The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 207 217 229
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.047% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £66,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
Computer Forensics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4026 4280 4143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.62% 76.99% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2994 2911 3223
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Berkshire region.

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Berkshire

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £66,250 - 1
Computer Forensics
South East

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Forensics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Forensics.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SLA

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Forensics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) GPEN
3 1 (25.00%) GREM
3 1 (25.00%) EnCE
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) GCIH
3 1 (25.00%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) HIPAA
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago