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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 597 633 606
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 31 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.075% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.089% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 8
Average salary £42,750 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.65% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £26,572 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £86,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.32%
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
37888 41413 37711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.63% 83.64% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31623 33939 31446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +25 7 £40,000 -30.43%
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 20 (45.45%) Legal
3 18 (40.91%) E-Discovery
4 17 (38.64%) Information Security
5 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
6 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
7 13 (29.55%) Data Mining
7 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (25.00%) Analytics
8 11 (25.00%) CISSP
9 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
9 10 (22.73%) Information Management
9 10 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (20.45%) Project Management
10 9 (20.45%) Tableau
11 8 (18.18%) R
11 8 (18.18%) Data Analytics
11 8 (18.18%) SPSS
11 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
11 8 (18.18%) ERP
11 8 (18.18%) SAS
11 8 (18.18%) SAP
11 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
11 8 (18.18%) Text Mining
11 8 (18.18%) Statistics
11 8 (18.18%) Marketing
11 8 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
11 8 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (15.91%) Windows

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) SPSS
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
1 4 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) FTP
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
4 1 (2.27%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
4 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Data Mining
2 8 (18.18%) Text Mining
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) OLAP
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.09%) QlikView
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (45.45%) Legal
2 15 (34.09%) Finance
3 8 (18.18%) Marketing
4 5 (11.36%) Banking
5 4 (9.09%) Law
5 4 (9.09%) Advertising
6 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Analyst
1 9 (20.45%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Graduate
5 2 (4.55%) e-Discovery Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Manager
5 2 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (18.18%) Statistics
4 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.36%) Data Extraction
6 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) E-Discovery
2 17 (38.64%) Information Security
3 11 (25.00%) Analytics
4 10 (22.73%) Information Management
4 10 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Project Management
6 8 (18.18%) ERP
6 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 8 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
6 8 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
6 8 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (11.36%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (9.09%) Data Management
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
3 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 8 (18.18%) R
4 4 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 11 (25.00%) CISSP
3 6 (13.64%) CISM
3 6 (13.64%) GIAC
4 5 (11.36%) GCIH
4 5 (11.36%) GCFA
4 5 (11.36%) CISA
5 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) GPEN
6 2 (4.55%) EnCE
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) Snort
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Tableau
2 8 (18.18%) SAP
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Actimize
5 2 (4.55%) Norkom
5 2 (4.55%) Palantir
5 2 (4.55%) Trustwave
6 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
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