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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 626 663 676
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +13
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 8 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.027% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.084% 0.11% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 8
Median salary £80,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +6.79%
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
+72.30% -
CHFI
England

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
9525 11251 12113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.15% 25.29% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7993 9149 9706
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,565 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 24 July 2016, 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 21 (75.00%) CEH
2 18 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (64.29%) CISM
2 18 (64.29%) CISSP
3 17 (60.71%) Ethical Hacking
3 17 (60.71%) ECSA
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 14 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 13 (46.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (46.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (46.43%) IISP
5 13 (46.43%) Performance Management
5 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
5 13 (46.43%) Security Architecture
5 13 (46.43%) Splunk
5 13 (46.43%) Portfolio Management
5 13 (46.43%) ArcSight
5 13 (46.43%) IIS
6 10 (35.71%) GCIH
7 7 (25.00%) GCFA
7 7 (25.00%) GCIA
7 7 (25.00%) Open Source
7 7 (25.00%) C
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) Client/Server
7 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.00%) Mac OS X

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (46.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (10.71%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (10.71%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Consultant
2 21 (75.00%) Senior Consultant
3 15 (53.57%) Security Consultant
4 14 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Information Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (46.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
1 7 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Ethical Hacking
2 14 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 13 (46.43%) Performance Management
3 13 (46.43%) Portfolio Management
3 13 (46.43%) Security Architecture
3 13 (46.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.00%) Open Source
5 6 (21.43%) Information Security
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (10.71%) OSINT
7 1 (3.57%) Content Development
7 1 (3.57%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) SIEM
7 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.57%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) CEH
2 18 (64.29%) CISM
2 18 (64.29%) CISSP
3 17 (60.71%) ECSA
4 14 (50.00%) Degree
5 13 (46.43%) IISP
6 10 (35.71%) GCIH
7 7 (25.00%) CFCE
7 7 (25.00%) ECIH
7 7 (25.00%) GCED
7 7 (25.00%) GCFA
7 7 (25.00%) GCFE
7 7 (25.00%) GCIA
7 7 (25.00%) GREM
8 4 (14.29%) A+ Certification
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.29%) EC-Council LPT
8 4 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (14.29%) OSCP
8 4 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) EnCase
1 1 (3.57%) FTK
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) ArcSight
1 13 (46.43%) Splunk
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat