Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 212 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - +207
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 26 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.068% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.077% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 0
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
East of England median annual salary £56,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.83% +20.00% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3722 3893 4722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.61% 87.88% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3217 3834
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +0.53%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Hertfordshire

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Hertfordshire

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in Hertfordshire

Cryptography
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hemel Hempstead - 16 £65,000 -
Watford -6 5 £73,500 +22.50%
Stevenage - 5 - -
Cryptography
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 26 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (80.77%) Data Protection
3 18 (69.23%) CISSP
4 16 (61.54%) Firewall
5 14 (53.85%) Information Security
5 14 (53.85%) PCI DSS
5 14 (53.85%) Windows
5 14 (53.85%) Patch Management
6 12 (46.15%) GDPR
6 12 (46.15%) CISM
7 11 (42.31%) ITIL
8 10 (38.46%) Finance
9 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
9 9 (34.62%) VMware
9 9 (34.62%) VLAN
9 9 (34.62%) iSCSI
9 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
9 9 (34.62%) SQL
9 9 (34.62%) VBScript
9 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
9 9 (34.62%) LAN
9 9 (34.62%) VoIP
9 9 (34.62%) WAN
9 9 (34.62%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) VPN
9 9 (34.62%) DNS
9 9 (34.62%) Change Management

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) DHCP
2 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) iSCSI
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
2 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 9 (34.62%) VLAN
2 9 (34.62%) VoIP
2 9 (34.62%) VPN
2 9 (34.62%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Aerospace
2 5 (19.23%) Automotive
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
1 16 (61.54%) Security Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Information Security Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Information Security Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Security Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Network Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Security Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (34.62%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Data Protection
3 14 (53.85%) Information Security
3 14 (53.85%) Patch Management
4 11 (42.31%) ITIL
5 9 (34.62%) Change Management
5 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
5 9 (34.62%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (26.92%) Security Auditing
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
8 5 (19.23%) SIEM
8 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 5 (19.23%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
1 9 (34.62%) VBScript
2 5 (19.23%) Ada
2 5 (19.23%) C
2 5 (19.23%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) CISM
3 6 (23.08%) CCAA
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (23.08%) MCSA
3 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (19.23%) CISA
4 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (53.85%) PCI DSS
3 12 (46.15%) GDPR
4 9 (34.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (34.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (19.23%) COBIT
5 5 (19.23%) ISO 22301
5 5 (19.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
1 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Citrix
1 9 (34.62%) HP
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) SonicWALL
3 5 (19.23%) LogRhythm
3 5 (19.23%) Splunk