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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Forensics
Rank 215 205 221
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.022% 0.022% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.027% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £34,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+101.43% -33.80%
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
3801 3742 4160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.27% 80.79% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3234 3002 3590
Average salary £47,500 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 - 1 £50,000 - 1
Digital Forensics
South East

Digital Forensics
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (66.67%) Law
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Forensic Investigator
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago