Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 491 485 575
Rank change year-on-year -6 +90 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 60 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 54
South East median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £47,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £75,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +23.81% +1.94% +8.42%

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 28,024 26,140 34,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.90% 87.84% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23,158 21,520 29,032
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,903
% change year-on-year - +4.38% +3.02%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +13 37 £80,000 +113.33% 2
Hampshire -26 15 £55,000 +15.79%
Thames Valley -16 6 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £57,500 -
M4 Corridor -5 2 - -
Berkshire -4 1 £23,500 -63.85%
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 43 (71.67%) Degree
2 31 (51.67%) Computer Science
2 31 (51.67%) E-Commerce
2 31 (51.67%) Banking
3 29 (48.33%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (45.00%) EMV
4 27 (45.00%) Smartcard
5 24 (40.00%) Hyperion
5 24 (40.00%) Electronics
5 24 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 24 (40.00%) Retail
5 24 (40.00%) NFC
5 24 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 24 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 24 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
5 24 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
5 24 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
5 24 (40.00%) Contactless
6 19 (31.67%) Blockchain
7 18 (30.00%) Finance
8 16 (26.67%) Spreadsheet
9 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (18.33%) Scala
10 11 (18.33%) C
10 11 (18.33%) C++
10 11 (18.33%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (15.00%) Java
11 9 (15.00%) Information Assurance
12 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared

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 6 (10.00%) Ethereum
1 6 (10.00%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) NFC
2 7 (11.67%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) ATM
4 2 (3.33%) SSL
4 2 (3.33%) tcpdump
4 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.67%) Intranet
5 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.33%) IDA Disassembler
2 2 (3.33%) OllyDbg
2 2 (3.33%) WinDbg
General
1 31 (51.67%) Banking
2 24 (40.00%) Electronics
2 24 (40.00%) Retail
2 24 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 18 (30.00%) Finance
4 8 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Consultant
2 24 (40.00%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 24 (40.00%) Payments Consultant
2 24 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 24 (40.00%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
2 24 (40.00%) Senior Payments Consultant
3 11 (18.33%) Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Software Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Blockchain Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Blockchain Lead
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Lead Software Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (8.33%) CSS
1 5 (8.33%) HTML
1 5 (8.33%) HTML5
1 5 (8.33%) Node.js
1 5 (8.33%) RESTful
1 5 (8.33%) Spring
1 5 (8.33%) Spring Boot
1 5 (8.33%) Spring Cloud
1 5 (8.33%) Swagger
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 31 (51.67%) Computer Science
2 29 (48.33%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (45.00%) EMV
3 27 (45.00%) Smartcard
4 24 (40.00%) Contactless
4 24 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (13.33%) Fintech
6 7 (11.67%) PKI
7 6 (10.00%) Bitcoin
7 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.33%) NHS
9 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (5.00%) APACS
10 3 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (5.00%) EFT
10 3 (5.00%) EFTPOS
10 3 (5.00%) EPoS
11 2 (3.33%) Blog
11 2 (3.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Android
1 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) E-Commerce
2 24 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
2 24 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 24 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 24 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (18.33%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (15.00%) Information Assurance
6 8 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.00%) Cryptocurrency
7 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL
8 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) C
1 11 (18.33%) C++
1 11 (18.33%) Scala
2 9 (15.00%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) Python
4 6 (10.00%) Go
4 6 (10.00%) Solidity
5 5 (8.33%) Java 8
5 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 43 (71.67%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) CISM
3 6 (10.00%) CISSP
3 6 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (10.00%) PhD
4 5 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (8.33%) CREST Certified
4 5 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (5.00%) ISO 8583
4 2 (3.33%) PA-DSS
4 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (5.00%) Cubic Transportation
2 3 (5.00%) Elavon
2 3 (5.00%) FIS
2 3 (5.00%) Hypercom
2 3 (5.00%) Ingenico
2 3 (5.00%) Sage
2 3 (5.00%) Thales
2 3 (5.00%) TSYS
2 3 (5.00%) VeriFone
2 3 (5.00%) VocaLink
2 3 (5.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 3 (5.00%) WorldPay
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) TOWER Software