The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 131
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +4.76%
Digital Forensics
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1464 1195 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.56% 80.15% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 979 1364
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Digital Forensics
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics