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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 573 615 609
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 46 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.040% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.047% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 21
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +46.34%
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
37622 37955 38786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.32% 83.48% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31370 31574 32975
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
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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 +40 11 £45,000 -66.66% 1
South Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 37 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 28 (37.84%) SQL
3 27 (36.49%) Degree
4 23 (31.08%) Legal
4 23 (31.08%) Information Security
5 19 (25.68%) Law
5 19 (25.68%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) EDRMS
7 15 (20.27%) Finance
7 15 (20.27%) Analytics
8 14 (18.92%) LexisNexis
8 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
9 13 (17.57%) GIAC
9 13 (17.57%) SPSS
9 13 (17.57%) SAS
9 13 (17.57%) Data Analytics
9 13 (17.57%) R
10 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.22%) CISSP
11 11 (14.86%) Digital Forensics
12 10 (13.51%) GCIH
13 9 (12.16%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (12.16%) CISA
13 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.81%) GCFA
15 7 (9.46%) Network Security
15 7 (9.46%) Firewall
15 7 (9.46%) Lotus
15 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
15 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 13 (17.57%) SAS
2 7 (9.46%) IBM Notes
2 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.35%) WorkSite
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) SPSS
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
1 7 (9.46%) Firewall
1 7 (9.46%) Network Security
2 3 (4.05%) VPN
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) SNMP
4 1 (1.35%) LDAP
4 1 (1.35%) SMTP
4 1 (1.35%) SSL
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) EDRMS
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (31.08%) Legal
2 19 (25.68%) Law
3 15 (20.27%) Finance
4 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Advertising
5 3 (4.05%) Arabic Language
6 2 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.35%) Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Consultant
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (8.11%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
4 5 (6.76%) Graduate
4 5 (6.76%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Support Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Security Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) e-Discovery Specialist
6 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Risk Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Information Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Information Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.70%) SCADA
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.35%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) UNIX
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 23 (31.08%) Information Security
3 15 (20.27%) Analytics
4 13 (17.57%) Data Analytics
5 11 (14.86%) Digital Forensics
6 9 (12.16%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (9.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (9.46%) Cyber Security
8 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.11%) OOP
8 6 (8.11%) OO
9 5 (6.76%) Computer Security
10 4 (5.41%) Workflow
10 4 (5.41%) Business Development
10 4 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (4.05%) SIEM
11 3 (4.05%) Validation
11 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 2 (2.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) R
3 6 (8.11%) C#
3 6 (8.11%) C++
4 4 (5.41%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) Ruby
5 3 (4.05%) Perl
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) Java
7 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
2 13 (17.57%) GIAC
3 12 (16.22%) CISSP
4 10 (13.51%) GCIH
5 9 (12.16%) CISA
6 8 (10.81%) GCFA
7 6 (8.11%) CISM
8 4 (5.41%) CEH
8 4 (5.41%) EnCE
9 3 (4.05%) OSCP
10 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.35%) GCED
11 1 (1.35%) GPEN
11 1 (1.35%) GISP
11 1 (1.35%) GSNA
11 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.35%) MCP
11 1 (1.35%) MCSD
11 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) LexisNexis
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) Lotus
4 3 (4.05%) Apple
5 1 (1.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Tableau
5 1 (1.35%) Dell
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
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