The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank - 216 209
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.041% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.050% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -32.27%
Digital Forensics
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3751 4031 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.73% 82.45% 79.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 3258 2990
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Analysis

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++