The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cryptography (Cryptology)
London / City of London
Rank 222 262 302
Rank change year-on-year +40 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 4 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.080% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -32.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £87,000
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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4529 6410 8998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.47% 90.32% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 5709 7578
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in the City of London

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in the City of London

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Docker
2 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
2 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (45.45%) API Design
3 4 (36.36%) Threat Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Threat Management
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Go

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) AppScan
2 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Banking Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Advisor
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 4 (36.36%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Fintech
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Analytics
1 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) API Design
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Threat Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Threat Management
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Go
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CRISC
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) GIAC
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Veracode
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