The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 610 593 595
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 31 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.025% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.031% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 18
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -50.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,500 £86,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -41.46%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39863 35948 40924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.61% 81.38% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33126 29826 35485
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Computer Forensics
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(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 7 £40,000 - 3
Hounslow - 2 £27,500 -
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 34 (50.75%) Degree
2 30 (44.78%) Finance
3 23 (34.33%) E-Discovery
4 19 (28.36%) Windows
5 16 (23.88%) Linux
5 16 (23.88%) Law
5 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
5 16 (23.88%) Digital Forensics
6 14 (20.90%) Legal
6 14 (20.90%) GCIH
7 13 (19.40%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Firewall
8 12 (17.91%) Information Security
8 12 (17.91%) UNIX
8 12 (17.91%) SQL
8 12 (17.91%) CISSP
9 11 (16.42%) EDRMS
10 10 (14.93%) GIAC
10 10 (14.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (13.43%) Python
12 8 (11.94%) Perl
12 8 (11.94%) SAN
12 8 (11.94%) EnCE
12 8 (11.94%) GCFA
12 8 (11.94%) NAS
12 8 (11.94%) Social Media
12 8 (11.94%) Analytics
13 7 (10.45%) Data Analytics
13 7 (10.45%) Network Security
13 7 (10.45%) Computer Security

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (4.48%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) GroupWise
2 1 (1.49%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Office
1 3 (4.48%) SPSS
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) Firewall
2 8 (11.94%) NAS
2 8 (11.94%) SAN
3 7 (10.45%) Network Security
4 5 (7.46%) VPN
5 3 (4.48%) Wireless
6 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.49%) DNS
7 1 (1.49%) SSL
7 1 (1.49%) Intranet
7 1 (1.49%) LDAP
7 1 (1.49%) SMTP
7 1 (1.49%) DHCP
7 1 (1.49%) HTTP
7 1 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) EDRMS
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 16 (23.88%) Law
3 14 (20.90%) Legal
4 5 (7.46%) Advertising
4 5 (7.46%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.49%) German Language
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (14.93%) Analyst
1 10 (14.93%) Consultant
1 10 (14.93%) Security Manager
2 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Forensic Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Information Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (5.97%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Operations Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.99%) IT Support
7 2 (2.99%) Graduate
7 2 (2.99%) Support Manager
7 2 (2.99%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Social Media
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) E-Discovery
2 16 (23.88%) Digital Forensics
3 13 (19.40%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (17.91%) Information Security
5 10 (14.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (11.94%) Analytics
7 7 (10.45%) Data Analytics
7 7 (10.45%) Computer Security
8 6 (8.96%) Business Development
8 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.46%) Validation
9 5 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.97%) Network Architecture
10 4 (5.97%) SIEM
10 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.97%) Data Security
10 4 (5.97%) BCP
10 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) Python
3 8 (11.94%) Perl
4 7 (10.45%) Ruby
5 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.97%) PHP
6 3 (4.48%) C#
6 3 (4.48%) VB
6 3 (4.48%) R
6 3 (4.48%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) Degree
2 14 (20.90%) GCIH
3 12 (17.91%) CISSP
4 10 (14.93%) GIAC
5 8 (11.94%) EnCE
5 8 (11.94%) GCFA
6 7 (10.45%) CISM
7 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.48%) PhD
8 2 (2.99%) MCP
8 2 (2.99%) GCIA
9 1 (1.49%) GSNA
9 1 (1.49%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.49%) GCED
9 1 (1.49%) GPEN
9 1 (1.49%) GISP
9 1 (1.49%) MCSD
9 1 (1.49%) CCNA
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) LexisNexis
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Sybase
4 2 (2.99%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) Tableau
5 1 (1.49%) Lotus
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