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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
England / London
Rank 546 613 631
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 33 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.072% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.081% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 10
Median salary £57,500 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £120,000 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £49,759 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +14.58%

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
29403 35775 35553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.07% 88.49% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24814 30568 29979
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +19 2 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 33 (55.00%) Degree
2 29 (48.33%) EnCase
3 23 (38.33%) Information Security
3 23 (38.33%) E-Discovery
4 22 (36.67%) FTK
5 19 (31.67%) Forensic Analysis
6 18 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
7 17 (28.33%) Network Security
7 17 (28.33%) SIEM
7 17 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
8 16 (26.67%) Linux
9 15 (25.00%) Windows
9 15 (25.00%) Firewall
9 15 (25.00%) Security Operations
10 14 (23.33%) Risk Management
10 14 (23.33%) Legal
10 14 (23.33%) Python
11 12 (20.00%) CEH
11 12 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 12 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
12 11 (18.33%) Palo Alto
12 11 (18.33%) FireEye
12 11 (18.33%) Identity Access Management
12 11 (18.33%) ELK Stack
12 11 (18.33%) AlienVault
12 11 (18.33%) QRadar
12 11 (18.33%) Regular Expression
12 11 (18.33%) LogRhythm

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 10 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Relativity
2 3 (5.00%) Concordance
2 3 (5.00%) Ringtail
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) Network Security
2 15 (25.00%) Firewall
3 7 (11.67%) NetScreen
4 6 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.67%) Wireless
6 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.33%) DNS
7 2 (3.33%) HTTP
7 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
7 2 (3.33%) LDAP
7 2 (3.33%) snoop
7 2 (3.33%) SSL
7 2 (3.33%) tcpdump
7 2 (3.33%) VPN
7 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) Big Data
1 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (6.67%) MS Access
2 2 (3.33%) QlikView
2 2 (3.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) Text Mining
General
1 14 (23.33%) Legal
2 4 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) German Language
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Consultant
2 23 (38.33%) Forensic Consultant
3 14 (23.33%) Senior Consultant
4 10 (16.67%) Computer Forensics Consultant
4 10 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Junior
6 6 (10.00%) Junior Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) SOC Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Operational Security Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (6.67%) SOC Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Graduate
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Manager
9 3 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) ELK Stack
1 11 (18.33%) Regular Expression
2 4 (6.67%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.67%) Data Conversion
5 4 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.33%) Cybercrime
7 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) E-Discovery
1 23 (38.33%) Information Security
2 19 (31.67%) Forensic Analysis
3 18 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
4 17 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (28.33%) SIEM
5 16 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
6 15 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 14 (23.33%) Risk Management
8 12 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
8 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 11 (18.33%) Identity Access Management
10 10 (16.67%) Analytics
10 10 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 10 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Threat Detection
12 6 (10.00%) Machine Learning
13 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
14 4 (6.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Python
2 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell
2 11 (18.33%) Ruby
3 9 (15.00%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) C++
5 7 (11.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (3.33%) R
8 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (55.00%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) CEH
3 9 (15.00%) CISSP
4 7 (11.67%) CREST Certified
4 7 (11.67%) GCIH
5 4 (6.67%) CISM
5 4 (6.67%) OSCP
6 2 (3.33%) GCIA
6 2 (3.33%) SANS
7 1 (1.67%) CFCE
7 1 (1.67%) CHFI
7 1 (1.67%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) CNA
7 1 (1.67%) EnCE
7 1 (1.67%) GCFA
7 1 (1.67%) GCFE
7 1 (1.67%) GIAC
7 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.00%) GPG13
3 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Snort
2 4 (6.67%) HDFS
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (48.33%) EnCase
2 22 (36.67%) FTK
3 11 (18.33%) QRadar
4 10 (16.67%) Kibana
4 10 (16.67%) logstash
5 9 (15.00%) CSIRT
6 7 (11.67%) RSA enVision
7 4 (6.67%) Fluentd
8 2 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) AlienVault
1 11 (18.33%) ArcSight
1 11 (18.33%) FireEye
1 11 (18.33%) Fortinet
1 11 (18.33%) LogRhythm
1 11 (18.33%) Palo Alto
1 11 (18.33%) Sophos
1 11 (18.33%) Sourcefire
1 11 (18.33%) Splunk
1 11 (18.33%) TippingPoint
2 9 (15.00%) Cisco
2 9 (15.00%) Intel Security
3 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (11.67%) Juniper
3 7 (11.67%) Nuix
4 3 (5.00%) Lotus
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Tableau
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
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