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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 136 125 139
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £49,759 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £54,880 £46,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+18.65% +19.35%
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
1983 1649 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.25% 85.89% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1387 1695
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Computer 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO27002
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO27002
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001