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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 244 284 318
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 4 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.080% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +31.42%
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
5341 7529 9561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.17% 87.33% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 6482 7969
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £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 27 September 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) EnCase
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) WSUS
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
3 2 (28.57%) snoop
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) HTTPS

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Relativity
1 1 (14.29%) Ringtail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) snoop
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) tcpdump
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Forensic Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) EnCase
2 2 (28.57%) FTK
2 2 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
1 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec