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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 879 833 887
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +54
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 43 100 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.097% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 28 59 65
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £26,881
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £76,800
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £39,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -12.84%
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
84197 88616 95514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.73% 85.95% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70858 72433 77790
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -17 17 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +12 6 - -
South East +18 5 £60,000 +14.28%
South West -26 5 £65,000 +116.66%
West Midlands -15 4 £27,500 -42.10%
North West +23 2 £77,500 +80.23%
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England +23 1 £60,000 +172.10% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Computer Forensics
UK

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 47 (44.76%) SIEM
2 46 (43.81%) CISSP
3 45 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (37.14%) Management Information System
5 35 (33.33%) Windows
6 33 (31.43%) Security Cleared
7 31 (29.52%) Linux
7 31 (29.52%) Information Security
7 31 (29.52%) EnCase
8 29 (27.62%) C++
9 28 (26.67%) Security Operations
10 27 (25.71%) E-Discovery
11 25 (23.81%) Finance
11 25 (23.81%) Firewall
12 23 (21.90%) Unix
12 23 (21.90%) ArcSight
12 23 (21.90%) SC Cleared
13 22 (20.95%) Python
14 21 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
15 20 (19.05%) FTK
16 19 (18.10%) C#
16 19 (18.10%) Law
17 18 (17.14%) CISM
17 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
17 18 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
18 17 (16.19%) Big Data
18 17 (16.19%) Data Mining
19 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
19 16 (15.24%) SQL
19 16 (15.24%) Intel Security

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 16 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2000
1 16 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2003
1 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 12 (11.43%) IBM Notes
2 12 (11.43%) SAS
3 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Office
2 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.90%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.81%) Firewall
2 18 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (13.33%) Network Security
4 13 (12.38%) LAN
4 13 (12.38%) WAN
5 11 (10.48%) Internet
6 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.76%) DNS
8 4 (3.81%) DHCP
8 4 (3.81%) NAS
8 4 (3.81%) SAN
8 4 (3.81%) Wireless
9 3 (2.86%) HTTP
10 2 (1.90%) CTI
10 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.90%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.90%) NNTP
10 2 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.90%) SSL
10 2 (1.90%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) Big Data
1 17 (16.19%) Data Mining
2 12 (11.43%) MS Access
3 1 (0.95%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.95%) QlikView
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (23.81%) Finance
2 19 (18.10%) Law
3 14 (13.33%) Military
4 5 (4.76%) Legal
5 3 (2.86%) Publishing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (37.14%) Analyst
2 27 (25.71%) Security Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 12 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Forensic Investigator
6 10 (9.52%) Forensic Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.76%) Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Information Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Computer Forensic Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) Security Specialist
11 3 (2.86%) SOC Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Flash
2 2 (1.90%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 21 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (7.62%) Cybercrime
5 7 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.81%) SCADA
8 3 (2.86%) Statistics
8 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.90%) PKI
9 2 (1.90%) Social Network
10 1 (0.95%) Clustering
10 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.33%) Windows
2 31 (29.52%) Linux
3 23 (21.90%) Unix
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.76%) Solaris
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.90%) AIX
8 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) SIEM
2 45 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (29.52%) Information Security
4 28 (26.67%) Security Operations
5 27 (25.71%) E-Discovery
6 15 (14.29%) Analytics
6 15 (14.29%) Project Management
7 14 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 14 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (11.43%) Malware Analysis
9 11 (10.48%) Digital Forensics
9 11 (10.48%) Reverse Engineering
10 10 (9.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 10 (9.52%) Data Analysis
11 9 (8.57%) Incident Management
11 9 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 8 (7.62%) Case Management
12 8 (7.62%) Data Analytics
12 8 (7.62%) Network Monitoring
12 8 (7.62%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) C++
2 22 (20.95%) Python
3 19 (18.10%) C#
4 16 (15.24%) SQL
5 12 (11.43%) Java
5 12 (11.43%) VB
5 12 (11.43%) VBScript
6 3 (2.86%) Perl
6 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.90%) C
8 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.95%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (43.81%) CISSP
2 33 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 23 (21.90%) SC Cleared
4 18 (17.14%) CISM
5 15 (14.29%) Degree
5 15 (14.29%) SANS
6 13 (12.38%) GCIA
7 10 (9.52%) GCIH
8 8 (7.62%) CEH
9 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (6.67%) EnCE
10 6 (5.71%) CCNA
11 5 (4.76%) CCSA
11 5 (4.76%) JNCIA
12 4 (3.81%) CCNP
12 4 (3.81%) GIAC
12 4 (3.81%) GSEC
12 4 (3.81%) VCP4
12 4 (3.81%) VCP5
12 4 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.86%) JTAG
2 3 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.90%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.95%) GPG13
4 1 (0.95%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (3.81%) UAG
2 4 (3.81%) vCloud
2 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.81%) vSphere
3 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.90%) Snort
Systems Management
1 31 (29.52%) EnCase
2 20 (19.05%) FTK
3 4 (3.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.81%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.81%) SCCM
3 4 (3.81%) SCOM
4 3 (2.86%) QRadar
5 2 (1.90%) RSA Archer
5 2 (1.90%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.95%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.95%) Nessus
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.95%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) ArcSight
2 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.24%) Intel Security
4 12 (11.43%) Lotus
5 11 (10.48%) HP
5 11 (10.48%) Splunk
6 9 (8.57%) AlienVault
7 8 (7.62%) Intel
8 7 (6.67%) VMware
9 6 (5.71%) Nuix
10 5 (4.76%) Cellebrite
11 4 (3.81%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.81%) Dell
11 4 (3.81%) EMC
11 4 (3.81%) NetApp
11 4 (3.81%) Sophos
12 2 (1.90%) Apple
12 2 (1.90%) Citrix
12 2 (1.90%) Google
12 2 (1.90%) i2
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