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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 807 823 850
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +27
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 24 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.088% 0.072% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 10
Average salary £48,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.40% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +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
27216 26279 28998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.59% 27.10% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21958 20911 24521
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 18 £47,500 -
South East -33 3 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £60,000 -
CHFI
UK

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (84.62%) SIEM
2 21 (80.77%) CISSP
3 18 (69.23%) ITIL
3 18 (69.23%) MCP
3 18 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 18 (69.23%) MCSA
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 12 (46.15%) Information Security
6 11 (42.31%) Security Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
9 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 6 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
10 6 (23.08%) Security Management
10 6 (23.08%) SSCP
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
10 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (19.23%) Coaching
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
11 5 (19.23%) C

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Operations Manager
1 12 (46.15%) Security Manager
1 12 (46.15%) Security Operations Manager
2 7 (26.92%) IT Operations Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (19.23%) IT Security Officer
4 5 (19.23%) Security Officer
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) SIEM
2 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 18 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 12 (46.15%) Information Security
4 11 (42.31%) Security Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Cyber Security
5 6 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (23.08%) Security Management
5 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) Coaching
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Data Security
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.85%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) CISSP
2 18 (69.23%) MCP
2 18 (69.23%) MCSA
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) SSCP
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (19.23%) CCNP
7 3 (11.54%) CISM
7 3 (11.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.54%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Snort
1 2 (7.69%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Sophos
3 2 (7.69%) Imperva
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
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