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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 548 654 635
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 42 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.025% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.029% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 21
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £121,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.12%
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
31761 38164 39144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.10% 88.26% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26962 32213 33035
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 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +25 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 39 (52.70%) Degree
2 34 (45.95%) EnCase
3 29 (39.19%) E-Discovery
4 24 (32.43%) FTK
5 23 (31.08%) Information Security
6 22 (29.73%) Digital Forensics
7 20 (27.03%) Legal
8 18 (24.32%) SIEM
8 18 (24.32%) Security Operations
9 17 (22.97%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (21.62%) Firewall
11 14 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (18.92%) Malware Analysis
12 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis
12 13 (17.57%) Network Security
12 13 (17.57%) C++
12 13 (17.57%) Windows
12 13 (17.57%) Linux
12 13 (17.57%) Python
13 11 (14.86%) Analytics
13 11 (14.86%) Security Operations Centre
13 11 (14.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 11 (14.86%) Relativity
13 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
13 11 (14.86%) CEH
13 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
14 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
14 10 (13.51%) SQL
15 9 (12.16%) Java

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 7 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.41%) IBM Notes
2 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) SAS
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Relativity
2 5 (6.76%) Ringtail
3 4 (5.41%) Concordance
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) Firewall
2 13 (17.57%) Network Security
3 7 (9.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (8.11%) NetScreen
5 3 (4.05%) DNS
5 3 (4.05%) HTTP
5 3 (4.05%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.05%) LDAP
5 3 (4.05%) snoop
5 3 (4.05%) SSL
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) tcpdump
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) Wireless
5 3 (4.05%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) Data Mining
1 4 (5.41%) MS Access
2 3 (4.05%) Big Data
3 2 (2.70%) QlikView
3 2 (2.70%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Text Mining
General
1 20 (27.03%) Legal
2 5 (6.76%) Law
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.35%) German Language
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Consultant
2 25 (33.78%) Forensic Consultant
3 16 (21.62%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (16.22%) Computer Forensics Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Junior
7 7 (9.46%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) E-Discovery Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) Junior Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) Security Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Team Leader
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Graduate
10 4 (5.41%) Operational Security Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Operations Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Security Operations Manager
10 4 (5.41%) SOC Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) SOC Manager
11 3 (4.05%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) ELK Stack
1 7 (9.46%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.35%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (10.81%) Data Conversion
4 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.70%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.70%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.35%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Unix
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) E-Discovery
2 23 (31.08%) Information Security
3 22 (29.73%) Digital Forensics
4 18 (24.32%) Security Operations
4 18 (24.32%) SIEM
5 17 (22.97%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (18.92%) Malware Analysis
6 14 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis
8 11 (14.86%) Analytics
8 11 (14.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
10 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.46%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.11%) Threat Detection
13 5 (6.76%) Resource Allocation
14 4 (5.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 4 (5.41%) Data Privacy
14 4 (5.41%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) C++
1 13 (17.57%) Python
2 10 (13.51%) SQL
3 9 (12.16%) Java
3 9 (12.16%) Perl
4 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
4 7 (9.46%) Ruby
5 5 (6.76%) VB
6 4 (5.41%) C#
7 2 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) CEH
3 9 (12.16%) CREST Certified
4 6 (8.11%) CISSP
5 5 (6.76%) CISM
5 5 (6.76%) GCIH
6 4 (5.41%) CISA
6 4 (5.41%) GCIA
6 4 (5.41%) SANS
6 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) CFCE
7 1 (1.35%) CHFI
7 1 (1.35%) EnCE
7 1 (1.35%) GCFA
7 1 (1.35%) GCFE
7 1 (1.35%) OSCP
7 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.76%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Snort
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (45.95%) EnCase
2 24 (32.43%) FTK
3 7 (9.46%) Kibana
3 7 (9.46%) logstash
3 7 (9.46%) QRadar
4 6 (8.11%) RSA enVision
5 4 (5.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (4.05%) WSUS
7 1 (1.35%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Cisco
1 9 (12.16%) Intel Security
1 9 (12.16%) Nuix
2 7 (9.46%) AlienVault
2 7 (9.46%) ArcSight
2 7 (9.46%) FireEye
2 7 (9.46%) Fortinet
2 7 (9.46%) LogRhythm
2 7 (9.46%) Palo Alto
2 7 (9.46%) Sophos
2 7 (9.46%) Sourcefire
2 7 (9.46%) Splunk
2 7 (9.46%) TippingPoint
3 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
3 6 (8.11%) Juniper
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.41%) Lotus
5 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
5 3 (4.05%) Forcepoint
5 3 (4.05%) Symantec
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