The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 192 183 180
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.054% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £39,400 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
Computer Forensics
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3108 3059 2981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.02% 77.70% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2519 2493 2538
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Hampshire

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Southampton -1 2 £50,000 +6.38%
Computer Forensics
South East

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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%) SIEM
2 11 (73.33%) Cyber Security
2 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Information Security
4 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (53.33%) Splunk
5 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (53.33%) Analytics
6 7 (46.67%) Malware Analysis
6 7 (46.67%) GIAC
7 6 (40.00%) Internet
7 6 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (40.00%) CEH
7 6 (40.00%) tcpdump
7 6 (40.00%) Change Control
7 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Snort
7 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
8 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
9 4 (26.67%) Information Management
9 4 (26.67%) Electronics
9 4 (26.67%) HTTP
9 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
10 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
10 3 (20.00%) DNS

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
1 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) LDAP
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) SMTP
3 3 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (13.33%) Military
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Operations
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Security
4 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Cyber Security
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) SIEM
2 11 (73.33%) Cyber Security
3 10 (66.67%) Information Security
4 8 (53.33%) Analytics
5 7 (46.67%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Change Control
6 6 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Information Management
8 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
9 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 1 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) GIAC
3 6 (40.00%) CEH
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) CISM
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Splunk
2 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm