The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 48 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.73% - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £49,375
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -34.17%
Computer Forensics
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 157 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 69.82% 78.89% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 159 143 215
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Assembly Language
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (30.00%) CEH
5 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) PKI
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate
1 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacker
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) PKI
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) C
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CEH
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) VMware