Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 477 517 602
Rank change year-on-year +40 +85 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 58 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 40
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £30,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,000 £75,000
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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,182 27,667 35,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.44% 87.48% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22,394 22,647 29,806
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,313
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in the South East

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in the South East

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in the South East

Cryptography
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Surrey +14 31 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Hampshire 0 18 £55,000 +15.79%
Thames Valley +14 7 £23,500 -60.83%
Berkshire +30 6 £23,500 -60.83%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £57,500 -
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cryptography also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 32 (55.17%) Degree
2 27 (46.55%) Banking
3 23 (39.66%) Computer Science
4 22 (37.93%) EMV
4 22 (37.93%) Smartcard
4 22 (37.93%) E-Commerce
5 21 (36.21%) Hyperion
5 21 (36.21%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (36.21%) Electronics
5 21 (36.21%) Telecoms
5 21 (36.21%) NFC
5 21 (36.21%) Integration Testing
5 21 (36.21%) Spreadsheet
5 21 (36.21%) Mobile Payment
5 21 (36.21%) Identity Access Management
5 21 (36.21%) Contactless
5 21 (36.21%) Creative Thinking
6 17 (29.31%) Retail
7 14 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
9 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
9 11 (18.97%) PKI
10 10 (17.24%) Linux
10 10 (17.24%) Information Assurance
11 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.79%) Finance
12 8 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (13.79%) CISSP
12 8 (13.79%) Firewall
12 8 (13.79%) Security Architecture

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) NFC
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
3 4 (6.90%) SSL
3 4 (6.90%) Wireless
4 2 (3.45%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.72%) ATM
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.72%) Intranet
5 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.45%) IDA Disassembler
2 2 (3.45%) OllyDbg
2 2 (3.45%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.72%) AppScan
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 27 (46.55%) Banking
2 21 (36.21%) Electronics
2 21 (36.21%) Telecoms
3 17 (29.31%) Retail
4 8 (13.79%) Finance
5 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 4 (6.90%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Consultant
2 21 (36.21%) Senior Consultant
3 17 (29.31%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 17 (29.31%) Payments Consultant
3 17 (29.31%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
3 17 (29.31%) Senior Payments Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Junior
6 5 (8.62%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Junior Python Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Web Services
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.62%) Django
3 5 (8.62%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) ADO.NET
4 4 (6.90%) DHTML
4 4 (6.90%) XSL
5 3 (5.17%) 802.1X
6 2 (3.45%) Regular Expression
6 2 (3.45%) REST
6 2 (3.45%) RESTful
7 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.72%) CSS
7 1 (1.72%) HTML5
7 1 (1.72%) Node.js
7 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.72%) Spring Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Computer Science
2 22 (37.93%) EMV
2 22 (37.93%) Smartcard
3 21 (36.21%) Contactless
3 21 (36.21%) Mobile Payment
4 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
4 11 (18.97%) PKI
5 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
6 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.62%) NHS
7 4 (6.90%) Digital Currency
7 4 (6.90%) Digital TV
8 2 (3.45%) Blog
8 2 (3.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (1.72%) APACS
9 1 (1.72%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (1.72%) Cyberattack
9 1 (1.72%) EFT
9 1 (1.72%) EFTPOS
9 1 (1.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.72%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) E-Commerce
2 21 (36.21%) Creative Thinking
2 21 (36.21%) Identity Access Management
2 21 (36.21%) Integration Testing
2 21 (36.21%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (17.24%) Information Assurance
5 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.79%) Security Architecture
6 8 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (12.07%) ITIL
7 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
8 6 (10.34%) SABSA
8 6 (10.34%) Security Monitoring
8 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.34%) SIEM
8 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Python
2 5 (8.62%) Java
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 4 (6.90%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) C
4 3 (5.17%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Scala
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Degree
2 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) CISSP
4 7 (12.07%) CISM
5 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.62%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (8.62%) CREST Certified
7 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) CEH
9 1 (1.72%) CISA
9 1 (1.72%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.72%) OSCP
9 1 (1.72%) SANS
9 1 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (6.90%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (3.45%) PA-DSS
4 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.72%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (1.72%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Hyperion
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Cubic Transportation
3 1 (1.72%) Elavon
3 1 (1.72%) FIS
3 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Hypercom
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Ingenico
3 1 (1.72%) Sage
3 1 (1.72%) Thales
3 1 (1.72%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.72%) TSYS
3 1 (1.72%) VeriFone
3 1 (1.72%) VocaLink
3 1 (1.72%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (1.72%) WorldPay