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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 889 910 940
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +30
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 7 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.029% 0.068% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 13
Median salary £73,750 £40,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.37% -22.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,250 -
% change year-on-year
+20.30% -
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
24316 27751 30519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.41% 27.18% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19927 22177 24369
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +16 6 £73,750 +13.46%
West Midlands - 1 - -
CHFI
UK

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 32 (86.49%) CEH
2 28 (75.68%) CISSP
2 28 (75.68%) CISM
3 26 (70.27%) Ethical Hacking
4 25 (67.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (67.57%) ECSA
5 22 (59.46%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (48.65%) Degree
7 16 (43.24%) PCI DSS
7 16 (43.24%) Information Security
8 15 (40.54%) Security Operations
9 14 (37.84%) Security Operations Centre
9 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
9 14 (37.84%) IISP
9 14 (37.84%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
9 14 (37.84%) Performance Management
9 14 (37.84%) Splunk
9 14 (37.84%) Portfolio Management
9 14 (37.84%) ArcSight
9 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (37.84%) IIS
10 11 (29.73%) RHCE
10 11 (29.73%) A+ Certification
10 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
10 11 (29.73%) Cisco
10 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
10 11 (29.73%) Network+ Certification
10 11 (29.73%) EC-Council LPT
10 11 (29.73%) OSCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Wireless
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) Network Security
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (16.22%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Consultant
2 18 (48.65%) Senior Consultant
3 16 (43.24%) Security Consultant
4 15 (40.54%) Senior Security Consultant
5 11 (29.73%) Trainer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) IT Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) IT Security Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Security Consultant
10 1 (2.70%) Incident Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) IT Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) IT Security Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) IT Security Specialist
10 1 (2.70%) Principal Consultant
10 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
1 14 (37.84%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Ethical Hacking
2 22 (59.46%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (43.24%) Information Security
4 15 (40.54%) Security Operations
5 14 (37.84%) Performance Management
5 14 (37.84%) Portfolio Management
5 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
5 14 (37.84%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (16.22%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (16.22%) OSINT
7 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 2 (5.41%) Content Development
9 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.41%) Information Security Management
9 2 (5.41%) Security Management
10 1 (2.70%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (2.70%) EAM
10 1 (2.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C#
1 4 (10.81%) Java
1 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) C
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) CEH
2 28 (75.68%) CISM
2 28 (75.68%) CISSP
3 25 (67.57%) ECSA
4 18 (48.65%) Degree
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (37.84%) IISP
6 11 (29.73%) A+ Certification
6 11 (29.73%) EC-Council LPT
6 11 (29.73%) Network+ Certification
6 11 (29.73%) OSCP
6 11 (29.73%) RHCE
7 7 (18.92%) GCIH
8 6 (16.22%) GREM
9 5 (13.51%) GCFA
9 5 (13.51%) GCFE
10 3 (8.11%) CCNA
10 3 (8.11%) CISA
10 3 (8.11%) ECIH
10 3 (8.11%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (67.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (43.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) EnCase
1 1 (2.70%) FTK
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) ArcSight
1 14 (37.84%) Splunk
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Red Hat