The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
England / South West
Rank 225 244 239
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.14% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.16% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +105.12%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +84.61%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4430 5120 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.96% 88.28% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3620 4225 4348
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in the South West

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bristol +7 6 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer 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 West region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) MODAF
2 5 (55.56%) SysML
2 5 (55.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
5 2 (22.22%) Snort
5 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (22.22%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (22.22%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (11.11%) ArcSight

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) IPv4
5 1 (11.11%) IPv6
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 1 (11.11%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
1 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) MODAF
2 5 (55.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) SysML
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (55.56%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Event Correlation
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Network Packet Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Lua
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) GCIA
1 1 (11.11%) GSEC
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Snort
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (22.22%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
3 1 (11.11%) AlienVault
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
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