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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 639 655 687
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +32
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 6 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.053% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Median salary £73,750 £65,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.46% +26.21%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,250 -
% change year-on-year
+20.30% -
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
9694 11372 12788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.23% 25.74% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8151 9269 10295
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,858 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CHFI across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

CHFI Salary Histogram in London

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 25 (86.21%) CEH
2 20 (68.97%) Ethical Hacking
2 20 (68.97%) CISSP
2 20 (68.97%) CISM
3 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (65.52%) ECSA
4 18 (62.07%) Degree
5 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
5 15 (51.72%) Security Operations
5 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (48.28%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
6 14 (48.28%) Splunk
6 14 (48.28%) Portfolio Management
6 14 (48.28%) ArcSight
6 14 (48.28%) Security Architecture
6 14 (48.28%) IISP
6 14 (48.28%) Security Operations Centre
6 14 (48.28%) Performance Management
6 14 (48.28%) IIS
7 9 (31.03%) Information Security
8 6 (20.69%) Law
8 6 (20.69%) GCIH
8 6 (20.69%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.69%) OSINT
9 5 (17.24%) EC-Council LPT
9 5 (17.24%) OSCP
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft

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 14 (48.28%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) Network Security
2 4 (13.79%) Wireless
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (20.69%) Law
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Consultant
2 18 (62.07%) Senior Consultant
3 16 (55.17%) Security Consultant
4 15 (51.72%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Trainer
6 4 (13.79%) Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Security Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Forensic Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Incident Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Principal Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Principal Security Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
1 14 (48.28%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Ethical Hacking
2 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (51.72%) Security Operations
3 14 (48.28%) Performance Management
3 14 (48.28%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (48.28%) Security Architecture
3 14 (48.28%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security
5 6 (20.69%) Digital Forensics
5 6 (20.69%) OSINT
6 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (3.45%) Content Development
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.45%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) Java
1 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) CEH
2 20 (68.97%) CISM
2 20 (68.97%) CISSP
3 19 (65.52%) ECSA
4 18 (62.07%) Degree
5 14 (48.28%) IISP
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.69%) GCIH
7 5 (17.24%) A+ Certification
7 5 (17.24%) EC-Council LPT
7 5 (17.24%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (17.24%) OSCP
7 5 (17.24%) RHCE
8 4 (13.79%) GREM
9 3 (10.34%) CFCE
9 3 (10.34%) ECIH
9 3 (10.34%) GCED
9 3 (10.34%) GCFA
9 3 (10.34%) GCFE
9 3 (10.34%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (65.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) EnCase
1 1 (3.45%) FTK
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) ArcSight
1 14 (48.28%) Splunk
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat