Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 457 494 526
Rank change year-on-year +37 +32 +83
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 82 49 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 58
South East median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% - -
10th Percentile £51,250 £24,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £59,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +19.05%

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 26,160 25,815 31,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.77% 89.46% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21,588 21,272 26,137
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +36 49 £61,250 +16.67% 1
West Sussex - 12 - -
Thames Valley +10 9 £52,500 +123.40%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £52,500 -
Hampshire -15 4 £72,500 +31.82% 3
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Berkshire -7 3 £100,000 +325.53%
Kent - 2 £95,000 -
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 47 (57.32%) Degree
2 44 (53.66%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (40.24%) Telecoms
4 31 (37.80%) Computer Science
4 31 (37.80%) Blockchain
5 30 (36.59%) Retail
6 29 (35.37%) Finance
6 29 (35.37%) E-Commerce
7 28 (34.15%) Risk Management
7 28 (34.15%) Electronics
7 28 (34.15%) CISSP
7 28 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 27 (32.93%) Information Assurance
9 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (31.71%) Fintech
10 25 (30.49%) Identity Access Management
10 25 (30.49%) Contactless
10 25 (30.49%) Mobile Payment
10 25 (30.49%) Creative Thinking
10 25 (30.49%) Banking
10 25 (30.49%) Systems Analysis
10 25 (30.49%) NFC
10 25 (30.49%) Technical Architecture
10 25 (30.49%) Retail Banking
10 25 (30.49%) Integration Testing
10 25 (30.49%) Hyperion
10 25 (30.49%) EMV
10 25 (30.49%) Smartcard
10 25 (30.49%) Microsoft Office
11 24 (29.27%) ITIL

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 (4.88%) Apache
1 4 (4.88%) CMS
1 4 (4.88%) Hyperledger
1 4 (4.88%) nginx
2 1 (1.22%) Ethereum
Applications
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.22%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) SaaS
3 2 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) NFC
2 15 (18.29%) Firewall
3 7 (8.54%) Broadband
4 4 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.22%) IPFS
5 1 (1.22%) LAN
5 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) Blockchain
2 5 (6.10%) Redis
3 4 (4.88%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Metasploit
General
1 33 (40.24%) Telecoms
2 30 (36.59%) Retail
3 29 (35.37%) Finance
4 28 (34.15%) Electronics
5 25 (30.49%) Banking
5 25 (30.49%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Consultant
2 25 (30.49%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 25 (30.49%) Payments Consultant
2 25 (30.49%) Senior Consultant
2 25 (30.49%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
2 25 (30.49%) Senior Payments Consultant
3 17 (20.73%) Architect
4 15 (18.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 15 (18.29%) Security Consultant
5 12 (14.63%) Information Officer
5 12 (14.63%) Information Security Officer
5 12 (14.63%) Security Officer
6 7 (8.54%) Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.32%) C++ Developer
7 6 (7.32%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) REST
2 12 (14.63%) .NET
2 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
2 12 (14.63%) SOAP
2 12 (14.63%) Web Services
2 12 (14.63%) XML
2 12 (14.63%) XSD
2 12 (14.63%) XSLT
3 6 (7.32%) ATL
3 6 (7.32%) MFC
3 6 (7.32%) STL
4 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (4.88%) Express
5 4 (4.88%) Middleware
5 4 (4.88%) Node.js
5 4 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.88%) React
6 1 (1.22%) RESTful
6 1 (1.22%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (53.66%) Self-Motivation
2 31 (37.80%) Computer Science
3 26 (31.71%) Fintech
4 25 (30.49%) Contactless
4 25 (30.49%) EMV
4 25 (30.49%) Mobile Payment
4 25 (30.49%) Smartcard
5 23 (28.05%) Management Information System
6 15 (18.29%) PKI
7 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.88%) CESG
8 4 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.22%) Bitcoin
9 1 (1.22%) Blog
9 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Currency
9 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) E-Commerce
2 28 (34.15%) Risk Management
3 27 (32.93%) Information Assurance
4 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (30.49%) Creative Thinking
5 25 (30.49%) Identity Access Management
5 25 (30.49%) Integration Testing
5 25 (30.49%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (30.49%) Technical Architecture
6 24 (29.27%) ITIL
7 21 (25.61%) Information Security
8 20 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (23.17%) Security Monitoring
9 19 (23.17%) SIEM
9 19 (23.17%) TOGAF
10 15 (18.29%) Business Analysis
10 15 (18.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (18.29%) SABSA
10 15 (18.29%) Security Testing
10 15 (18.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) C++
2 6 (7.32%) Go
3 4 (4.88%) Java
3 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.88%) PHP
3 4 (4.88%) Ruby
3 4 (4.88%) SQL
4 3 (3.66%) C
5 2 (2.44%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (1.22%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.22%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 47 (57.32%) Degree
2 28 (34.15%) CISSP
3 23 (28.05%) CISM
4 19 (23.17%) CESG Certified Professional
5 18 (21.95%) Master's Degree
5 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
6 16 (19.51%) CREST Certified
7 15 (18.29%) TOGAF Certification
8 9 (10.98%) CEH
8 9 (10.98%) CISA
9 8 (9.76%) SSCP
10 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.22%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (34.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (18.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (4.88%) GDPR
3 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.88%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Nessus
1 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Consul
2 1 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Hyperion
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) Intel