ITIL V3
2 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
2 14 (82.35%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
2 14 (82.35%) Service Management
2 14 (82.35%) SIEM
3 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CISA
1 17 (100.00%) CISM
1 17 (100.00%) CISSP
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (82.35%) SC Cleared
2 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 17 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 14 (82.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 14 (82.35%) QA