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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 845 872 917
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +45
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 60 71 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.069% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.079% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 43
Median salary £57,500 £32,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.24% -23.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £26,950 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+31.86% +51.66%
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
80646 89525 93503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.05% 87.40% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 74401 75355
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +75 34 £57,500 +43.75% 2
South East +26 17 £60,000 -27.27% 1
North West +16 4 - -
South West -20 3 £50,000 +53.84% 1
West Midlands -5 2 £48,750 -
Computer Forensics
UK

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 44 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (38.00%) Information Security
3 33 (33.00%) CISSP
3 33 (33.00%) Degree
4 31 (31.00%) SIEM
4 31 (31.00%) Security Operations
5 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 30 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 26 (26.00%) Management Information System
7 25 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
8 22 (22.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 19 (19.00%) EnCase
10 18 (18.00%) Firewall
10 18 (18.00%) CEH
10 18 (18.00%) Malware Analysis
10 18 (18.00%) Analytics
11 17 (17.00%) SC Cleared
11 17 (17.00%) GCIA
12 16 (16.00%) CISM
12 16 (16.00%) Risk Management
12 16 (16.00%) C#
12 16 (16.00%) Python
12 16 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (16.00%) ArcSight
12 16 (16.00%) Cybercrime
13 15 (15.00%) Finance
14 14 (14.00%) GCIH
14 14 (14.00%) C++
14 14 (14.00%) Digital Forensics
14 14 (14.00%) E-Discovery

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 (4.00%) IIS
1 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Relativity
2 3 (3.00%) Ringtail
3 2 (2.00%) Concordance
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) Firewall
2 16 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (13.00%) Network Security
4 4 (4.00%) Internet
4 4 (4.00%) Wireless
5 3 (3.00%) DNS
5 3 (3.00%) LAN
5 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.00%) WAN
6 2 (2.00%) DHCP
6 2 (2.00%) NAS
6 2 (2.00%) SAN
7 1 (1.00%) HTTP
7 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.00%) LDAP
7 1 (1.00%) snoop
7 1 (1.00%) SSL
7 1 (1.00%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.00%) VPN
7 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) Big Data
2 6 (6.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.00%) QlikView
4 1 (1.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.00%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) GoogleTest
1 4 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Legal
3 10 (10.00%) Law
3 10 (10.00%) Military
4 8 (8.00%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.00%) Banking
6 3 (3.00%) Publishing
6 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.00%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.00%) Back Office
8 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Consultant
2 22 (22.00%) Analyst
3 15 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 11 (11.00%) Team Leader
6 8 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) Graduate
6 8 (8.00%) Security Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Forensic Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) E-Discovery Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) SOC Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) SOC Manager
8 5 (5.00%) Tester
9 4 (4.00%) Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Graduate Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Information Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Penetration Tester
9 4 (4.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (4.00%) CSS
1 4 (4.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (4.00%) HTML
1 4 (4.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (3.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Management Information System
2 25 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 22 (22.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (16.00%) Cybercrime
5 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (7.00%) Cyber Attack
7 6 (6.00%) SCADA
8 5 (5.00%) Visualisation
9 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.00%) Data Conversion
10 2 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (2.00%) Social Media
11 1 (1.00%) Statistics
11 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (8.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Unix
4 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (38.00%) Information Security
3 31 (31.00%) Security Operations
3 31 (31.00%) SIEM
4 30 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (18.00%) Analytics
5 18 (18.00%) Malware Analysis
6 16 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 14 (14.00%) Digital Forensics
7 14 (14.00%) E-Discovery
8 13 (13.00%) Mentoring
8 13 (13.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 8 (8.00%) Computer Security
10 8 (8.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 8 (8.00%) Data Analytics
10 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.00%) Data Analysis
11 7 (7.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (7.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) C#
1 16 (16.00%) Python
2 14 (14.00%) C++
3 4 (4.00%) Java
3 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.00%) Perl
4 3 (3.00%) VB
5 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (33.00%) CISSP
1 33 (33.00%) Degree
2 30 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (18.00%) CEH
4 17 (17.00%) GCIA
4 17 (17.00%) SC Cleared
5 16 (16.00%) CISM
6 14 (14.00%) GCIH
7 12 (12.00%) SANS
8 11 (11.00%) CISA
8 11 (11.00%) CREST Certified
9 4 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (4.00%) EnCE
9 4 (4.00%) GCFE
9 4 (4.00%) GSEC
9 4 (4.00%) IISP
9 4 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (3.00%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (4.00%) RMADS
3 3 (3.00%) JTAG
4 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.00%) Snort
2 2 (2.00%) UAG
2 2 (2.00%) vCloud
2 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (19.00%) EnCase
2 12 (12.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (7.00%) FTK
4 4 (4.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.00%) SCCM
5 2 (2.00%) SCOM
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (1.00%) QRadar
6 1 (1.00%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (9.00%) HP
3 8 (8.00%) Intel Security
4 7 (7.00%) Splunk
5 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.00%) AlienVault
7 3 (3.00%) Cellebrite
7 3 (3.00%) Intel
7 3 (3.00%) Nuix
7 3 (3.00%) VMware
8 2 (2.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.00%) Cisco
8 2 (2.00%) Dell
8 2 (2.00%) EMC
8 2 (2.00%) Lotus
8 2 (2.00%) NetApp
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle
8 2 (2.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.00%) Sophos
8 2 (2.00%) Tableau
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