The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 605 636 650
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 34 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.012% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.014% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 12
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £50,250 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £48,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +23.87%
Computer Forensics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36049 35004 36611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.77% 85.52% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30850 29426 29634
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in London

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in London

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in London

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 +69 16 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 27 (55.10%) E-Discovery
2 21 (42.86%) EnCase
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) Windows
3 18 (36.73%) CISSP
4 16 (32.65%) Management Information System
4 16 (32.65%) Unix
4 16 (32.65%) Finance
5 15 (30.61%) FTK
6 14 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 14 (28.57%) Law
6 14 (28.57%) C++
7 13 (26.53%) Java
7 13 (26.53%) MS Office
7 13 (26.53%) Linux
7 13 (26.53%) CISM
7 13 (26.53%) Project Management
7 13 (26.53%) MS Access
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.53%) SIEM
8 12 (24.49%) Lotus
8 12 (24.49%) IBM Notes
8 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
8 12 (24.49%) Data Mining
8 12 (24.49%) SAS
8 12 (24.49%) VBScript
8 12 (24.49%) VB
8 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2000
8 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2000
1 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 12 (24.49%) IBM Notes
1 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
1 12 (24.49%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) Network Security
2 3 (6.12%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) CTI
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.04%) SNMP
4 1 (2.04%) SSH
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MS Access
2 12 (24.49%) Data Mining
3 8 (16.33%) Big Data
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Law
3 5 (10.20%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Forensic Investigator
3 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Forensic Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.08%) Forensic Data Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.08%) Head of Operations
6 2 (4.08%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Security Investigator
6 2 (4.08%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Trainer
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Forensics Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.04%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.49%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.24%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
5 4 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Social Network
6 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Unix
3 13 (26.53%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) E-Discovery
2 14 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) SIEM
4 12 (24.49%) Data Protection
5 10 (20.41%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (18.37%) Information Security
7 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.24%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (8.16%) Analytics
10 4 (8.16%) Data Management
10 4 (8.16%) ERP
10 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (6.12%) Data Analytics
11 3 (6.12%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
11 3 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) C++
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) VB
4 12 (24.49%) VBScript
5 7 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) CISSP
2 13 (26.53%) CISM
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.16%) GCIH
5 3 (6.12%) CCNA
5 3 (6.12%) CCSA
5 3 (6.12%) GIAC
5 3 (6.12%) GREM
5 3 (6.12%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.08%) CEH
6 2 (4.08%) CREST Certified
6 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) EnCE
6 2 (4.08%) GCFA
6 2 (4.08%) GCIA
6 2 (4.08%) SANS
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) CHFI
7 1 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (42.86%) EnCase
2 15 (30.61%) FTK
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Lotus
3 4 (8.16%) Nuix
3 4 (8.16%) SAP
3 4 (8.16%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) Splunk
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) CA
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.04%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) i2
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Symantec
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
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Salary: Excellent plus benefits and company bonus
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