The table below looks at the statistics for the Forensic Investigator 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 Investigator in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Forensic Investigator
Rank 626 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Forensic Investigator 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £48,750 -
% change year-on-year
-19.48% -
Forensic Investigator
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Forensic Investigator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Forensic Investigator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Forensic Investigator
Salary Trend in London

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

Forensic Investigator Salary Trend in London

Forensic Investigator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forensic Investigator across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Forensic Investigator Salary Histogram in London

Forensic Investigator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Forensic Investigator 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 Investigator in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) Snort
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Legal
3 4 (40.00%) FireEye
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) EnCE
5 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Law
5 2 (20.00%) GCIH
5 2 (20.00%) WSH
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (20.00%) Data Conversion
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall

Forensic Investigator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Forensic Investigator 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 Investigator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Data Conversion
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
1 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) GCIH
1 2 (20.00%) EnCE
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) FireEye
2 2 (20.00%) IBM