The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.62% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £57,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.97%
Computer Forensics
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
673 720 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.88% 82.10% 72.85%
Number of salaries quoted 558 623 562
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Southampton

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

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in Southampton

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 10 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 10 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
1 10 (100.00%) Change Control
1 10 (100.00%) Snort
2 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) GIAC
2 8 (80.00%) Security Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Information Assurance
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) LDAP
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) SMTP
3 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 6 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 10 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) LDAP
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) SMTP
3 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 6 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Forensic Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Solaris
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 10 (100.00%) SIEM
1 10 (100.00%) Change Control
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (80.00%) Security Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Information Assurance
2 8 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) GIAC
1 8 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) GCIA
3 5 (50.00%) GCIH
4 3 (30.00%) CEH
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Sourcefire