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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank 232 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -19.04%
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
4879 4392 4340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.32% 82.19% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4084 3670 3843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
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 Digital Forensics within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Devon - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Digital Forensics
England

Digital Forensics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4
2 1 (25.00%) Snort
2 1 (25.00%) Telnet
2 1 (25.00%) GCIA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Head of Security
1 3 (75.00%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) GCIA
2 1 (25.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 6 days ago