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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 429 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 - -
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
6496 7532 7149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.39% 33.48% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5106 5773 5746
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 August 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
Kent - 7 £32,500 -
CHFI
England

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) Incident Management
2 9 (81.82%) SIEM
3 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
3 8 (72.73%) SSCP
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Coaching
6 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
6 5 (45.45%) COBIT
6 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
6 5 (45.45%) ITIL
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (45.45%) Data Security
6 5 (45.45%) Information Management
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Analytics
8 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
8 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) GPEN
8 2 (18.18%) OSCP
8 2 (18.18%) Open Source
8 2 (18.18%) SaaS

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) Incident Management
2 9 (81.82%) SIEM
3 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Coaching
5 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Information Management
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (45.45%) Data Security
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
7 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) Network Design
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (72.73%) SSCP
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) CEH
4 2 (18.18%) GPEN
4 2 (18.18%) OSCP
5 1 (9.09%) GREM
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CNA
5 1 (9.09%) CNE
5 1 (9.09%) Novell Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
5 1 (9.09%) GCFA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) COBIT
4 1 (9.09%) HIPAA
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) SAP