The table below looks at the statistics for CHFI in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CHFI over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 867 887 849
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 17 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.061% 0.003% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 8
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +52.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £51,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £43,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £42,000
CHFI
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27767 28927 26850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.16% 27.00% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22508 22627 22033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CHFI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CHFI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CHFI Jobs Demand Trend in England

CHFI
Salary Trend in England

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

CHFI Salary Trend in England

CHFI
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CHFI across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CHFI Salary Histogram in England

CHFI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CHFI within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 15 £55,000 +6.79%
South East - 2 £32,500 - 1
CHFI
UK

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing CHFI 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 CHFI.

1 38 (92.68%) CISSP
2 22 (53.66%) Information Security
3 21 (51.22%) SIEM
4 20 (48.78%) Degree
5 19 (46.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 18 (43.90%) Finance
6 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (43.90%) CEH
7 17 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (41.46%) CCNA
7 17 (41.46%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (39.02%) ITIL
8 16 (39.02%) Security Architecture
9 14 (34.15%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (34.15%) Firewall
10 13 (31.71%) PCI DSS
11 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
12 10 (24.39%) Security Testing
12 10 (24.39%) SSCP
12 10 (24.39%) Windows
13 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
13 9 (21.95%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (19.51%) Coaching
15 7 (17.07%) COBIT
15 7 (17.07%) Information Management
15 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
15 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
15 7 (17.07%) Data Security
15 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing CHFI 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 CHFI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Risk Analyst
3 13 (31.71%) IT Risk Analyst
4 12 (29.27%) Security Analyst
5 11 (26.83%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) IT Security Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Security Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Security Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Officer
8 2 (4.88%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Security Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Information Security
2 21 (51.22%) SIEM
3 19 (46.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 17 (41.46%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (39.02%) ITIL
5 16 (39.02%) Security Architecture
6 14 (34.15%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
8 10 (24.39%) Security Testing
9 9 (21.95%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (19.51%) Coaching
11 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (17.07%) Data Security
11 7 (17.07%) Information Management
11 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
11 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
12 6 (14.63%) Cyber Security
12 6 (14.63%) Ethical Hacking
13 5 (12.20%) Computer Forensics
13 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) Perl
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) CISSP
2 20 (48.78%) Degree
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (43.90%) CEH
4 17 (41.46%) CCNA
5 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (24.39%) SSCP
7 3 (7.32%) CCIE
8 2 (4.88%) CCNP
8 2 (4.88%) MCP
8 2 (4.88%) MCSE
8 2 (4.88%) MCSA
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
8 2 (4.88%) GIAC
8 2 (4.88%) GPEN
8 2 (4.88%) OSCP
9 1 (2.44%) GREM
9 1 (2.44%) GCIH
9 1 (2.44%) GCFA
9 1 (2.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (31.71%) PCI DSS
3 7 (17.07%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
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