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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 595 650 625
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 29 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.041% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.046% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 39
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £62,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +31.42%
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
34035 38880 39816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.79% 88.28% 86.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29400 32828 32754
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Forensics 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 Computer Forensics.

1 27 (54.00%) Degree
2 19 (38.00%) Information Security
3 18 (36.00%) Security Operations
4 17 (34.00%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (34.00%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (32.00%) SIEM
5 16 (32.00%) EnCase
6 15 (30.00%) E-Discovery
7 13 (26.00%) Management Information System
8 12 (24.00%) Legal
8 12 (24.00%) Python
8 12 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
9 11 (22.00%) C++
9 11 (22.00%) CISSP
10 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (20.00%) CISM
10 10 (20.00%) Firewall
10 10 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (20.00%) CEH
10 10 (20.00%) Analytics
11 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (18.00%) FTK
11 9 (18.00%) CISA
12 8 (16.00%) C#
12 8 (16.00%) GCIA
12 8 (16.00%) GCIH
12 8 (16.00%) Digital Forensics
12 8 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
12 8 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
12 8 (16.00%) SANS

Computer Forensics
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 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Relativity
2 3 (6.00%) Ringtail
3 2 (4.00%) Concordance
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
1 10 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) LDAP
3 2 (4.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (4.00%) snoop
3 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) Wireless
3 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.00%) QlikView
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Text Mining
General
1 12 (24.00%) Legal
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Law
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Music Industry
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Security Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Forensic Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Computer Forensics Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) E-Discovery Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Incident Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Operational Security Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Operations Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Security Operations Manager
6 4 (8.00%) SOC Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) ELK Stack
1 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.00%) Cybercrime
6 2 (4.00%) Data Conversion
6 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (4.00%) Social Media
7 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Information Security
2 18 (36.00%) Security Operations
3 17 (34.00%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (34.00%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (32.00%) SIEM
5 15 (30.00%) E-Discovery
6 12 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) Analytics
7 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 8 (16.00%) Digital Forensics
8 8 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
10 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
12 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
12 4 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
12 4 (8.00%) Project Management
13 3 (6.00%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) Python
2 11 (22.00%) C++
3 8 (16.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) Perl
5 3 (6.00%) VB
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) R
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Degree
2 11 (22.00%) CISSP
3 10 (20.00%) CEH
3 10 (20.00%) CISM
4 9 (18.00%) CISA
5 8 (16.00%) GCIA
5 8 (16.00%) GCIH
5 8 (16.00%) SANS
6 7 (14.00%) CREST Certified
7 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.00%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) EnCase
2 9 (18.00%) FTK
3 4 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (4.00%) Kibana
4 2 (4.00%) logstash
4 2 (4.00%) QRadar
4 2 (4.00%) RSA enVision
4 2 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Cisco
1 4 (8.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Nuix
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Tableau
3 2 (4.00%) AlienVault
3 2 (4.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.00%) FireEye
3 2 (4.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (4.00%) Juniper
3 2 (4.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (4.00%) Lotus
3 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (4.00%) Sophos
3 2 (4.00%) Splunk
3 2 (4.00%) Symantec
3 2 (4.00%) Twitter
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