The table below looks at the statistics for CHFI in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CHFI over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 427 403 437
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +34
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 3 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.015% 0.035% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.045% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £55,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
CHFI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6661 6400 7413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.60% 31.63% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 5008 6313
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CHFI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CHFI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CHFI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CHFI
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CHFI across the South East region.

CHFI Salary Trend in the South East

CHFI
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CHFI within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
CHFI
England

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing CHFI also 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 that cited CHFI.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (66.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (66.67%) Imperva
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Snort
2 2 (66.67%) Nmap
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing CHFI also 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 that cited CHFI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Snort
1 2 (66.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Imperva
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
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