The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
London / City of London
Rank 225 245 320
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +75
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 1 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.23% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.26% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 3
Median salary - £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +52.94%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +58.94%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4511 6143 9027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.77% 89.71% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4108 5450 7672
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in the City of London

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) FTK
2 3 (50.00%) EnCase
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (33.33%) snoop
3 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) snoop
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Forensics Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Forensic Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
2 1 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) EnCase
1 3 (50.00%) FTK
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Forcepoint
1 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
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