The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.84% 2.23% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 2.53% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% -44.11%  
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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 219 356 314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.02% 88.12% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 182 294 278
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Cheltenham

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) C
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
6 2 (25.00%) ECSA
6 2 (25.00%) EC-Council LPT
6 2 (25.00%) EnCase
6 2 (25.00%) GPEN
6 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
2 1 (12.50%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Research Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Researcher
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Android Development
5 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) SIEM
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CEH
4 2 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (25.00%) EC-Council LPT
4 2 (25.00%) ECSA
4 2 (25.00%) EnCE
4 2 (25.00%) GCFA
4 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 2 (25.00%) GPEN
4 2 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) EnCase