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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 854 840 882
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +42
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 40 98 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.099% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.11% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 66
Median salary £61,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,600 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
81094 85836 94997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.93% 86.29% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68286 70492 77872
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 24 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 24 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 -8 15 £67,500 +58.82% 4
South East +20 6 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Yorkshire +17 6 - -
West Midlands -16 4 £27,500 -38.88%
South West -12 3 £65,000 +95.48%
East Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 £77,500 -
East of England +26 1 £60,000 +46.25%
Midlands - 1 - -
Computer Forensics
UK

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 47 (44.76%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (42.86%) CISSP
3 41 (39.05%) Management Information System
4 34 (32.38%) Windows
5 32 (30.48%) Information Security
6 31 (29.52%) C++
6 31 (29.52%) Security Cleared
6 31 (29.52%) EnCase
7 29 (27.62%) Security Operations
8 28 (26.67%) Linux
9 26 (24.76%) E-Discovery
10 24 (22.86%) Python
10 24 (22.86%) Finance
11 22 (20.95%) Firewall
11 22 (20.95%) C#
11 22 (20.95%) ArcSight
11 22 (20.95%) Cyberthreat
12 21 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 21 (20.00%) Unix
12 21 (20.00%) CISM
13 20 (19.05%) Degree
13 20 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
13 20 (19.05%) FTK
14 19 (18.10%) Law
15 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
15 18 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (16.19%) Big Data
16 17 (16.19%) Data Mining
16 17 (16.19%) SANS

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 2 (1.90%) Relativity
2 1 (0.95%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.95%) Firewall
2 20 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (11.43%) LAN
3 12 (11.43%) WAN
4 11 (10.48%) Network Security
5 9 (8.57%) 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%) IPsec
10 2 (1.90%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.90%) NNTP
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
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) GoogleTest
1 1 (0.95%) NUnit
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 19 (18.10%) Law
3 12 (11.43%) Military
4 5 (4.76%) Legal
5 3 (2.86%) Publishing
6 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) Security Analyst
3 18 (17.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 11 (10.48%) Forensic Investigator
4 11 (10.48%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (9.52%) Forensic Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Security Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.81%) Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Computer Forensic Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) Information Security Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) Information Security Specialist
11 3 (2.86%) Information Specialist
11 3 (2.86%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Flash
2 2 (1.90%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.95%) CSS
3 1 (0.95%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.95%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.05%) Management Information System
2 22 (20.95%) Cyberthreat
3 14 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (7.62%) Cybercrime
7 7 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.81%) SCADA
10 3 (2.86%) Statistics
10 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.90%) PKI
11 2 (1.90%) Social Network
12 1 (0.95%) Clustering
12 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.38%) Windows
2 28 (26.67%) Linux
3 21 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.81%) Solaris
5 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.90%) AIX
7 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) Cybersecurity
1 47 (44.76%) SIEM
2 32 (30.48%) Information Security
3 29 (27.62%) Security Operations
4 26 (24.76%) E-Discovery
5 18 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (15.24%) Project Management
7 15 (14.29%) Analytics
7 15 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
8 14 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 14 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
9 13 (12.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 11 (10.48%) Digital Forensics
11 9 (8.57%) Data Analysis
11 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.62%) Case Management
12 8 (7.62%) Data Analytics
12 8 (7.62%) Incident Management
12 8 (7.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.52%) C++
2 24 (22.86%) Python
3 22 (20.95%) 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%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.90%) C
8 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.95%) Perl
8 1 (0.95%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (42.86%) CISSP
2 31 (29.52%) Security Cleared
3 21 (20.00%) CISM
3 21 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (19.05%) Degree
5 17 (16.19%) SANS
6 15 (14.29%) GCIA
7 13 (12.38%) GCIH
8 10 (9.52%) CEH
9 7 (6.67%) CISA
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%) VCP4
12 4 (3.81%) VCP5
12 4 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.86%) CFCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.86%) JTAG
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.90%) ISO27002
3 2 (1.90%) QA
4 1 (0.95%) GPG13
4 1 (0.95%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
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 11 (10.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (3.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (3.81%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (3.81%) SCCM
4 4 (3.81%) SCOM
5 3 (2.86%) QRadar
6 2 (1.90%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.90%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.95%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.95%) Nessus
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.95%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (20.95%) 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 6 (5.71%) Nuix
8 6 (5.71%) VMware
9 5 (4.76%) Cellebrite
10 4 (3.81%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 4 (3.81%) EMC
10 4 (3.81%) NetApp
10 4 (3.81%) Sophos
11 2 (1.90%) Apple
11 2 (1.90%) Google
11 2 (1.90%) i2
11 2 (1.90%) Qualys
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