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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IACIS Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE)
Rank 897 961 -
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -
Permanent jobs citing CFCE 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.005% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -

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
24802 29895 30684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19900 24117 23949
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CFCE over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

CFCE Salary Histogram in the UK

CFCE
Top 6 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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +57 13 £80,000 +23.07%
London +65 11 £80,000 +20.75%
South East +44 2 £57,500 -4.16%
Berkshire +30 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Slough - 1 £60,000 -

CFCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) GCIH
2 17 (85.00%) GCFA
2 17 (85.00%) GCIA
2 17 (85.00%) GREM
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (70.00%) Open Source
5 14 (70.00%) GCED
5 14 (70.00%) ECIH
5 14 (70.00%) GCFE
5 14 (70.00%) Client/Server
5 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (70.00%) C
5 14 (70.00%) Mac OS X
5 14 (70.00%) CHFI
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) GIAC
7 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) SANS
7 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (15.00%) Compliance Audit
7 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (10.00%) Network Security
8 2 (10.00%) EnCase
8 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Consultant
1 14 (70.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 14 (70.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Compliance Audit
4 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) GCIH
2 17 (85.00%) GCFA
2 17 (85.00%) GCIA
2 17 (85.00%) GREM
3 14 (70.00%) CHFI
3 14 (70.00%) ECIH
3 14 (70.00%) GCED
3 14 (70.00%) GCFE
4 3 (15.00%) GIAC
4 3 (15.00%) SANS
5 2 (10.00%) CISSP
5 2 (10.00%) EnCE
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) EnCase
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) QRadar
2 1 (5.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.00%) FireEye
2 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (5.00%) Qualys
2 1 (5.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint