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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 828 877 872
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -5
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 72 67 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.055% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.067% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,775 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -34.22%

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
92626 99355 89014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 82.06% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74985 79810 73029
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

E-Discovery Salary Histogram in the UK

E-Discovery
Top 17 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 21 April 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
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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 +53 67 £45,000 -25.00% 20
London +36 55 £47,500 -20.83% 16
City of London +21 15 £42,500 -29.16% 4
South East +1 5 £47,500 +28.37%
East of England - 5 £22,050 -
Colchester - 5 £22,050 -
Essex - 5 £22,050 -
Scotland +24 4 £47,500 - 2
Glasgow +16 4 £47,500 - 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire -2 1 £45,000 +21.62%
Reading -15 1 £45,000 +21.62%
Birmingham - 1 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 53 (43.09%) Finance
2 51 (41.46%) Legal
3 33 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (26.02%) Law
5 29 (23.58%) Degree
6 28 (22.76%) Management Information System
7 27 (21.95%) Project Management
8 26 (21.14%) Computer Forensics
9 25 (20.33%) SQL
10 24 (19.51%) Windows
10 24 (19.51%) Banking
11 20 (16.26%) Information Security
12 19 (15.45%) Symantec
12 19 (15.45%) Risk Management
13 18 (14.63%) Cyber Security
13 18 (14.63%) Digital Forensics
14 17 (13.82%) Information Management
14 17 (13.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 17 (13.82%) PCI DSS
14 17 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (13.82%) CISSP
15 16 (13.01%) CISA
15 16 (13.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 16 (13.01%) Security Management
15 16 (13.01%) Business Continuity
15 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
15 16 (13.01%) Security Architecture
15 16 (13.01%) CRISC
16 14 (11.38%) Analytics
17 13 (10.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (6.50%) SAS
2 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.07%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) SPSS
2 5 (4.07%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (2.44%) MS Office
3 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) NAS
2 7 (5.69%) DNS
3 6 (4.88%) SAN
3 6 (4.88%) Unified Communications
4 5 (4.07%) DHCP
4 5 (4.07%) Internet
5 3 (2.44%) WAN
6 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.63%) WebEx
7 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) Data Mining
3 8 (6.50%) Text Mining
4 6 (4.88%) Big Data
5 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.07%) MySQL
6 4 (3.25%) QlikView
6 4 (3.25%) OLAP
6 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.63%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
General
1 53 (43.09%) Finance
2 51 (41.46%) Legal
3 32 (26.02%) Law
4 24 (19.51%) Banking
5 13 (10.57%) Marketing
6 7 (5.69%) Retail
6 7 (5.69%) Financial Institution
7 5 (4.07%) Games
8 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.25%) Automotive
9 3 (2.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (30.89%) Analyst
2 13 (10.57%) Consultant
2 13 (10.57%) Information Security Officer
2 13 (10.57%) Security Officer
3 10 (8.13%) Data Analyst
4 8 (6.50%) e-Discovery Specialist
5 7 (5.69%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (4.88%) Management Consultant
6 6 (4.88%) Team Leader
6 6 (4.88%) Forensic Analyst
6 6 (4.88%) Information Management Consultant
7 5 (4.07%) Administrator
7 5 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Data Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Data Analytics Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Forensic Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) .NET
2 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.81%) RESTful
3 1 (0.81%) COM
3 1 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (22.76%) Management Information System
3 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.50%) Statistics
4 8 (6.50%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.07%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.07%) iPhone
5 5 (4.07%) Social Media
5 5 (4.07%) iPad
5 5 (4.07%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.44%) Clustering
6 3 (2.44%) Life Science
7 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.63%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) BYOD
8 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.81%) Economics
8 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.51%) Windows
2 10 (8.13%) Android
3 9 (7.32%) Linux
4 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.88%) UNIX
6 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) Project Management
2 26 (21.14%) Computer Forensics
3 20 (16.26%) Information Security
4 19 (15.45%) Risk Management
5 18 (14.63%) Digital Forensics
5 18 (14.63%) Cyber Security
6 17 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (13.82%) Information Management
7 16 (13.01%) Security Management
7 16 (13.01%) Business Continuity
7 16 (13.01%) Security Architecture
8 14 (11.38%) Analytics
9 12 (9.76%) Migration
10 11 (8.94%) Predictive Analytics
11 10 (8.13%) Data Analysis
11 10 (8.13%) ISMS
11 10 (8.13%) Information Security Management
12 9 (7.32%) Time Management
12 9 (7.32%) Data Management
12 9 (7.32%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.33%) SQL
2 12 (9.76%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.50%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.50%) R
4 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.07%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.44%) Python
7 2 (1.63%) ECMAScript
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) C#
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (23.58%) Degree
2 17 (13.82%) CISSP
3 16 (13.01%) CISA
3 16 (13.01%) CRISC
4 11 (8.94%) CISM
5 3 (2.44%) EnCE
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (13.82%) PCI DSS
2 16 (13.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (4.88%) COBIT
3 6 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (4.88%) SLA
3 6 (4.88%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (10.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (4.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (15.45%) Symantec
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.50%) Tableau
4 7 (5.69%) Bloomberg
5 6 (4.88%) Postini
5 6 (4.88%) Cisco
6 5 (4.07%) IBM
6 5 (4.07%) SAP
6 5 (4.07%) Symbian
6 5 (4.07%) i2
6 5 (4.07%) Apple
6 5 (4.07%) Reuters
6 5 (4.07%) Facebook
6 5 (4.07%) Twitter
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle
7 4 (3.25%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.44%) VMware
9 2 (1.63%) Actimize
9 2 (1.63%) HP
9 2 (1.63%) Dell
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £320.00 per annum
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £320.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago