The table below looks at the statistics for the Forensic Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forensic Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Forensics Analyst
Rank 602 - 618
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Forensic Analyst 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £54,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £32,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.75%
Forensic Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38723 40108 42896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.81% 93.87% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32936 32826 36922
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Forensic Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forensic Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Forensic Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Forensic Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Forensic Analyst Salary Trend in London

Forensic Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Forensic Analyst in their job title 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 with Forensic Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) E-Discovery
1 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) EnCE
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Law
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection

Forensic Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Forensic Analyst in their job title 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 with Forensic Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 3 (37.50%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Discovery
1 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) EnCE
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau