The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 831 881 903
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 48 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.062% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.071% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 56
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £22,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +31.42%
Computer Forensics
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78915 89244 91266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.43% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66196 74537 73764
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in England

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in England

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in England

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +55 29 £55,000 +37.50% 3
South East +50 9 £40,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -12 6 £60,000 - 1
South West -26 3 £50,000 +66.66%
North West -1 1 - -
Computer Forensics
UK

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Forensics 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 Computer Forensics.

1 45 (48.39%) Degree
2 37 (39.78%) Information Security
3 36 (38.71%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (35.48%) Security Operations
5 30 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
6 29 (31.18%) CISSP
7 27 (29.03%) Security Cleared
8 24 (25.81%) Cyberthreat
9 23 (24.73%) Security Operations Centre
10 22 (23.66%) SIEM
11 21 (22.58%) Management Information System
12 20 (21.51%) Malware Analysis
13 19 (20.43%) EnCase
14 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
14 17 (18.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (17.20%) Network Security
15 16 (17.20%) CISM
15 16 (17.20%) GCIA
15 16 (17.20%) CEH
15 16 (17.20%) Python
16 15 (16.13%) C#
16 15 (16.13%) CISA
16 15 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
16 15 (16.13%) Finance
16 15 (16.13%) Legal
16 15 (16.13%) E-Discovery
16 15 (16.13%) Analytics
17 14 (15.05%) Firewall
17 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
17 14 (15.05%) GCIH

Computer Forensics
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 4 (4.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.15%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) SPSS
4 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Relativity
2 3 (3.23%) Ringtail
3 2 (2.15%) Concordance
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) Network Security
2 15 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (15.05%) Firewall
4 4 (4.30%) Internet
4 4 (4.30%) Wireless
5 2 (2.15%) DNS
5 2 (2.15%) HTTP
5 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.15%) LAN
5 2 (2.15%) LDAP
5 2 (2.15%) NetScreen
5 2 (2.15%) snoop
5 2 (2.15%) SSL
5 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.15%) tcpdump
5 2 (2.15%) VPN
5 2 (2.15%) WAN
5 2 (2.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) Big Data
1 4 (4.30%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.23%) QlikView
3 2 (2.15%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) GoogleTest
1 4 (4.30%) NUnit
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
1 15 (16.13%) Legal
2 10 (10.75%) Law
3 9 (9.68%) Military
4 8 (8.60%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.23%) Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.15%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.08%) Back Office
8 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Consultant
2 15 (16.13%) Security Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Security Manager
5 9 (9.68%) Security Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Graduate
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.53%) Forensic Consultant
7 7 (7.53%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.45%) Compliance Officer
8 6 (6.45%) Computer Forensics Consultant
8 6 (6.45%) Risk Officer
9 5 (5.38%) E-Discovery Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) SOC Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Tester
10 4 (4.30%) Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Graduate Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Programmer
10 4 (4.30%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
1 4 (4.30%) CSS
1 4 (4.30%) Entity Framework
1 4 (4.30%) HTML
1 4 (4.30%) NHibernate
2 2 (2.15%) ELK Stack
2 2 (2.15%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Cyberthreat
2 23 (24.73%) Security Operations Centre
3 21 (22.58%) Management Information System
4 13 (13.98%) Cybercrime
5 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.30%) SCADA
8 3 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (2.15%) Data Conversion
9 2 (2.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (2.15%) Social Media
10 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 10 (10.75%) Windows
3 6 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Information Security
2 36 (38.71%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (35.48%) Security Operations
4 30 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (23.66%) SIEM
6 20 (21.51%) Malware Analysis
7 15 (16.13%) Analytics
7 15 (16.13%) E-Discovery
8 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
9 12 (12.90%) Computer Security
9 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 11 (11.83%) Digital Forensics
11 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.68%) Reverse Engineering
13 8 (8.60%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 8 (8.60%) Identity Access Management
13 8 (8.60%) ITIL
14 7 (7.53%) Ethical Hacking
14 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) Python
2 15 (16.13%) C#
3 13 (13.98%) C++
4 5 (5.38%) SQL
5 4 (4.30%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.23%) Perl
6 3 (3.23%) VB
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.15%) R
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (48.39%) Degree
2 29 (31.18%) CISSP
3 27 (29.03%) Security Cleared
4 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
5 16 (17.20%) CEH
5 16 (17.20%) CISM
5 16 (17.20%) GCIA
6 15 (16.13%) CISA
7 14 (15.05%) GCIH
8 13 (13.98%) CREST Certified
9 12 (12.90%) SANS
10 6 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (6.45%) CGEIT
11 4 (4.30%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (4.30%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (4.30%) GCFE
11 4 (4.30%) GSEC
11 4 (4.30%) IISP
11 4 (4.30%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (4.30%) RMADS
3 2 (2.15%) GPG13
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) JTAG
4 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Snort
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (20.43%) EnCase
2 10 (10.75%) FTK
3 9 (9.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (4.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (3.23%) QRadar
6 2 (2.15%) Kibana
6 2 (2.15%) logstash
6 2 (2.15%) RSA enVision
6 2 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.15%) WSUS
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (1.08%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) ArcSight
2 7 (7.53%) Intel Security
2 7 (7.53%) Splunk
3 5 (5.38%) AlienVault
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.23%) HP
5 3 (3.23%) LogRhythm
5 3 (3.23%) Nuix
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle
5 3 (3.23%) SAP
5 3 (3.23%) Tableau
6 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.15%) FireEye
6 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.15%) Intel
6 2 (2.15%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.15%) Sophos
6 2 (2.15%) TippingPoint
6 2 (2.15%) Twitter
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Atos
Salary: Car Allowance, Bonus, Healthcare etc
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
Met Police
Salary: From £37,305 to £41,811 per annum plus £3,406 location allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday