The table below looks at the statistics for CFCE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CFCE over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IACIS Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE)
UK
Rank 842 954 -
Rank change year-on-year
+112 -
Permanent jobs citing CFCE 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London median salary - £62,500 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20988 28186 29416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.77% 27.96% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16603 22559 23458
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CFCE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CFCE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CFCE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CFCE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CFCE within the UK.

CFCE Salary Trend in the UK

CFCE
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CFCE within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +97 2 £70,000 +12.00%
City of London - 1 £70,000 -
London - 1 £70,000 -

CFCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing CFCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CFCE.

1 9 (100.00%) GCFA
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) GCIA
2 8 (88.89%) GCIH
2 8 (88.89%) GREM
3 7 (77.78%) GCED
3 7 (77.78%) GCFE
3 7 (77.78%) Forensic Analysis
3 7 (77.78%) CHFI
4 6 (66.67%) Open Source
4 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (66.67%) C
4 6 (66.67%) Client/Server
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
4 6 (66.67%) ECIH
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) GIAC
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) EnCE
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (11.11%) Business Development
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

CFCE
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Forensic Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Forensic Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) GCFA
2 8 (88.89%) GCIA
2 8 (88.89%) GCIH
2 8 (88.89%) GREM
3 7 (77.78%) CHFI
3 7 (77.78%) GCED
3 7 (77.78%) GCFE
4 6 (66.67%) ECIH
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) EnCE
5 2 (22.22%) GIAC
6 1 (11.11%) CISSP
6 1 (11.11%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CSIRT
1 1 (11.11%) EnCase
1 1 (11.11%) FTK
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Nuix
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau