The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 229 246
Rank change year-on-year +27 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 23 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 0.49% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 1
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +46.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4579 5223 5264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.05% 88.74% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 4264 4373
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Cryptography as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in the South West

Cryptography
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in the South West

Cryptography
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cryptography in the South West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cryptography in the South West

Cryptography
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cryptography within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Gloucestershire -7 21 £47,500 - 2
Cornwall - 2 £42,500 -
Cryptography
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West region with a requirement for Cryptography.

1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 30 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (69.05%) Linux
4 27 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (64.29%) Apple iOS
4 27 (64.29%) Android
4 27 (64.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 25 (59.52%) Security Cleared
6 24 (57.14%) C++
6 24 (57.14%) Windows
7 23 (54.76%) C
7 23 (54.76%) Mac OS X
8 18 (42.86%) Mathematics
9 17 (40.48%) Java
10 16 (38.10%) Degree
11 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
12 11 (26.19%) Finance
12 11 (26.19%) Objective-C
13 10 (23.81%) Electronics
14 9 (21.43%) C#
15 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
16 7 (16.67%) TDD
16 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
17 6 (14.29%) Metasploit
18 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
18 5 (11.90%) Blog
18 5 (11.90%) Unix
18 5 (11.90%) Games
19 4 (9.52%) MVC

Cryptography
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Network Security
2 3 (7.14%) Wireless
2 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Electronics
3 5 (11.90%) Games
4 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Research Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Security Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Cryptography Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Researcher
5 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Researcher
6 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) IT Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 27 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Blog
4 4 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.76%) Fintech
6 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Clustering
7 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) Android
2 27 (64.29%) Apple iOS
3 24 (57.14%) Windows
4 23 (54.76%) Mac OS X
5 5 (11.90%) Unix
6 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (64.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 18 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) Android Development
8 4 (9.52%) Computer Security
8 4 (9.52%) iOS Development
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) Physics
9 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) C++
2 23 (54.76%) C
3 17 (40.48%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) Objective-C
5 9 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) Elixir
6 3 (7.14%) Erlang
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Security Cleared
2 16 (38.10%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) CEH
4 3 (7.14%) CISSP
4 3 (7.14%) CREST Certified
4 3 (7.14%) EC-Council LPT
4 3 (7.14%) ECSA
4 3 (7.14%) EnCE
4 3 (7.14%) GCFA
4 3 (7.14%) GIAC
4 3 (7.14%) GPEN
4 3 (7.14%) PhD
4 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.76%) CISA
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) EnCase
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
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Informatiq Consulting
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Informatiq Consulting
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