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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
England / London
Rank 533 615 643
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 41 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.090% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.10% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 5
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £120,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +84.61%

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
29982 36703 36467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.21% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25159 31350 30577
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +22 1 - - 1
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 42 (55.26%) Information Security
2 40 (52.63%) E-Discovery
3 38 (50.00%) Network Security
4 36 (47.37%) Linux
4 36 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
5 35 (46.05%) Windows
5 35 (46.05%) Degree
6 34 (44.74%) Firewall
7 33 (43.42%) Forensic Analysis
8 30 (39.47%) CSIRT
9 29 (38.16%) Legal
10 28 (36.84%) Threat Detection
11 27 (35.53%) EnCase
12 26 (34.21%) SQL
13 25 (32.89%) CISSP
14 24 (31.58%) Unix
14 24 (31.58%) GCIH
15 22 (28.95%) Intrusion Detection
16 21 (27.63%) FTK
17 20 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
17 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
18 19 (25.00%) CISM
18 19 (25.00%) SIEM
18 19 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
19 18 (23.68%) SANS
19 18 (23.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
19 18 (23.68%) Computer Security
19 18 (23.68%) Network Design
19 18 (23.68%) GCIA
19 18 (23.68%) Network+ Certification

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 14 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
2 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.95%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Relativity
2 2 (2.63%) Concordance
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.63%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (50.00%) Network Security
2 34 (44.74%) Firewall
3 22 (28.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.16%) NetScreen
6 4 (5.26%) Wireless
7 2 (2.63%) DNS
7 2 (2.63%) HTTP
7 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.63%) LDAP
7 2 (2.63%) snoop
7 2 (2.63%) SSL
7 2 (2.63%) tcpdump
7 2 (2.63%) VPN
7 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Big Data
1 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.26%) MS Access
3 2 (2.63%) QlikView
3 2 (2.63%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.32%) Text Mining
General
1 29 (38.16%) Legal
2 4 (5.26%) Law
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Consultant
2 24 (31.58%) Forensic Consultant
3 22 (28.95%) Analyst
4 18 (23.68%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 18 (23.68%) Security Analyst
5 15 (19.74%) Senior Consultant
6 13 (17.11%) Security Engineer
7 11 (14.47%) Computer Forensics Consultant
8 10 (13.16%) Operations Engineer
9 9 (11.84%) SOC Engineer
10 7 (9.21%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) Junior
11 6 (7.89%) Junior Consultant
12 5 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
13 4 (5.26%) Operational Security Manager
13 4 (5.26%) Operations Manager
13 4 (5.26%) Security Manager
13 4 (5.26%) Security Operations Manager
13 4 (5.26%) SOC Analyst
13 4 (5.26%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) Elastic Stack
1 15 (19.74%) Regular Expression
2 5 (6.58%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Cybercrime
5 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Linux
2 35 (46.05%) Windows
3 24 (31.58%) Unix
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Information Security
2 40 (52.63%) E-Discovery
3 36 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (43.42%) Forensic Analysis
5 28 (36.84%) Threat Detection
6 20 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
7 19 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
7 19 (25.00%) SIEM
8 18 (23.68%) Computer Security
8 18 (23.68%) Network Design
9 17 (22.37%) Risk Management
9 17 (22.37%) Security Operations
10 16 (21.05%) Digital Forensics
11 15 (19.74%) Cyber Intelligence
11 15 (19.74%) Identity Access Management
11 15 (19.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 11 (14.47%) Analytics
12 11 (14.47%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (13.16%) Data Analysis
14 7 (9.21%) Data Conversion
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) Python
3 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
3 15 (19.74%) Ruby
4 7 (9.21%) C++
4 7 (9.21%) Java
4 7 (9.21%) Perl
5 3 (3.95%) VB
6 2 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Degree
2 25 (32.89%) CISSP
3 24 (31.58%) GCIH
4 19 (25.00%) CISM
5 18 (23.68%) CNA
5 18 (23.68%) GCIA
5 18 (23.68%) GIAC
5 18 (23.68%) Network+ Certification
5 18 (23.68%) Novell Certification
5 18 (23.68%) SANS
6 15 (19.74%) CEH
7 10 (13.16%) CREST Certified
8 5 (6.58%) OSCP
9 1 (1.32%) CFCE
9 1 (1.32%) CHFI
9 1 (1.32%) EnCE
9 1 (1.32%) GCFA
9 1 (1.32%) GCFE
9 1 (1.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.21%) GPG13
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Snort
2 5 (6.58%) HDFS
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (39.47%) CSIRT
2 27 (35.53%) EnCase
3 21 (27.63%) FTK
4 18 (23.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 15 (19.74%) QRadar
6 14 (18.42%) Kibana
6 14 (18.42%) logstash
7 10 (13.16%) RSA enVision
8 5 (6.58%) Fluentd
9 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Sun
2 15 (19.74%) AlienVault
2 15 (19.74%) ArcSight
2 15 (19.74%) FireEye
2 15 (19.74%) Fortinet
2 15 (19.74%) LogRhythm
2 15 (19.74%) Palo Alto
2 15 (19.74%) Sophos
2 15 (19.74%) Sourcefire
2 15 (19.74%) Splunk
2 15 (19.74%) TippingPoint
3 12 (15.79%) Cisco
3 12 (15.79%) Intel Security
4 10 (13.16%) CheckPoint
4 10 (13.16%) Juniper
5 7 (9.21%) Nuix
6 3 (3.95%) Lotus
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.95%) Tableau
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
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