Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 121 175
Rank change year-on-year -38 +54 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 17 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.98% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 8
Cheshire median annual salary £49,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £37,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £55,000 £67,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +40.00% -25.00%

Cryptography is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2718 1972 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.41% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 1671 2415
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Cheshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Cheshire

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Cheshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Cheshire

Cryptography
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -49 13 £47,500 - 4
Cryptography
North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) PKI
3 7 (41.18%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) SSH
4 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
4 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) DevOps
5 4 (23.53%) Secure Coding
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (23.53%) Contactless
5 4 (23.53%) Software Audit
5 4 (23.53%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Law
5 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SSH
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Gradle
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Law
4 3 (17.65%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (11.76%) Legal
6 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Unix Support
2 3 (17.65%) Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Cryptography Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) Ext JS
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) PKI
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (23.53%) Contactless
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Secure Coding
3 4 (23.53%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Software Audit
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Attack Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Measurement
4 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
5 2 (11.76%) Android Development
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) C
2 4 (23.53%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Apple
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle