The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Forensics
Rank 406 473 465
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -8
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.025% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.016% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £37,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.12% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -25.42%
Digital Forensics
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13942 18683 18388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.90% 86.07% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11487 15655 14535
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,898 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in the South East

Digital Forensics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +57 4 £37,500 -53.12% 2
Digital Forensics
England

Digital Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) CEH
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
2 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
4 1 (12.50%) Drupal

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (12.50%) French Language
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Security Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensic Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Malware Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CEH
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
3 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EnCase
1 1 (12.50%) FTK
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Google
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BIG BENS, Bonus, Stock, CISSP
Posted: 6 days ago