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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank 235 - 234
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% - 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +25.67%
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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
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 30 January 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 - 1 - - 2
Digital Forensics
England

Digital Forensics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Information Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £42,319 per annum and up to £50,248 for exceptional candidates + benefits + Market Forces payment of £5,000 (applicable after probationary period)
Posted: 6 days ago