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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Forensics
Rank 605 606 593
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 7 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.051% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.061% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,675 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.96% -3.12%
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
35193 36060 36345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.63% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29381 29162 30584
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 27 February 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
(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 +3 3 £42,500 -33.59%
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (60.47%) Degree
2 24 (55.81%) Information Security
3 14 (32.56%) CISSP
4 13 (30.23%) Windows
4 13 (30.23%) GIAC
5 12 (27.91%) Legal
6 11 (25.58%) CISA
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
6 11 (25.58%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (20.93%) Network Security
7 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (20.93%) GCIH
7 9 (20.93%) GCFA
8 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
8 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (18.60%) E-Discovery
9 7 (16.28%) Cyber Security
9 7 (16.28%) Law
9 7 (16.28%) UNIX
9 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.63%) OOP
10 5 (11.63%) OO
10 5 (11.63%) CISM
10 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.63%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (11.63%) Digital Forensics
11 4 (9.30%) Analytics
11 4 (9.30%) CEH
11 4 (9.30%) Finance

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (4.65%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Network Security
2 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.33%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.65%) EDRMS
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (27.91%) Legal
2 7 (16.28%) Law
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 4 (9.30%) Advertising
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.33%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Graduate
4 4 (9.30%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) e-Discovery Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Information Risk Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Forensic Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Information Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.33%) SCADA
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Information Security
2 11 (25.58%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (18.60%) E-Discovery
5 7 (16.28%) Cyber Security
6 5 (11.63%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
6 5 (11.63%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.98%) Workflow
9 2 (4.65%) ERP
9 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Business Development
9 2 (4.65%) Computer Security
9 2 (4.65%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.33%) SIEM
10 1 (2.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) R
4 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Degree
2 14 (32.56%) CISSP
3 13 (30.23%) GIAC
4 11 (25.58%) CISA
5 9 (20.93%) GCIH
5 9 (20.93%) GCFA
6 5 (11.63%) CISM
7 4 (9.30%) CEH
8 3 (6.98%) EnCE
8 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.98%) OSCP
9 2 (4.65%) GPEN
10 1 (2.33%) CCNA
10 1 (2.33%) VCP4
10 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Snort
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) SAP
1 2 (4.65%) LexisNexis
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Dell
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix
2 1 (2.33%) Apple
2 1 (2.33%) VMware
2 1 (2.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (2.33%) Tableau
London, South East, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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