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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 231 233 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.051% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £57,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.97%
Computer 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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Gloucestershire - 9 £32,500 - 1
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Computer Forensics 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 Computer Forensics.

1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) C++
1 14 (82.35%) Java
1 14 (82.35%) Python
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Assembly Language
2 13 (76.47%) Ruby
2 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) jQuery
2 13 (76.47%) HTML5
2 13 (76.47%) REST
3 12 (70.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 11 (64.71%) MVC
5 10 (58.82%) C
5 10 (58.82%) Aerospace
6 8 (47.06%) Internet
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
8 3 (17.65%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) GIAC
8 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.88%) Military
9 1 (5.88%) Computer Science

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Computer Forensics 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 Computer Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) Internet
General
1 10 (58.82%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
1 14 (82.35%) Software Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Forensic Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) jQuery
1 13 (76.47%) HTML5
1 13 (76.47%) REST
2 12 (70.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Forensics
3 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) C++
1 14 (82.35%) Java
1 14 (82.35%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) Assembly Language
2 13 (76.47%) Ruby
3 10 (58.82%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) GIAC
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago