The first table below looks at the demand for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 28 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Forensics
Rank 216 211 216
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.078% 0.039% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.052% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £46,250 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4081 3817 4366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 79.91% 75.30% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3326 3017 3723
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Digital Forensics
South East

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in Surrey

Digital Forensics
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Guildford +10 2 £50,000 -
Digital Forensics
South East

Digital Forensics
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (40.00%) SCADA
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Forensic Investigator
2 2 (40.00%) Security Investigator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) SCADA
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared