The table below looks at the statistics for Digital 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 Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 219
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+106.66% -28.57%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5361 4606 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.20% 81.96% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4404 3988 3782
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in the South West

Digital Forensics
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Digital 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 Digital Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Forensic Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago