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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Forensics
England / London
Rank 545 607 641
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +34
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 29 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.11% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.12% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 4
Median salary £66,250 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +33.33%

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
29982 36703 36467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.21% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25159 31350 30577
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 £39,000 £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%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Digital Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +32 1 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
Digital Forensics
England

Digital Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics.

1 41 (54.67%) E-Discovery
2 39 (52.00%) Java
2 39 (52.00%) SQL
3 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.00%) Information Security
4 26 (34.67%) Risk Management
5 25 (33.33%) Linux
5 25 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
7 22 (29.33%) SIEM
7 22 (29.33%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (28.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 21 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
9 20 (26.67%) Regulatory Compliance
9 20 (26.67%) Data Security
9 20 (26.67%) LDAP
9 20 (26.67%) XML
9 20 (26.67%) SailPoint
9 20 (26.67%) BeanShell
9 20 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (26.67%) Data Protection
9 20 (26.67%) PCI DSS
10 19 (25.33%) Management Information System
10 19 (25.33%) EnCase
11 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 18 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
12 17 (22.67%) Degree
13 16 (21.33%) Retail
13 16 (21.33%) HTML
13 16 (21.33%) Computer Forensics

Digital 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 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Relativity
2 2 (2.67%) Concordance
2 2 (2.67%) Ringtail
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) LDAP
2 14 (18.67%) Firewall
3 6 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Big Data
2 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Burp Suite
1 2 (2.67%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (21.33%) Retail
2 12 (16.00%) Military
3 9 (12.00%) Legal
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Games
4 4 (5.33%) Music Industry
5 3 (4.00%) Law
6 2 (2.67%) Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Consultant
2 27 (36.00%) Forensic Consultant
3 23 (30.67%) Analyst
4 21 (28.00%) Security Analyst
5 17 (22.67%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (21.33%) Data Analyst
6 16 (21.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 12 (16.00%) Security Consultant
8 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 11 (14.67%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (9.33%) Graduate
10 6 (8.00%) Computer Forensics Consultant
10 6 (8.00%) Forensic Manager
11 5 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 5 (6.67%) Graduate Consultant
11 5 (6.67%) Junior
12 4 (5.33%) Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Forensic Analyst
12 4 (5.33%) Security Engineer
12 4 (5.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) SailPoint
1 20 (26.67%) XML
2 16 (21.33%) HTML
3 4 (5.33%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Social Media
3 4 (5.33%) Social Network
4 3 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (1.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.67%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) E-Discovery
2 27 (36.00%) Information Security
3 26 (34.67%) Risk Management
4 22 (29.33%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (29.33%) SIEM
5 21 (28.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 21 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
6 20 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 20 (26.67%) Data Security
6 20 (26.67%) Regulatory Compliance
7 18 (24.00%) Malware Analysis
8 16 (21.33%) Computer Forensics
9 12 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (14.67%) Forensic Analysis
11 7 (9.33%) Data Analysis
12 6 (8.00%) Identity Management
12 6 (8.00%) Project Management
13 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
1 39 (52.00%) SQL
2 20 (26.67%) BeanShell
3 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (10.67%) Python
6 7 (9.33%) C++
6 7 (9.33%) Perl
7 5 (6.67%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) CEH
3 10 (13.33%) CHFI
4 8 (10.67%) GCIH
5 6 (8.00%) GAWN
5 6 (8.00%) GCIA
5 6 (8.00%) GPEN
6 5 (6.67%) CISA
6 5 (6.67%) GCFA
7 4 (5.33%) CISSP
7 4 (5.33%) GIAC
7 4 (5.33%) SANS
8 2 (2.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (2.67%) CCSP
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.67%) CISM
8 2 (2.67%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) EnCase
2 13 (17.33%) FTK
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (2.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Nuix
3 10 (13.33%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (4.00%) Lotus
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) Tableau
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