The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 832 832 840
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 49 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.057% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.069% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 32
Average salary £42,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £37,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,050 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-45.55% -10.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Discovery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

E-Discovery
Salary Trend

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

E-Discovery Salary Trend in the UK

E-Discovery
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-Discovery over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

E-Discovery Salary Histogram in the UK

E-Discovery
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
England -17 49 £42,000 -30.00% 8
London +11 41 £45,000 -25.00% 6
City of London +6 17 £42,000 -30.00% 3
East of England - 5 £22,050 - 1
Essex - 5 £22,050 -
Colchester - 5 £22,050 -
Yorkshire +4 3 - -
West Yorkshire 0 3 - -
Leeds -6 3 - -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery.

1 42 (36.52%) Legal
2 39 (33.91%) Law
3 37 (32.17%) Finance
4 32 (27.83%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (25.22%) Windows
6 26 (22.61%) Degree
7 21 (18.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.39%) CISSP
8 20 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 19 (16.52%) Information Security
9 19 (16.52%) Cyber Security
10 18 (15.65%) Computer Science
10 18 (15.65%) PCI DSS
11 17 (14.78%) Security Architecture
11 17 (14.78%) CRISC
11 17 (14.78%) Business Continuity
11 17 (14.78%) Security Management
11 17 (14.78%) CISA
11 17 (14.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (14.78%) Project Management
11 17 (14.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 17 (14.78%) SQL
12 16 (13.91%) Digital Forensics
13 15 (13.04%) Symantec
14 14 (12.17%) Banking
15 13 (11.30%) Computer Forensics
16 12 (10.43%) Active Directory
16 12 (10.43%) MS Exchange
16 12 (10.43%) Relational Database

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.83%) IIS
3 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.48%) IBM Notes
5 4 (3.48%) Apache
6 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.74%) SAS
6 2 (1.74%) FileNet
6 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.74%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (9.57%) MS Office
2 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.35%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (1.74%) SPSS
4 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) DNS
1 8 (6.96%) SAN
1 8 (6.96%) NAS
1 8 (6.96%) Unified Communications
2 6 (5.22%) DHCP
3 5 (4.35%) Firewall
4 4 (3.48%) Network Security
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.61%) OSPF
5 3 (2.61%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.61%) RIP
5 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.61%) VPN
5 3 (2.61%) LDAP
5 3 (2.61%) SMS
5 3 (2.61%) WAN
6 2 (1.74%) VoIP
6 2 (1.74%) PBX
6 2 (1.74%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) MySQL
3 5 (4.35%) EDRMS
4 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.48%) Big Data
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.74%) DB2
6 2 (1.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (36.52%) Legal
2 39 (33.91%) Law
3 37 (32.17%) Finance
4 14 (12.17%) Banking
5 9 (7.83%) Retail
6 5 (4.35%) Games
6 5 (4.35%) Marketing
6 5 (4.35%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.48%) Automotive
8 3 (2.61%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.87%) Billing
10 1 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.87%) French Language
10 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (31.30%) Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) Information Security Officer
2 14 (12.17%) Security Officer
3 8 (6.96%) Consultant
3 8 (6.96%) Coordinator
4 7 (6.09%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (6.09%) Forensic Analyst
5 6 (5.22%) Team Leader
6 5 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) e-Discovery Specialist
7 4 (3.48%) Forensic Data Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (2.61%) Network Engineer
8 3 (2.61%) Administrator
8 3 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (1.74%) Applications Support
9 2 (1.74%) Cloud Consultant
9 2 (1.74%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) .NET
2 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.87%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.83%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 18 (15.65%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.35%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.48%) iPhone
6 4 (3.48%) Social Media
6 4 (3.48%) iPad
6 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.87%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.87%) Clustering
9 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Android
3 6 (5.22%) Linux
4 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.52%) Information Security
1 19 (16.52%) Cyber Security
2 17 (14.78%) Security Architecture
2 17 (14.78%) Business Continuity
2 17 (14.78%) Project Management
2 17 (14.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (14.78%) Security Management
3 16 (13.91%) Digital Forensics
4 13 (11.30%) Computer Forensics
5 11 (9.57%) Content Management
5 11 (9.57%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.70%) Information Security Management
6 10 (8.70%) ISMS
7 9 (7.83%) Migration
7 9 (7.83%) OOP
7 9 (7.83%) OO
8 8 (6.96%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (6.96%) Document Management
8 8 (6.96%) Computer Security
9 7 (6.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.78%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.35%) MATLAB
4 4 (3.48%) Java
4 4 (3.48%) PHP
5 3 (2.61%) Python
6 2 (1.74%) ECMAScript
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.74%) R
7 1 (0.87%) VBScript
7 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) Degree
2 20 (17.39%) CISSP
3 17 (14.78%) CISA
3 17 (14.78%) CRISC
4 11 (9.57%) CISM
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.61%) CCNA
5 3 (2.61%) VCP4
6 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.87%) SSCP
7 1 (0.87%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (15.65%) PCI DSS
3 17 (14.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (7.83%) SLA
5 7 (6.09%) BS7799
5 7 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (6.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) Symantec
3 11 (9.57%) Cisco
4 9 (7.83%) IBM
5 6 (5.22%) Apple
5 6 (5.22%) Postini
6 5 (4.35%) Symbian
6 5 (4.35%) i2
6 5 (4.35%) Tableau
7 4 (3.48%) Facebook
7 4 (3.48%) Twitter
7 4 (3.48%) Lotus
7 4 (3.48%) Reuters
7 4 (3.48%) Bloomberg
8 3 (2.61%) Dell
8 3 (2.61%) Citrix
9 2 (1.74%) Avaya
9 2 (1.74%) Mitel
9 2 (1.74%) Polycom
9 2 (1.74%) MobileIron
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