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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 138 116 116
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
Computer Forensics
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1670 1667 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.17% 85.88% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1311 1205
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Bristol

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Military
3 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Security
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) GCIA
5 1 (20.00%) GSEC
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) ATM
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
5 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
General
1 4 (80.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Security
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) GCIA
4 1 (20.00%) GSEC
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
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