The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 92 98
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 15 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.09% 1.20% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 6
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £36,736 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £58,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% +21.17%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1211 1040 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.01% 89.04% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 922 863 1063
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Cambridge

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 18 (94.74%) C++
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
3 16 (84.21%) Scrum
3 16 (84.21%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) POSIX
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Perforce
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (5.26%) Puppet
5 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) Multithreading
2 16 (84.21%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Fuzz Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Secure Coding
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) LXC
2 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
2 1 (5.26%) Thales
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Thales
Posted: 13 days ago