The table below looks at the statistics for the Forensic Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forensic Analyst in their job title 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
Forensics Analyst
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Forensic Analyst 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £48,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £31,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+54.76% +18.86%
Forensic Analyst
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
778 859 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.81% 97.95% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 666 744 746
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Forensic Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forensic Analyst in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Forensic Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Forensic Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Forensic Analyst Salary Trend in Southampton

Forensic Analyst
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Forensic Analyst Salary Histogram in Southampton

Forensic Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Forensic Analyst in their job title 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 with Forensic Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 5 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) GIAC
1 5 (100.00%) GCIA
1 5 (100.00%) GCIH
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared

Forensic Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Forensic Analyst in their job title 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 with Forensic Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 5 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) GIAC
1 5 (100.00%) GCIA
1 5 (100.00%) GCIH
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sourcefire