The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Forensics
North West / Manchester
Rank 200 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £66,250 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3470 3018 3413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 91.53% 90.66% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 2479 2885
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the Manchester region.

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in Manchester

Digital Forensics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Salford - 2 - - 1
Digital Forensics
North West

Digital Forensics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management