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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 843 939 953
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +14
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 8 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.026% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Median salary £75,000 £57,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £56,250 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +17.94%
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
21611 27377 29816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.75% 27.17% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17197 21897 24042
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CHFI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing CHFI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

CHFI Salary Histogram in England

CHFI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CHFI within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +86 7 £80,000 +42.22%
North West - 1 £60,000 -
CHFI
UK

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing CHFI 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 England region with a requirement for CHFI.

1 17 (60.71%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (57.14%) CFCE
2 16 (57.14%) GCFA
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) GCFE
3 15 (53.57%) ECIH
3 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
3 15 (53.57%) GREM
3 15 (53.57%) C
3 15 (53.57%) Client/Server
3 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) Mac OS X
3 15 (53.57%) GCIA
3 15 (53.57%) GCIH
3 15 (53.57%) GCED
3 15 (53.57%) Open Source
4 12 (42.86%) CEH
4 12 (42.86%) Information Security
5 10 (35.71%) CISSP
5 10 (35.71%) CISM
6 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Firewall
8 3 (10.71%) CISA
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) Network Security

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Consultant
1 17 (60.71%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 7 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Forensic Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Information Officer
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
2 15 (53.57%) Open Source
3 12 (42.86%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) SIEM
5 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.14%) OSINT
6 2 (7.14%) Password Management
6 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
6 2 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CFCE
1 16 (57.14%) GCFA
1 16 (57.14%) GCFE
2 15 (53.57%) ECIH
2 15 (53.57%) GCED
2 15 (53.57%) GCIA
2 15 (53.57%) GCIH
2 15 (53.57%) GREM
3 12 (42.86%) CEH
4 10 (35.71%) CISM
4 10 (35.71%) CISSP
5 3 (10.71%) CISA
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) SANS
6 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (7.14%) GIAC
6 2 (7.14%) Postgraduate
6 2 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.57%) EnCE
7 1 (3.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) EnCase
1 1 (3.57%) FTK
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Nuix
1 1 (3.57%) Tableau