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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 122 125 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.050% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.058% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £32,250 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.32%
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
1642 1716 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.49% 85.03% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1362 1264
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Forensics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (100.00%) Military
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) GCIA
3 1 (33.33%) GSEC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) GCIA
2 1 (33.33%) GSEC
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight