The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 606 591 617
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 27 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.032% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.039% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 20
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -50.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,600 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -41.46%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39725 36204 41116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.57% 81.65% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32948 29884 35576
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Computer Forensics
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 -2 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Hounslow - 1 £27,500 -
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 32 (46.38%) Degree
2 31 (44.93%) Finance
3 27 (39.13%) E-Discovery
4 20 (28.99%) Law
4 20 (28.99%) Windows
5 18 (26.09%) Legal
6 16 (23.19%) Digital Forensics
7 15 (21.74%) Linux
8 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
9 13 (18.84%) Information Security
9 13 (18.84%) GCIH
10 12 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (17.39%) Firewall
10 12 (17.39%) UNIX
10 12 (17.39%) CISSP
10 12 (17.39%) EDRMS
11 10 (14.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (13.04%) GIAC
12 9 (13.04%) SQL
13 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
13 8 (11.59%) SAN
13 8 (11.59%) EnCE
13 8 (11.59%) Social Media
13 8 (11.59%) NAS
14 7 (10.14%) GCFA
14 7 (10.14%) CISM
14 7 (10.14%) Perl
15 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
15 6 (8.70%) Python
15 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (4.35%) IIS
1 3 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.45%) GroupWise
2 1 (1.45%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
1 3 (4.35%) SPSS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) Firewall
2 8 (11.59%) NAS
2 8 (11.59%) SAN
3 6 (8.70%) Network Security
4 5 (7.25%) VPN
5 3 (4.35%) Wireless
6 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.45%) DNS
7 1 (1.45%) SSL
7 1 (1.45%) Intranet
7 1 (1.45%) LDAP
7 1 (1.45%) SMTP
7 1 (1.45%) DHCP
7 1 (1.45%) HTTP
7 1 (1.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) EDRMS
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Law
3 18 (26.09%) Legal
4 5 (7.25%) Advertising
4 5 (7.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.45%) German Language
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Consultant
1 11 (15.94%) Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) Security Manager
3 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Forensic Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Information Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Security Operations Manager
6 4 (5.80%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.90%) IT Support Manager
8 2 (2.90%) IT Support
8 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.90%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) HTML
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.59%) Social Media
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Linux
3 12 (17.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) E-Discovery
2 16 (23.19%) Digital Forensics
3 13 (18.84%) Information Security
4 12 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (14.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (8.70%) Computer Security
6 6 (8.70%) Analytics
6 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Validation
7 5 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (7.25%) Data Analytics
7 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.25%) Business Development
8 4 (5.80%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.80%) SIEM
8 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.80%) Data Security
8 4 (5.80%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) Perl
3 6 (8.70%) Python
3 6 (8.70%) Ruby
4 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.35%) R
5 3 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (1.45%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) PHP
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (46.38%) Degree
2 13 (18.84%) GCIH
3 12 (17.39%) CISSP
4 9 (13.04%) GIAC
5 8 (11.59%) EnCE
6 7 (10.14%) GCFA
6 7 (10.14%) CISM
7 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.35%) PhD
8 2 (2.90%) MCP
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.45%) CEH
9 1 (1.45%) MCSD
9 1 (1.45%) CCNA
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.45%) CISA
9 1 (1.45%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.45%) GCED
9 1 (1.45%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.45%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) LexisNexis
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Sybase
3 3 (4.35%) Lotus
4 2 (2.90%) Apple
5 1 (1.45%) Tableau
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