The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 86 101
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 6 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.63% 1.53% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.74% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,750 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £81,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 864 861 901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.43% 87.68% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 684 638 739
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Gloucestershire

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Gloucestershire

Cryptography
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 2 £48,750 +2.63%
Cryptography
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 24 (96.00%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (88.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (88.00%) Android
2 22 (88.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (84.00%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (80.00%) Windows
4 20 (80.00%) Linux
4 20 (80.00%) Mac OS X
4 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (76.00%) C
5 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
6 15 (60.00%) C++
7 14 (56.00%) Mathematics
8 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
9 11 (44.00%) Electronics
10 8 (32.00%) Java
10 8 (32.00%) Games
10 8 (32.00%) Blog
11 7 (28.00%) Objective-C
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
12 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (24.00%) C#
13 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (16.00%) Metasploit
13 4 (16.00%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
14 3 (12.00%) Network Security
14 3 (12.00%) Python
14 3 (12.00%) PhD

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) Wireless
2 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Metasploit
2 2 (8.00%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 11 (44.00%) Electronics
2 8 (32.00%) Games
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Research Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cryptography Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Security Researcher
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Blog
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Android
1 22 (88.00%) Apple iOS
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (88.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Android Development
8 2 (8.00%) Computer Security
8 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (8.00%) Forensic Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.00%) Physics
8 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C
2 15 (60.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) Objective-C
5 6 (24.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) PhD
5 2 (8.00%) CEH
5 2 (8.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (8.00%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (8.00%) ECSA
5 2 (8.00%) EnCE
5 2 (8.00%) GCFA
5 2 (8.00%) GIAC
5 2 (8.00%) GPEN
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) SAP