The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Forensics
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +35.71%
Digital Forensics
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
537 546 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.32% 84.26% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 476 490 391
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Digital Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Digital Forensics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Digital Forensics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Data Security
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Law
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
1 5 (71.43%) PCI QSA
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) PA-DSS
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Case Management

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Law
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Principal Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Principal Security Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Forensic Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Security
1 5 (71.43%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Case Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) PCI QSA
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PA-DSS
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS