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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Forensics
Rank 620 - 633
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 18 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% - 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% - 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 7
Average salary £58,750 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,875 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +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
38275 37428 40822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.62% 83.60% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31455 31067 34940
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 24 (53.33%) Degree
2 20 (44.44%) Computer Forensics
3 18 (40.00%) Law
4 16 (35.56%) E-Discovery
5 11 (24.44%) Legal
5 11 (24.44%) Cyber Security
5 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (22.22%) Finance
7 9 (20.00%) Information Security
7 9 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 9 (20.00%) Linux
7 9 (20.00%) Python
8 8 (17.78%) Windows
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) EnCE
9 7 (15.56%) Network Security
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.56%) Advertising
9 7 (15.56%) Firewall
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
11 5 (11.11%) Ruby
11 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
11 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
11 5 (11.11%) Perl
11 5 (11.11%) EDRMS
12 4 (8.89%) Apple
12 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
12 4 (8.89%) CISSP
12 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (4.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
1 7 (15.56%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.22%) MS Access
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (40.00%) Law
2 11 (24.44%) Legal
3 10 (22.22%) Finance
4 7 (15.56%) Advertising
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Consultant
3 8 (17.78%) Forensic Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Business Development Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Security Officer
7 1 (2.22%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) e-Discovery Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Economics
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Computer Forensics
2 16 (35.56%) E-Discovery
3 11 (24.44%) Cyber Security
4 9 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (20.00%) Information Security
5 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) Business Development
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.67%) SIEM
8 3 (6.67%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Analytics
9 2 (4.44%) Workflow
9 2 (4.44%) ETL
9 2 (4.44%) Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.22%) Data Security
10 1 (2.22%) Security Management
10 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) Perl
3 5 (11.11%) Ruby
4 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.67%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) EnCE
3 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) CISSP
4 3 (6.67%) GIAC
4 3 (6.67%) GCIA
4 3 (6.67%) GSEC
4 3 (6.67%) GCIH
4 3 (6.67%) CEH
4 3 (6.67%) PhD
4 3 (6.67%) OSCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) CRISC
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.44%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.22%) BS7799
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Apple
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Sybase
3 3 (6.67%) LexisNexis
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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