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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Forensics
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +1.12%
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
527 441 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.55% 80.62% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 480 385 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Stafford - 5 - -
Digital Forensics
West Midlands

Digital Forensics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Data Security
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Law
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) PA-DSS
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (50.00%) Case Management

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Law
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Forensic Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Principal Security Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Case Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Security
1 5 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISM
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
1 5 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PA-DSS
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS