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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 808 887 898
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 55 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.048% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.055% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 49 35 42
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,880 £46,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+18.65% +19.35%
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
74188 87260 91362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.53% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61620 72885 75752
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +71 41 £52,500 +31.25% 3
West Midlands +2 5 £54,880 +21.95%
East of England - 5 £65,000 - 1
South West -2 3 - -
North East - 1 £29,500 -
Computer Forensics
UK

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 51 (46.79%) Degree
2 43 (39.45%) Information Security
3 34 (31.19%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (31.19%) Security Operations
3 34 (31.19%) EnCase
4 29 (26.61%) E-Discovery
5 28 (25.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (22.02%) FTK
6 24 (22.02%) Network Security
6 24 (22.02%) CISSP
6 24 (22.02%) Firewall
7 23 (21.10%) Penetration Testing
7 23 (21.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (21.10%) Digital Forensics
8 21 (19.27%) SIEM
8 21 (19.27%) Risk Management
9 20 (18.35%) Legal
9 20 (18.35%) Malware Analysis
10 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (17.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 19 (17.43%) Security Cleared
11 17 (15.60%) Cyberthreat
11 17 (15.60%) Analytics
11 17 (15.60%) Linux
12 16 (14.68%) Management Information System
12 16 (14.68%) CEH
13 15 (13.76%) Identity Access Management
14 14 (12.84%) Python
14 14 (12.84%) Windows
14 14 (12.84%) CREST Certified

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 7 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.67%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.67%) IIS
2 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.83%) Apache
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.83%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) SPSS
4 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Relativity
2 5 (4.59%) Ringtail
3 4 (3.67%) Concordance
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) Firewall
1 24 (22.02%) Network Security
2 9 (8.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (5.50%) NetScreen
4 5 (4.59%) DNS
4 5 (4.59%) HTTP
4 5 (4.59%) Internet
5 4 (3.67%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.67%) Wireless
6 3 (2.75%) LDAP
6 3 (2.75%) snoop
6 3 (2.75%) SSL
6 3 (2.75%) tcpdump
6 3 (2.75%) VPN
6 3 (2.75%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.92%) FTP
7 1 (0.92%) IPv4
7 1 (0.92%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) Big Data
1 6 (5.50%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.67%) MS Access
3 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.83%) QlikView
3 2 (1.83%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.92%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) GoogleTest
1 2 (1.83%) NUnit
General
1 20 (18.35%) Legal
2 11 (10.09%) Finance
3 7 (6.42%) Aerospace
3 7 (6.42%) Law
3 7 (6.42%) Military
4 5 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.67%) Banking
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.92%) Back Office
7 1 (0.92%) German Language
7 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (38.53%) Consultant
2 25 (22.94%) Forensic Consultant
3 17 (15.60%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (11.93%) Security Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Computer Forensics Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) Security Manager
6 10 (9.17%) Security Consultant
7 9 (8.26%) Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Graduate
8 8 (7.34%) Junior
9 7 (6.42%) Operational Security Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Operations Manager
9 7 (6.42%) Security Operations Manager
9 7 (6.42%) SOC Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Compliance Officer
10 6 (5.50%) E-Discovery Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Junior Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Risk Officer
10 6 (5.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) ELK Stack
1 8 (7.34%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.83%) CSS
2 2 (1.83%) Entity Framework
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) NHibernate
2 2 (1.83%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (15.60%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (14.68%) Management Information System
5 11 (10.09%) Computer Science
5 11 (10.09%) Cybercrime
6 8 (7.34%) Data Conversion
7 6 (5.50%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.67%) SCADA
9 2 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.83%) Social Media
10 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.92%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.60%) Linux
2 14 (12.84%) Windows
3 7 (6.42%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Information Security
2 34 (31.19%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (31.19%) Security Operations
3 29 (26.61%) E-Discovery
4 23 (21.10%) Digital Forensics
4 23 (21.10%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (19.27%) Risk Management
5 21 (19.27%) SIEM
6 20 (18.35%) Malware Analysis
7 19 (17.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 17 (15.60%) Analytics
9 15 (13.76%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (11.93%) Data Analysis
10 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
11 12 (11.01%) Computer Security
11 12 (11.01%) ITIL
12 9 (8.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (6.42%) Threat Analysis
15 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.84%) Python
2 11 (10.09%) C++
3 10 (9.17%) Perl
3 10 (9.17%) SQL
4 9 (8.26%) Java
5 8 (7.34%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.34%) Ruby
6 5 (4.59%) VB
7 4 (3.67%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.83%) R
9 1 (0.92%) Lua
9 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (46.79%) Degree
2 24 (22.02%) CISSP
3 19 (17.43%) Security Cleared
4 16 (14.68%) CEH
5 14 (12.84%) CREST Certified
6 13 (11.93%) SC Cleared
7 12 (11.01%) CISM
8 9 (8.26%) GCIA
9 8 (7.34%) CISA
9 8 (7.34%) GCIH
10 6 (5.50%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (5.50%) CGEIT
11 5 (4.59%) GCFE
11 5 (4.59%) SANS
12 4 (3.67%) CESG Certified Professional
12 4 (3.67%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (3.67%) IISP
12 4 (3.67%) Security+ Certification
13 3 (2.75%) GSEC
13 3 (2.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.50%) GPG13
3 4 (3.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (3.67%) RMADS
4 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.83%) ISO27002
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Snort
2 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.83%) HDFS
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (31.19%) EnCase
2 24 (22.02%) FTK
3 9 (8.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 9 (8.26%) QRadar
4 7 (6.42%) Kibana
4 7 (6.42%) logstash
5 6 (5.50%) RSA enVision
6 4 (3.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (2.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.75%) WSUS
8 2 (1.83%) Fluentd
8 2 (1.83%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) ArcSight
1 11 (10.09%) Splunk
2 10 (9.17%) Cisco
2 10 (9.17%) Intel Security
2 10 (9.17%) Sourcefire
3 9 (8.26%) AlienVault
3 9 (8.26%) LogRhythm
3 9 (8.26%) Nuix
4 8 (7.34%) FireEye
4 8 (7.34%) Fortinet
4 8 (7.34%) Palo Alto
4 8 (7.34%) Sophos
4 8 (7.34%) TippingPoint
5 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.50%) Juniper
7 4 (3.67%) Lotus
8 3 (2.75%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.75%) Forcepoint
8 3 (2.75%) Symantec
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