The first table below looks at the demand for CHFI in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CHFI over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
Rank 928 879 -
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -
Permanent jobs citing CHFI 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.021% 0.029% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33288 31432 34939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.80% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26572 25314 29641
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CHFI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CHFI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CHFI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CHFI
Salary Trend

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

CHFI Salary Trend in the UK

CHFI
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CHFI within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -44 4 £47,500 -2.56% 1
London -57 2 £49,500 +1.53% 1
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Farnborough - 1 - -

CHFI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CHFI 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 CHFI.

1 33 (97.06%) CEH
2 22 (64.71%) Degree
3 18 (52.94%) PCI DSS
3 18 (52.94%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (52.94%) Web Services
4 16 (47.06%) CISSP
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (41.18%) CCNA
5 14 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
6 12 (35.29%) Information Security
7 11 (32.35%) Ajax
7 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) XML
7 11 (32.35%) UNIX
7 11 (32.35%) Windows
7 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) Retail
8 10 (29.41%) Banking
9 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (11.76%) Hudson
12 3 (8.82%) Hedge funds
13 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
13 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
14 1 (2.94%) CISM
14 1 (2.94%) Security Management
14 1 (2.94%) Internet

CHFI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CHFI 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 CHFI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Hudson
General
1 11 (32.35%) Retail
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Penetration Tester
1 18 (52.94%) Tester
2 14 (41.18%) Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Security Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Information Analyst
5 8 (23.53%) Security Tester
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) IT Architect
8 1 (2.94%) IT Security Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) Web Services
2 11 (32.35%) Ajax
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 11 (32.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) UNIX
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (35.29%) Information Security
4 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
5 7 (20.59%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Security Management
7 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) CEH
2 22 (64.71%) Degree
3 16 (47.06%) CISSP
4 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (41.18%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) BS25999
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) VMware
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
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