The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Forensics
Rank 81 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -41.46%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
697 676 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.24% 74.45% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 613 633 657
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Computer Forensics
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (80.00%) Internet
1 12 (80.00%) Snort
1 12 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (80.00%) Wireshark
1 12 (80.00%) tcpdump
1 12 (80.00%) SIEM
1 12 (80.00%) Change Control
2 11 (73.33%) Sourcefire
2 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (66.67%) Information Security
3 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 10 (66.67%) GIAC
3 10 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Solaris
4 9 (60.00%) Linux
5 8 (53.33%) LDAP
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) SMTP
5 8 (53.33%) FTP
5 8 (53.33%) HTTP
5 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (53.33%) CEH
5 8 (53.33%) Information Assurance
6 7 (46.67%) Law

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (80.00%) Internet
1 12 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (80.00%) Wireshark
1 12 (80.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) LDAP
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) SMTP
3 8 (53.33%) FTP
3 8 (53.33%) HTTP
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (46.67%) Law
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Security Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Forensic Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Solaris
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (80.00%) SIEM
1 12 (80.00%) Change Control
2 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Information Assurance
4 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) GIAC
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) CEH
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) GCIA
4 2 (13.33%) GCIH
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Sourcefire
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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