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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 313 317 311
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.035% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.043% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-24.05% -7.05%
Computer Forensics
London

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
8813 9338 8853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.30% 82.65% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7404 7798 7845
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,177 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Advertising
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) E-Discovery
5 2 (18.18%) Tableau
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Law
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
5 2 (18.18%) GIAC
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) GCIH

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (45.45%) Legal
2 3 (27.27%) Advertising
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) e-Discovery Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) E-Discovery
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 2 (18.18%) GIAC
3 2 (18.18%) GCIH
3 2 (18.18%) GCFA
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle