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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 76 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 27 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.64% 0.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -1.40%
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
882 640 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.22% 76.56% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 736 525 560
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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
Cheltenham +12 19 £30,000 +39.53%
Gloucester - 5 £32,500 -
Computer Forensics
South West

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 37 (97.37%) Cyber Security
2 34 (89.47%) Java
3 33 (86.84%) C++
4 32 (84.21%) C#
5 28 (73.68%) HTML
5 28 (73.68%) HTML5
6 26 (68.42%) jQuery
6 26 (68.42%) Python
7 25 (65.79%) C
8 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
8 24 (63.16%) REST
9 18 (47.37%) Assembly Language
9 18 (47.37%) Linux
9 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
9 18 (47.37%) Ruby
10 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
10 12 (31.58%) Digital Media
11 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
12 8 (21.05%) CSS
12 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (21.05%) CSS3
13 7 (18.42%) Degree
14 6 (15.79%) Games
14 6 (15.79%) MVC
14 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
14 6 (15.79%) SDLC
15 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
16 2 (5.26%) Spring
16 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
16 2 (5.26%) Scrum

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) Software Developer
3 18 (47.37%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Graduate
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
1 28 (73.68%) HTML5
2 26 (68.42%) jQuery
3 24 (63.16%) REST
4 8 (21.05%) CSS3
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) J2EE
6 2 (5.26%) Middleware
6 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Informatics
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Cyber Security
2 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
5 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (2.63%) Information Security
7 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.63%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) SIEM
7 1 (2.63%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) Java
2 33 (86.84%) C++
3 32 (84.21%) C#
4 26 (68.42%) Python
5 25 (65.79%) C
6 18 (47.37%) Assembly Language
6 18 (47.37%) Ruby
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CISSP
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) GREM
3 1 (2.63%) CISM
3 1 (2.63%) GIAC
3 1 (2.63%) GCIA
3 1 (2.63%) GSEC
3 1 (2.63%) GCIH
3 1 (2.63%) GCFA
3 1 (2.63%) EnCE
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco
1 1 (2.63%) ArcSight