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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 608 594 609
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 10 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.044% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.053% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 9
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £40,700 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £74,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -5.00%
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
33967 35992 37340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.26% 83.87% 82.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28576 29096 31691
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
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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 +12 5 £45,000 -22.07%
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 24 (42.86%) E-Discovery
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 22 (39.29%) Information Security
5 18 (32.14%) Legal
6 17 (30.36%) Windows
7 13 (23.21%) Law
7 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
8 12 (21.43%) Analytics
9 11 (19.64%) GIAC
9 11 (19.64%) CISA
9 11 (19.64%) CISSP
10 10 (17.86%) SAS
10 10 (17.86%) SPSS
10 10 (17.86%) EDRMS
10 10 (17.86%) LexisNexis
10 10 (17.86%) R
10 10 (17.86%) Data Analytics
11 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (16.07%) Network Security
12 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 7 (12.50%) UNIX
13 7 (12.50%) GCIH
13 7 (12.50%) GCFA
13 7 (12.50%) Cyber Security
13 7 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
14 6 (10.71%) Microsoft

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (17.86%) SAS
2 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) SPSS
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Network Security
2 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
4 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.79%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) SMTP
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) FTP
5 1 (1.79%) HTTP
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) EDRMS
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (32.14%) Legal
2 13 (23.21%) Law
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Finance
4 4 (7.14%) Advertising
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (3.57%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Consultant
2 8 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Graduate
4 5 (8.93%) Security Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) e-Discovery Specialist
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Risk Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Forensic Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Support Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) SCADA
3 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) UNIX
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) E-Discovery
2 22 (39.29%) Information Security
3 12 (21.43%) Analytics
4 10 (17.86%) Data Analytics
5 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 7 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (10.71%) OOP
8 6 (10.71%) OO
9 4 (7.14%) Workflow
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.14%) Business Development
10 3 (5.36%) Reverse Engineering
11 2 (3.57%) Computer Security
11 2 (3.57%) People Management
11 2 (3.57%) Information Management
12 1 (1.79%) Security Testing
12 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) R
3 4 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 11 (19.64%) GIAC
2 11 (19.64%) CISA
2 11 (19.64%) CISSP
3 7 (12.50%) GCIH
3 7 (12.50%) GCFA
4 4 (7.14%) CEH
5 3 (5.36%) CISM
5 3 (5.36%) OSCP
6 2 (3.57%) EnCE
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Snort
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) LexisNexis
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Lotus
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.79%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
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