Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 339 329
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 50 21 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.42% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 48
East of England median annual salary £56,500 £61,250 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.76% +44.97% -19.52%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,250 £84,000 £91,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,442 11,067 12,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 87.98% 88.93% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8,476 9,104 10,584
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,175
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cryptography as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in the East of England

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in the East of England

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in the East of England

Cryptography
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -6 31 £56,500 +2.73% 4
Hertfordshire +15 19 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (54.00%) Windows
3 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.00%) Linux
5 21 (42.00%) C++
6 19 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
7 18 (36.00%) Multithreading
7 18 (36.00%) Scrum
8 17 (34.00%) Data Protection
8 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (30.00%) PCI DSS
10 14 (28.00%) CISSP
11 13 (26.00%) Finance
11 13 (26.00%) CISM
11 13 (26.00%) GDPR
12 12 (24.00%) Firewall
13 10 (20.00%) SQL
14 9 (18.00%) Information Security
14 9 (18.00%) Patch Management
15 8 (16.00%) Security Auditing
15 8 (16.00%) Network Security
15 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
16 7 (14.00%) Web Services
16 7 (14.00%) LAN
16 7 (14.00%) WAN
17 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
17 6 (12.00%) ITIL
17 6 (12.00%) .NET
17 6 (12.00%) Java
17 6 (12.00%) JavaScript

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Ethereum
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.00%) GitHub
1 6 (12.00%) OpenShift
2 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) Network Security
3 7 (14.00%) LAN
3 7 (14.00%) WAN
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (8.00%) DNS
4 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 4 (8.00%) VLAN
4 4 (8.00%) VoIP
4 4 (8.00%) VPN
4 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.00%) BGP
5 3 (6.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (6.00%) OSPF
5 3 (6.00%) RIP
5 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Games
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Electronics
5 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 18 (36.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 18 (36.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 18 (36.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Security Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Network Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Information Security Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (12.00%) Akka
2 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.00%) RESTful
2 6 (12.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.00%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (12.00%) Fintech
1 6 (12.00%) Online Games
1 6 (12.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (8.00%) PKI
3 4 (8.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Android
3 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.00%) Unix
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (36.00%) Multithreading
4 18 (36.00%) Scrum
5 17 (34.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (18.00%) Information Security
6 9 (18.00%) Patch Management
7 8 (16.00%) Security Auditing
7 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
8 6 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (12.00%) DevOps
8 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.00%) ERD
8 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (12.00%) ITIL
8 6 (12.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C++
2 10 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) Python
3 6 (12.00%) Ruby
3 6 (12.00%) Scala
4 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.00%) VBScript
5 3 (6.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) CISSP
2 13 (26.00%) CISM
3 5 (10.00%) CISA
4 4 (8.00%) CCNA
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.00%) Degree
5 3 (6.00%) CCNP
5 3 (6.00%) HNC
6 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) CCAA
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (26.00%) GDPR
4 5 (10.00%) COBIT
4 5 (10.00%) ISO 22301
5 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (4.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) WorldPay
2 5 (10.00%) LogRhythm
2 5 (10.00%) Splunk
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) Citrix
3 4 (8.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Nokia
5 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL