The table below looks at the statistics for CHFI in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CHFI over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
England / London
Rank 584 624 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.037% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.075% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £67,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +42.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7976 10536 10773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.57% 25.97% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6471 8822 8780
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CHFI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing CHFI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CHFI Jobs Demand Trend in London

CHFI
Salary Trend in London

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

CHFI Salary Trend in London

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing CHFI 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 London region with a requirement for CHFI.

1 14 (93.33%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (73.33%) GCIA
2 11 (73.33%) GCIH
3 9 (60.00%) Digital Forensics
4 8 (53.33%) CEH
5 7 (46.67%) GCFA
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) GCFE
5 7 (46.67%) CFCE
6 6 (40.00%) GCED
6 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (40.00%) Open Source
6 6 (40.00%) GREM
6 6 (40.00%) ECIH
6 6 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) C
6 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Military
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) GAWN
7 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Malware Analysis

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Burp Suite
1 2 (13.33%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (53.33%) Forensic Consultant
4 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (46.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) iPhone
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (60.00%) Digital Forensics
3 6 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (40.00%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) OSINT
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) GCIA
1 11 (73.33%) GCIH
2 8 (53.33%) CEH
3 7 (46.67%) CFCE
3 7 (46.67%) GCFA
3 7 (46.67%) GCFE
4 6 (40.00%) ECIH
4 6 (40.00%) GCED
4 6 (40.00%) GREM
5 5 (33.33%) GAWN
5 5 (33.33%) GPEN
6 3 (20.00%) CISA
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) EnCE
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EnCase
1 1 (6.67%) FTK
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Nuix
1 1 (6.67%) Tableau