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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 585 602 596
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 46 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.040% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.048% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 22
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £40,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £77,400 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -10.20%
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
37720 37827 39667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.33% 83.51% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31280 31486 33778
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 21 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 21 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
(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 +18 12 £46,250 -65.74% 1
South Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 38 (50.67%) E-Discovery
2 27 (36.00%) SQL
3 26 (34.67%) Degree
4 24 (32.00%) Legal
5 22 (29.33%) Information Security
6 21 (28.00%) Law
7 18 (24.00%) EDRMS
8 17 (22.67%) Windows
8 17 (22.67%) Finance
9 15 (20.00%) Analytics
9 15 (20.00%) LexisNexis
10 14 (18.67%) Digital Forensics
10 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
11 13 (17.33%) SPSS
11 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
11 13 (17.33%) SAS
11 13 (17.33%) R
11 13 (17.33%) Data Analytics
12 11 (14.67%) CISSP
12 11 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (14.67%) GIAC
13 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.00%) Cyber Security
14 9 (12.00%) Firewall
15 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
15 8 (10.67%) GCIH
16 7 (9.33%) Computer Security
16 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
16 7 (9.33%) IBM Notes
16 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (17.33%) SAS
2 7 (9.33%) IBM Notes
2 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) GroupWise
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) SPSS
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.00%) Network Security
4 5 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) DHCP
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.33%) SNMP
6 1 (1.33%) SMTP
6 1 (1.33%) SSL
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) Intranet
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) EDRMS
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (32.00%) Legal
2 21 (28.00%) Law
3 17 (22.67%) Finance
4 5 (6.67%) Marketing
5 3 (4.00%) Arabic Language
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.67%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (2.67%) Advertising
7 1 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.33%) German Language
7 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Consultant
2 13 (17.33%) Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 5 (6.67%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) e-Discovery Specialist
5 4 (5.33%) Support Consultant
5 4 (5.33%) Graduate
5 4 (5.33%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Applications Support Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 2 (2.67%) Security Consultant
7 2 (2.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.67%) SCADA
5 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) UNIX
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) E-Discovery
2 22 (29.33%) Information Security
3 15 (20.00%) Analytics
4 14 (18.67%) Digital Forensics
5 13 (17.33%) Data Analytics
6 11 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (12.00%) Cyber Security
8 7 (9.33%) Computer Security
9 6 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.00%) OOP
9 6 (8.00%) OO
10 5 (6.67%) Validation
10 5 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (6.67%) Business Development
10 5 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (5.33%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (5.33%) Workflow
12 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.00%) SIEM
13 2 (2.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) R
3 6 (8.00%) C#
3 6 (8.00%) C++
4 4 (5.33%) Python
4 4 (5.33%) Perl
4 4 (5.33%) Ruby
5 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) CISSP
2 11 (14.67%) GIAC
3 8 (10.67%) GCIH
4 7 (9.33%) CISA
5 6 (8.00%) CISM
5 6 (8.00%) EnCE
5 6 (8.00%) GCFA
6 4 (5.33%) CEH
7 3 (4.00%) OSCP
8 2 (2.67%) PhD
8 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) GSNA
9 1 (1.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) MCSD
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.33%) GPEN
9 1 (1.33%) GISP
9 1 (1.33%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) LexisNexis
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) Lotus
4 4 (5.33%) Apple
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Tableau
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