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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 857 842 904
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +62
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 44 100 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.097% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 34 62 49
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £84,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.06%
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
79872 89595 96471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.94% 86.67% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67651 74112 78795
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -2 22 £62,500 +38.12% 1
South East +38 11 £40,000 -25.58% 2
North West +26 4 £77,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
South West -11 1 £50,000 +53.84%
West Midlands -23 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Midlands - 1 - -
Computer Forensics
UK

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (43.14%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (42.16%) SIEM
3 36 (35.29%) CISSP
4 33 (32.35%) Information Security
5 31 (30.39%) Management Information System
5 31 (30.39%) Security Cleared
6 28 (27.45%) Security Operations
7 25 (24.51%) Degree
8 22 (21.57%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (21.57%) Firewall
8 22 (21.57%) EnCase
9 21 (20.59%) C#
9 21 (20.59%) C++
9 21 (20.59%) Python
9 21 (20.59%) ArcSight
10 20 (19.61%) Windows
10 20 (19.61%) Cyberthreat
11 19 (18.63%) Malware Analysis
11 19 (18.63%) SC Cleared
12 18 (17.65%) Analytics
12 18 (17.65%) CISM
13 17 (16.67%) Finance
13 17 (16.67%) E-Discovery
14 16 (15.69%) Big Data
14 16 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (14.71%) Linux
15 15 (14.71%) Security Operations Centre
16 14 (13.73%) Law
16 14 (13.73%) Intel Security
16 14 (13.73%) Reverse Engineering

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 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2000
1 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 5 (4.90%) IBM Notes
2 5 (4.90%) SAS
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Office
2 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Relativity
2 1 (0.98%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) Firewall
2 16 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (10.78%) Network Security
4 7 (6.86%) LAN
4 7 (6.86%) WAN
5 5 (4.90%) DNS
5 5 (4.90%) Internet
5 5 (4.90%) Wireless
6 4 (3.92%) DHCP
6 4 (3.92%) NAS
6 4 (3.92%) SAN
6 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.96%) CTI
8 1 (0.98%) FTP
8 1 (0.98%) HTTP
8 1 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) Big Data
2 11 (10.78%) Data Mining
3 5 (4.90%) MS Access
4 1 (0.98%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.98%) QlikView
4 1 (0.98%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) GoogleTest
1 3 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 17 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Law
3 12 (11.76%) Military
4 5 (4.90%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.94%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Analyst
2 17 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 12 (11.76%) Consultant
3 12 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Forensic Analyst
5 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Forensic Investigator
6 6 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 6 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) SOC Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Tester
9 3 (2.94%) Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Information Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Programmer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.94%) CSS
1 3 (2.94%) Entity Framework
1 3 (2.94%) Flash
1 3 (2.94%) HTML
1 3 (2.94%) NHibernate
2 2 (1.96%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.39%) Management Information System
2 20 (19.61%) Cyberthreat
3 15 (14.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (8.82%) Cybercrime
5 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.86%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (6.86%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 5 (4.90%) SCADA
9 3 (2.94%) Statistics
9 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.96%) Social Media
10 2 (1.96%) Social Network
11 1 (0.98%) Clustering
11 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Windows
2 15 (14.71%) Linux
3 11 (10.78%) Unix
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.92%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.14%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (42.16%) SIEM
3 33 (32.35%) Information Security
4 28 (27.45%) Security Operations
5 22 (21.57%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (18.63%) Malware Analysis
7 18 (17.65%) Analytics
8 17 (16.67%) E-Discovery
9 14 (13.73%) Reverse Engineering
10 12 (11.76%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 11 (10.78%) Risk Management
12 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
13 9 (8.82%) Digital Forensics
13 9 (8.82%) Project Management
14 8 (7.84%) Data Analytics
14 8 (7.84%) Ethical Hacking
14 8 (7.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 7 (6.86%) Computer Security
15 7 (6.86%) Data Protection
15 7 (6.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.59%) C#
1 21 (20.59%) C++
1 21 (20.59%) Python
2 10 (9.80%) SQL
3 7 (6.86%) Java
4 6 (5.88%) VB
5 5 (4.90%) VBScript
6 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (35.29%) CISSP
2 31 (30.39%) Security Cleared
3 25 (24.51%) Degree
4 19 (18.63%) SC Cleared
5 18 (17.65%) CISM
6 13 (12.75%) CEH
6 13 (12.75%) GCIA
7 11 (10.78%) GCIH
7 11 (10.78%) SANS
8 8 (7.84%) CISA
8 8 (7.84%) CREST Certified
9 6 (5.88%) EnCE
10 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (3.92%) CCNA
11 4 (3.92%) CCSA
11 4 (3.92%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.92%) VCP4
11 4 (3.92%) VCP5
11 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.94%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.94%) JTAG
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.96%) QA
4 1 (0.98%) GPG13
4 1 (0.98%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.98%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (3.92%) UAG
2 4 (3.92%) vCloud
2 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.92%) vSphere
3 2 (1.96%) Snort
3 2 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (21.57%) EnCase
2 12 (11.76%) FTK
2 12 (11.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (3.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (3.92%) SCCM
3 4 (3.92%) SCOM
4 3 (2.94%) QRadar
5 2 (1.96%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.98%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.98%) Nessus
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.98%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.98%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) ArcSight
2 14 (13.73%) Intel Security
3 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.78%) HP
5 9 (8.82%) Splunk
6 8 (7.84%) AlienVault
7 7 (6.86%) Intel
8 6 (5.88%) VMware
9 5 (4.90%) Cellebrite
9 5 (4.90%) Lotus
9 5 (4.90%) Nuix
10 4 (3.92%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.92%) Dell
10 4 (3.92%) EMC
10 4 (3.92%) NetApp
10 4 (3.92%) Sophos
11 2 (1.96%) Google
11 2 (1.96%) i2
11 2 (1.96%) Twitter
12 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
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