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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 615 599 660
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +61
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 21 59 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.15% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 31
Median salary £62,500 £42,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.19% -25.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.91%
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
35773 39380 43202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.65% 87.75% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30996 33063 35876
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +50 3 £110,000 +155.81%
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 23 (46.00%) CISSP
2 19 (38.00%) SIEM
2 19 (38.00%) Security Operations
3 18 (36.00%) Information Security
3 18 (36.00%) CISM
4 16 (32.00%) Management Information System
4 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (32.00%) Degree
4 16 (32.00%) EnCase
4 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (28.00%) E-Discovery
6 13 (26.00%) Finance
7 11 (22.00%) Firewall
7 11 (22.00%) C++
7 11 (22.00%) Windows
7 11 (22.00%) CEH
7 11 (22.00%) Malware Analysis
8 10 (20.00%) Big Data
9 9 (18.00%) Data Mining
9 9 (18.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 8 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.00%) Linux
10 8 (16.00%) Unix
10 8 (16.00%) CISA
10 8 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (16.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 8 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (16.00%) FTK
11 7 (14.00%) Project Management

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 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Relativity
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (8.00%) Wireless
4 3 (6.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) CTI
6 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Big Data
2 9 (18.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) QlikView
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Forensic Investigator
3 5 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 5 (10.00%) SOC Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 3 (6.00%) E-Discovery Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Tester
6 2 (4.00%) Operational Security Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Cybercrime
5 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.00%) Social Media
5 2 (4.00%) Social Network
5 2 (4.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Security Operations
1 19 (38.00%) SIEM
2 18 (36.00%) Information Security
3 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (28.00%) E-Discovery
5 11 (22.00%) Malware Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (16.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (12.00%) Analytics
9 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
12 3 (6.00%) Digital Forensics
12 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) C++
2 7 (14.00%) Python
2 7 (14.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) VB
5 4 (8.00%) VBScript
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) CISSP
2 18 (36.00%) CISM
3 16 (32.00%) Degree
4 11 (22.00%) CEH
5 8 (16.00%) CISA
6 6 (12.00%) CREST Certified
6 6 (12.00%) GCIA
6 6 (12.00%) GCIH
6 6 (12.00%) SANS
6 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.00%) CCNA
8 4 (8.00%) CCSA
8 4 (8.00%) JNCIA
9 3 (6.00%) CCNP
9 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.00%) CCIE
10 1 (2.00%) CNA
10 1 (2.00%) OCA
10 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) EnCase
2 8 (16.00%) FTK
3 6 (12.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Lotus
3 3 (6.00%) Nuix
4 2 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (4.00%) i2
4 2 (4.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.00%) dtSearch
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Trillium
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
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