The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 95 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -18.23%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +23.87%
Computer Forensics
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Gloucestershire region.

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £57,500 -
Computer Forensics
South West

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Computer Forensics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Forensics.

1 15 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) C
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Assembly Language
5 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (13.33%) CISSP
8 2 (13.33%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) CISM
8 2 (13.33%) GIAC
8 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) CSS3
9 1 (6.67%) SIEM
9 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 1 (6.67%) EnCE

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Computer Forensics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Graduate Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Incident Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) HTML5
1 8 (53.33%) jQuery
1 8 (53.33%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) C++
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Assembly Language
2 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) GIAC
3 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (6.67%) CLAS
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) EnCE
3 1 (6.67%) GCFA
3 1 (6.67%) GCIH
3 1 (6.67%) GREM
3 1 (6.67%) SANS
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EnCase