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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 846 848 862
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 17 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.034% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 10
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
29160 26641 28361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.23% 27.18% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23372 21166 23584
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
South West - 12 £47,500 -
South East -17 3 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
CHFI
UK

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (85.71%) SIEM
2 21 (75.00%) CISSP
3 18 (64.29%) ITIL
3 18 (64.29%) MCP
3 18 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 18 (64.29%) MCSA
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 14 (50.00%) Information Security
5 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
5 13 (46.43%) Security Testing
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (28.57%) Cyber Security
8 7 (25.00%) Degree
8 7 (25.00%) Application Packaging
8 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 7 (25.00%) C
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) SSCP
9 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
9 6 (21.43%) Security Management
9 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.86%) Coaching
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Operations Manager
1 12 (42.86%) Security Manager
1 12 (42.86%) Security Operations Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 7 (25.00%) IT Security Officer
2 7 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 7 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) SIEM
2 18 (64.29%) ITIL
2 18 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 14 (50.00%) Information Security
4 13 (46.43%) Security Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (21.43%) Security Management
7 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) Coaching
9 4 (14.29%) Data Security
10 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
10 1 (3.57%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
10 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) CISSP
2 18 (64.29%) MCP
2 18 (64.29%) MCSA
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) SSCP
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (17.86%) CCNP
7 3 (10.71%) CISM
7 3 (10.71%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
2 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.71%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
1 2 (7.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Sophos
3 2 (7.14%) Imperva
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk
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