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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
South West / Bristol
Rank 122 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £49,759 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +14.58%

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
1511 1592 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.25% 90.15% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1435 1372
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £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 Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 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 20 January 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (66.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (66.67%) Snort
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) Splunk
3 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Security
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) GCIA
3 3 (50.00%) GSEC
3 3 (50.00%) Military
3 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (50.00%) SANS
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) IPv4
5 1 (16.67%) IPv6
General
1 3 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Event Correlation
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Lua
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) GCIA
1 3 (50.00%) GSEC
1 3 (50.00%) SANS
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Snort
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (66.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (33.33%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (16.67%) AlienVault
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) VMware