The table below looks at the statistics for Digital 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 Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Forensics
Rank 603 629 635
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 15 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.005% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Average salary £60,000 £71,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +89.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+40.90% +4.76%
Digital 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
37379 37901 39510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.39% 83.46% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31039 31572 33648
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%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the London region.

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in London

Digital Forensics
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Digital Forensics Salary Histogram in London

Digital 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 Digital Forensics within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 - 4 £40,000 -
South Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Digital Forensics
England

Digital Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics.

1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 13 (37.14%) Computer Forensics
3 12 (34.29%) Law
4 11 (31.43%) Windows
4 11 (31.43%) Linux
4 11 (31.43%) E-Discovery
5 10 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (25.71%) Reverse Engineering
6 9 (25.71%) Information Security
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) Legal
8 7 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) Firewall
9 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
9 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
10 5 (14.29%) EnCE
10 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.43%) Perl
11 4 (11.43%) CISSP
11 4 (11.43%) UNIX
11 4 (11.43%) Ruby
11 4 (11.43%) Mac OS
11 4 (11.43%) Network Security
11 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
11 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
12 3 (8.57%) SIEM

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Network Security
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) MS Access
General
1 12 (34.29%) Law
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Legal
4 3 (8.57%) Advertising
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Forensic Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Security Officer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Technician
6 1 (2.86%) e-Discovery Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.86%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Computer Forensics
2 11 (31.43%) E-Discovery
3 10 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 9 (25.71%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (25.71%) Information Security
5 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
6 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.57%) SIEM
9 2 (5.71%) ETL
9 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Business Development
9 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.71%) Analytics
10 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Management
10 1 (2.86%) Time Management
10 1 (2.86%) Computer Security
10 1 (2.86%) Forensic Accounting
10 1 (2.86%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) EnCE
3 4 (11.43%) CISSP
4 3 (8.57%) OSCP
4 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) CEH
4 3 (8.57%) GIAC
4 3 (8.57%) GCIA
4 3 (8.57%) GSEC
4 3 (8.57%) GCIH
5 2 (5.71%) PhD
6 1 (2.86%) CRISC
6 1 (2.86%) CISA
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) BS7799
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Apple
3 2 (5.71%) Sybase
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) LexisNexis
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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