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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 384 454
Rank change year-on-year +16 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 28 58 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.37% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 23
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.52%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £93,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +26.31%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12660 15882 18447
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.78% 86.66% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41878 54651 59393
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Surrey +31 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Oxfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire +22 2 £53,750 -20.37%
Berkshire +10 2 - - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 40 (66.67%) Degree
2 37 (61.67%) Computer Science
3 27 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (41.67%) Banking
4 25 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 23 (38.33%) Smartcard
5 23 (38.33%) Wireless
6 22 (36.67%) Electronics
6 22 (36.67%) Telecoms
6 22 (36.67%) Digital TV
6 22 (36.67%) Internet
6 22 (36.67%) C++
6 22 (36.67%) Hyperion
6 22 (36.67%) EMV
6 22 (36.67%) Systems Analysis
6 22 (36.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 22 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (36.67%) NFC
6 22 (36.67%) Integration Testing
6 22 (36.67%) Spreadsheet
6 22 (36.67%) Mobile Payment
6 22 (36.67%) Contactless
7 20 (33.33%) Linux
7 20 (33.33%) Java
8 18 (30.00%) Identity Management
9 17 (28.33%) Online Security
9 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
9 17 (28.33%) Blockchain
10 16 (26.67%) Big Data
10 16 (26.67%) Hadoop

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 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.67%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.67%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Wireless
2 22 (36.67%) Internet
2 22 (36.67%) NFC
3 4 (6.67%) tcpdump
3 4 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.67%) Intranet
5 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.67%) SNMP
5 1 (1.67%) SSL
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) Blockchain
2 16 (26.67%) Big Data
2 16 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 14 (23.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.33%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.33%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Burp Suite
1 4 (6.67%) IDA Disassembler
1 4 (6.67%) OllyDbg
1 4 (6.67%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (41.67%) Banking
2 22 (36.67%) Electronics
2 22 (36.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 7 (11.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Consultant
2 22 (36.67%) EMV Consultant
2 22 (36.67%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Architect
4 7 (11.67%) QA Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Security Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Graduate
6 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Graduate Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Security Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.33%) JCE
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) Grails
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.67%) Spring
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (61.67%) Computer Science
2 25 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 23 (38.33%) Smartcard
4 22 (36.67%) Contactless
4 22 (36.67%) Digital TV
4 22 (36.67%) EMV
4 22 (36.67%) Mobile Payment
5 14 (23.33%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (11.67%) PKI
7 4 (6.67%) Blog
7 4 (6.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 3 (5.00%) CESG
8 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
9 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Unix
2 9 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (36.67%) Integration Testing
2 22 (36.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 22 (36.67%) Systems Analysis
2 22 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (30.00%) Identity Management
4 17 (28.33%) Online Security
4 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
5 15 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 14 (23.33%) Migration
7 10 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.67%) Information Security
9 7 (11.67%) Open Source
9 7 (11.67%) Prototyping
9 7 (11.67%) Rapid Prototyping
9 7 (11.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) C++
2 20 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (23.33%) C
4 13 (21.67%) Python
5 10 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (6.67%) Go
6 4 (6.67%) Scala
7 2 (3.33%) SQL
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (66.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Master's Degree
3 7 (11.67%) ISEB
3 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.00%) CISSP
5 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (3.33%) OCA
6 2 (3.33%) OCP
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (3.33%) PhD
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) SSCP
7 1 (1.67%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) CISM
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) HDFS
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nagios
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Hyperion
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Splunk
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
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