The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 107 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 2 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £57,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1372 1314 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.18% 75.78% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1087 911
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Computer Forensics
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Computer Forensics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) GCIH
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CGEIT
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001