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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 130 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +23.87%
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
1609 1688 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.04% 86.25% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1368 1252
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Security
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Web Design
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 5 (41.67%) Military
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) GCIA
5 4 (33.33%) GSEC
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) SANS
6 3 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) QRadar
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Operations Support Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Security Operations Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Security
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Web Design
4 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM
7 1 (8.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) GCIA
3 4 (33.33%) GSEC
3 4 (33.33%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) VCP4
4 1 (8.33%) VCP5
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Snort
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (8.33%) UAG
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) QRadar
2 2 (16.67%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (8.33%) Nessus
3 1 (8.33%) RSA enVision
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (8.33%) AlienVault
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) LogLogic
4 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Micro