The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 48 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 11 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.20% - 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% - 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 15
Average salary £40,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +24.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 168 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 83.43% 72.10% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 249 160 248
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 £28,500 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £57,500 £51,730
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Computer Forensics
Gloucestershire

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) C
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
6 5 (45.45%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 5 (45.45%) Ruby
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) Time Management
7 4 (36.36%) PKI
7 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
7 4 (36.36%) Assembly Language
7 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) Python
7 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (36.36%) CEH
7 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacker
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) C
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Assembly Language
4 4 (36.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) CEH
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) MCTS
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) VMware