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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forensic Investigator
Rank 627 637 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Forensic Investigator 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.010% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 - -
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Forensic Investigator Salary Histogram in London

Forensic Investigator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forensic Investigator within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +65 9 £67,500 -
Forensic Investigator
England

Forensic Investigator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (85.71%) Law
1 12 (85.71%) FTK
1 12 (85.71%) EnCase
2 9 (64.29%) E-Discovery
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
2 9 (64.29%) Lotus
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Forensics
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2000
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) VBScript
2 9 (64.29%) VB
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) IBM Notes
2 9 (64.29%) MS Access
2 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) SAS
2 9 (64.29%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering

Forensic Investigator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2000
1 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 9 (64.29%) IBM Notes
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
1 9 (64.29%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MS Access
General
1 12 (85.71%) Law
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (14.29%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Unix
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Forensics
1 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
1 9 (64.29%) E-Discovery
1 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C++
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) VB
1 9 (64.29%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) EnCase
1 12 (85.71%) FTK
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Lotus
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) i2
3 1 (7.14%) IBM