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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 622 660 611
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -49
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 14 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.049% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 9
Average salary £55,000 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £51,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,375 £51,500 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 - -
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
11158 12125 11183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.19% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 9732 9049
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CHFI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CHFI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

CHFI Salary Histogram in London

CHFI
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CHFI within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London - 5 £47,500 -
CHFI
England

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing CHFI 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 CHFI.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) CEH
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) Information Security
8 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Coaching
9 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
9 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (14.29%) Information Management
9 2 (14.29%) COBIT
9 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
9 2 (14.29%) SIEM
9 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 2 (14.29%) GIAC
9 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
9 2 (14.29%) Data Security
9 2 (14.29%) HP
9 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing CHFI 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 CHFI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Analyst
3 8 (57.14%) IT Risk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
3 10 (71.43%) CEH
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) SSCP
5 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) CCIE
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) GIAC
6 1 (7.14%) GCIH
6 1 (7.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) HP