Period
to 23 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 475 536
Rank change year-on-year +8 +61 +62
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 81 63 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 72
South East median annual salary £61,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £51,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £66,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £56,375
% change year-on-year +27.27% -2.44% +15.64%

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 26,819 26,129 33,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.80% 88.00% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22,189 21,610 28,162
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 July 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 July 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 +29 52 £62,500 +31.58% 6
Thames Valley +9 13 £57,500 +91.67% 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 8 - - 2
Sussex - 4 £95,000 -
Berkshire +5 3 £100,000 - 1
Hampshire -21 3 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Kent +14 2 £95,000 +90.00%
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 52 (64.20%) Degree
2 41 (50.62%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 35 (43.21%) Blockchain
5 29 (35.80%) E-Commerce
6 28 (34.57%) Retail
7 27 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 25 (30.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (30.86%) Banking
8 25 (30.86%) EMV
8 25 (30.86%) Smartcard
9 23 (28.40%) CISSP
9 23 (28.40%) Hyperion
9 23 (28.40%) Technical Architecture
9 23 (28.40%) NFC
9 23 (28.40%) Integration Testing
9 23 (28.40%) Finance
9 23 (28.40%) Risk Management
9 23 (28.40%) Electronics
9 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (28.40%) Contactless
9 23 (28.40%) Identity Access Management
9 23 (28.40%) Creative Thinking
9 23 (28.40%) Mobile Payment
10 20 (24.69%) Fintech
11 19 (23.46%) Information Assurance
11 19 (23.46%) Systems Analysis
11 19 (23.46%) Retail Banking
11 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (23.46%) 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 10 (12.35%) Hyperledger
2 7 (8.64%) Ethereum
3 4 (4.94%) Apache
3 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 4 (4.94%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.94%) SaaS
4 2 (2.47%) GitHub
4 2 (2.47%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) NFC
2 14 (17.28%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.70%) Broadband
5 2 (2.47%) ATM
6 1 (1.23%) IPFS
6 1 (1.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.21%) Blockchain
2 5 (6.17%) Redis
3 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (34.57%) Retail
2 27 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 25 (30.86%) Banking
4 23 (28.40%) Electronics
4 23 (28.40%) Finance
5 19 (23.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (45.68%) Consultant
2 23 (28.40%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 23 (28.40%) Payments Consultant
2 23 (28.40%) Senior Consultant
2 23 (28.40%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
2 23 (28.40%) Senior Payments Consultant
3 17 (20.99%) Architect
4 14 (17.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 14 (17.28%) Security Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) Software Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Blockchain Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Blockchain Lead
7 8 (9.88%) Information Officer
7 8 (9.88%) Information Security Officer
7 8 (9.88%) Security Officer
8 7 (8.64%) Lead Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Lead Software Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Web Services
2 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 9 (11.11%) REST
3 8 (9.88%) .NET
3 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
3 8 (9.88%) Node.js
3 8 (9.88%) SOAP
3 8 (9.88%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) XSD
3 8 (9.88%) XSLT
4 5 (6.17%) CSS
4 5 (6.17%) RESTful
5 4 (4.94%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (4.94%) ATL
5 4 (4.94%) HTML5
5 4 (4.94%) MFC
5 4 (4.94%) Middleware
5 4 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.94%) Spring Cloud
5 4 (4.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (50.62%) Self-Motivation
2 36 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 25 (30.86%) EMV
3 25 (30.86%) Smartcard
4 23 (28.40%) Contactless
4 23 (28.40%) Mobile Payment
5 20 (24.69%) Fintech
6 18 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 14 (17.28%) PKI
8 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (8.64%) Bitcoin
10 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (4.94%) NHS
11 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
11 2 (2.47%) APACS
11 2 (2.47%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (2.47%) EFT
11 2 (2.47%) EFTPOS
11 2 (2.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Android
2 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) E-Commerce
2 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) Creative Thinking
2 23 (28.40%) Identity Access Management
2 23 (28.40%) Integration Testing
2 23 (28.40%) Risk Management
2 23 (28.40%) Technical Architecture
3 19 (23.46%) Information Assurance
3 19 (23.46%) ITIL
3 19 (23.46%) Systems Analysis
4 18 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
4 18 (22.22%) SIEM
5 16 (19.75%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
6 14 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (17.28%) SABSA
6 14 (17.28%) Security Testing
6 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 14 (17.28%) TOGAF
6 14 (17.28%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) C++
2 12 (14.81%) Go
3 10 (12.35%) C
3 10 (12.35%) Java
3 10 (12.35%) Scala
4 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.88%) Python
5 7 (8.64%) Solidity
6 5 (6.17%) Kotlin
7 4 (4.94%) Java 8
7 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby
7 4 (4.94%) SQL
8 2 (2.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (64.20%) Degree
2 23 (28.40%) CISSP
3 18 (22.22%) CISM
4 15 (18.52%) CREST Certified
5 14 (17.28%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
5 14 (17.28%) TOGAF Certification
6 13 (16.05%) Master's Degree
7 9 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (7.41%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (7.41%) PhD
9 5 (6.17%) CEH
9 5 (6.17%) CISA
10 4 (4.94%) SSCP
11 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (30.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (17.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (4.94%) GDPR
3 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.94%) SLA
4 2 (2.47%) ISO 8583
5 1 (1.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Nessus
1 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Consul
2 1 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Hyperion
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Cubic Transportation
3 2 (2.47%) Elavon
3 2 (2.47%) FIS
3 2 (2.47%) Hypercom
3 2 (2.47%) Ingenico
3 2 (2.47%) Sage
3 2 (2.47%) Thales
3 2 (2.47%) TSYS
3 2 (2.47%) VeriFone
3 2 (2.47%) VocaLink
3 2 (2.47%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (2.47%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.23%) Intel