The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 230 232
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 17 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.072% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.082% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 19
Median salary £50,000 £44,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.73% -5.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -2.91% +17.71%  

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 North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6066 4892 5725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.29% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4132 4653
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in the North West

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in the North West

Cryptography
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cheshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Manchester -22 3 £50,000 +11.73% 1
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 8 (44.44%) PKI
4 6 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (33.33%) SSH
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (33.33%) Coaching
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
6 4 (22.22%) CA
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (22.22%) Gradle
6 4 (22.22%) Ionic Framework

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) ICMP
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.56%) OpenVPN
2 1 (5.56%) PPTP
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Gradle
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (16.67%) Law
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
7 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Java Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cryptography Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
1 4 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
1 4 (22.22%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) PKI
2 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Contactless
4 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
6 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 6 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) Secure Coding
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) BladeLogic
2 3 (16.67%) CA Wily
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) CA
2 3 (16.67%) BMC
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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