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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Forensics
Rank 586 659 664
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +5
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 48 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.036% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.041% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 18
Median salary £60,000 £38,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £23,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+36.84% +5.55%
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
35305 39099 41595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.50% 87.89% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30570 32801 34541
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 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 +69 7 £45,000 +63.63% 5
Digital Forensics
England

Digital Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 42 (47.73%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (43.18%) Information Security
3 33 (37.50%) CISSP
3 33 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
4 31 (35.23%) Management Information System
5 30 (34.09%) Python
5 30 (34.09%) Penetration Testing
6 29 (32.95%) Windows
6 29 (32.95%) Finance
7 27 (30.68%) Linux
7 27 (30.68%) PowerShell
7 27 (30.68%) Mentoring
7 27 (30.68%) Security Operations
8 26 (29.55%) Degree
9 24 (27.27%) Firewall
9 24 (27.27%) Internet
9 24 (27.27%) Analytics
10 23 (26.14%) Banking
11 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 21 (23.86%) Security Operations Centre
12 21 (23.86%) SANS
12 21 (23.86%) Mobile App
12 21 (23.86%) E-Discovery
12 21 (23.86%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (23.86%) Big Data
12 21 (23.86%) Big Data Analytics
12 21 (23.86%) Data Analytics
12 21 (23.86%) Actionable Insight

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 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Relativity
2 2 (2.27%) Concordance
2 2 (2.27%) Ringtail
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.27%) Firewall
1 24 (27.27%) Internet
2 10 (11.36%) Network Security
3 4 (4.55%) HTTP
3 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.41%) DNS
4 3 (3.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) Big Data
2 4 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 23 (26.14%) Banking
3 13 (14.77%) Law
4 11 (12.50%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Analyst
2 14 (15.91%) Consultant
3 12 (13.64%) Forensic Consultant
4 10 (11.36%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Forensic Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Security Specialist
8 5 (5.68%) CISSP Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) Ethical Hacker
8 5 (5.68%) Forensic Investigator
8 5 (5.68%) Incident Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) SOC Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) E-Discovery Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Forensic Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Security Operations Specialist
9 4 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.41%) Malware Specialist
10 3 (3.41%) Technology Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) WSH
2 1 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.23%) Management Information System
2 21 (23.86%) Mobile App
2 21 (23.86%) Online Banking
2 21 (23.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.23%) Cybercrime
6 7 (7.95%) Data Conversion
7 6 (6.82%) Cyber Attack
7 6 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (6.82%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.82%) SCADA
8 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
9 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.14%) BYOD
10 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 27 (30.68%) Linux
3 21 (23.86%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (43.18%) Information Security
3 33 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
4 30 (34.09%) Penetration Testing
5 27 (30.68%) Mentoring
5 27 (30.68%) Security Operations
6 24 (27.27%) Analytics
7 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (23.86%) Actionable Insight
8 21 (23.86%) Big Data Analytics
8 21 (23.86%) Data Analytics
8 21 (23.86%) E-Discovery
8 21 (23.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (10.23%) Computer Forensics
10 8 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (7.95%) Business Development
11 7 (7.95%) Case Management
11 7 (7.95%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (7.95%) Information Assurance
11 7 (7.95%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) Python
2 27 (30.68%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.64%) Perl
4 10 (11.36%) Java
5 9 (10.23%) C++
6 6 (6.82%) VB
7 5 (5.68%) Ruby
8 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.55%) SQL
9 3 (3.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (37.50%) CISSP
2 26 (29.55%) Degree
3 22 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 22 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (23.86%) CCSP
4 21 (23.86%) SANS
5 13 (14.77%) GCIH
6 10 (11.36%) GIAC
7 9 (10.23%) CEH
8 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.95%) EnCE
10 6 (6.82%) CREST Certified
10 6 (6.82%) DV Cleared
10 6 (6.82%) GREM
10 6 (6.82%) MCP
11 3 (3.41%) CHFI
11 3 (3.41%) CISA
11 3 (3.41%) CISM
12 2 (2.27%) HNC
12 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (22.73%) EnCase
2 13 (14.77%) FTK
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Nuix
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) i2
3 2 (2.27%) IBM
3 2 (2.27%) Lotus
4 1 (1.14%) Cellebrite
4 1 (1.14%) Qualys
4 1 (1.14%) Splunk
4 1 (1.14%) VMware
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