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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IACIS Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE)
Rank 870 979 -
Rank change year-on-year
+109 -
Permanent jobs citing CFCE 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.026% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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
23312 29373 31579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.88% 27.38% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18397 23289 25310
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CFCE over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

CFCE Salary Histogram 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 7 December 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 +95 6 £80,000 +23.07%
London +64 6 £80,000 +23.07%
City of London +34 1 £70,000 +7.69%

CFCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 20 (95.24%) GCFA
2 19 (90.48%) GCIA
2 19 (90.48%) GCIH
2 19 (90.48%) GREM
3 16 (76.19%) GCFE
3 16 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (76.19%) CHFI
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) Linux
4 15 (71.43%) Mac OS X
4 15 (71.43%) C
4 15 (71.43%) Client/Server
4 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 15 (71.43%) Open Source
4 15 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 15 (71.43%) GCED
4 15 (71.43%) ECIH
5 4 (19.05%) SANS
5 4 (19.05%) Compliance Audit
5 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (19.05%) Malware Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Threat Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) GIAC
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) GIS
7 1 (4.76%) Smallworld
7 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft

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 (4.76%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Consultant
1 16 (76.19%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (4.76%) Forensic Consultant
2 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 15 (71.43%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (19.05%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Threat Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) GCFA
2 19 (90.48%) GCIA
2 19 (90.48%) GCIH
2 19 (90.48%) GREM
3 16 (76.19%) CHFI
3 16 (76.19%) GCFE
4 15 (71.43%) ECIH
4 15 (71.43%) GCED
5 4 (19.05%) GIAC
5 4 (19.05%) SANS
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) EnCE
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EnCase
1 1 (4.76%) FTK
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
1 1 (4.76%) QRadar
1 1 (4.76%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.76%) FireEye
1 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
1 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
1 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Nuix
1 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
1 1 (4.76%) Qualys
1 1 (4.76%) Rapid7
1 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
1 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
1 1 (4.76%) Splunk
1 1 (4.76%) Tableau
1 1 (4.76%) TippingPoint