The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Forensics
Rank 216 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.044% 0.040% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.047% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+52.94% +14.09%
Digital 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
3949 4260 4850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.60% 84.95% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3064 3217 3261
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Digital Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in Berkshire

Digital Forensics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +6 2 £55,000 -4.34%
Digital Forensics
South East

Digital Forensics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Digital Forensics 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS