The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 125 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.069% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +29.48%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +23.87%
Computer Forensics
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1757 1450 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.96% 80.15% 81.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1284 1041
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Birmingham

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
1 7 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) GCFA
2 6 (85.71%) Sentinel
2 6 (85.71%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) SSCP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) GIAC
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Threat Management
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) GCIA
3 1 (14.29%) GCIH

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Information Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Threat Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) CEH
2 6 (85.71%) GCFA
2 6 (85.71%) GIAC
2 6 (85.71%) SSCP
3 1 (14.29%) GCIA
3 1 (14.29%) GCIH
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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