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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Discovery
Rank 829 845 821
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 49 48 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.047% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.057% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 54
Average salary £45,000 £44,625 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% -20.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £33,650 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
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 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 49 £45,000 +0.84% 3
London +8 42 £45,000 -10.44% 3
City of London +9 19 £39,000 -10.85% 1
Leeds +5 6 - -
West Yorkshire 0 6 - -
Yorkshire -5 6 - -
East of England - 1 £22,050 -
Colchester - 1 £22,050 -
Essex - 1 £22,050 -

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (37.06%) Legal
2 50 (34.97%) Law
3 43 (30.07%) Finance
4 40 (27.97%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (26.57%) SQL
6 31 (21.68%) Windows
7 29 (20.28%) Degree
8 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 23 (16.08%) Computer Forensics
10 21 (14.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 21 (14.69%) CISSP
11 19 (13.29%) Information Security
11 19 (13.29%) Cyber Security
12 18 (12.59%) Computer Science
12 18 (12.59%) MS Exchange
13 17 (11.89%) Business Continuity
13 17 (11.89%) Security Management
13 17 (11.89%) Management Information System
13 17 (11.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 17 (11.89%) Symantec
13 17 (11.89%) CISA
13 17 (11.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (11.89%) PCI DSS
13 17 (11.89%) Security Architecture
13 17 (11.89%) CRISC
14 16 (11.19%) Banking
14 16 (11.19%) Content Management
14 16 (11.19%) Project Management
14 16 (11.19%) Active Directory
15 14 (9.79%) Lotus

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (12.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.79%) IBM Notes
2 14 (9.79%) IIS
3 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.59%) SAS
6 6 (4.20%) FileNet
6 6 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.20%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.80%) Apache
7 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.80%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (2.80%) Lync
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Office
2 12 (8.39%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.59%) SPSS
4 5 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) DNS
2 10 (6.99%) SAN
2 10 (6.99%) NAS
2 10 (6.99%) Unified Communications
3 8 (5.59%) Firewall
4 7 (4.90%) DHCP
5 4 (2.80%) EIGRP
5 4 (2.80%) OSPF
5 4 (2.80%) LDAP
5 4 (2.80%) RIP
5 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.80%) VPN
5 4 (2.80%) PBX
5 4 (2.80%) SMS
5 4 (2.80%) VoIP
5 4 (2.80%) S/MIME
5 4 (2.80%) Network Security
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.10%) WAN
7 2 (1.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 13 (9.09%) EDRMS
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.20%) DB2
4 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.10%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.40%) MS Access
7 1 (0.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (37.06%) Legal
2 50 (34.97%) Law
3 43 (30.07%) Finance
4 16 (11.19%) Banking
5 9 (6.29%) Retail
6 5 (3.50%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.80%) Automotive
8 3 (2.10%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.40%) Billing
9 2 (1.40%) Marketing
10 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.70%) French Language
10 1 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.70%) Games
10 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Analyst
2 14 (9.79%) Information Security Officer
2 14 (9.79%) Security Officer
3 13 (9.09%) Consultant
4 9 (6.29%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (5.59%) Data Analyst
6 7 (4.90%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.90%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.20%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.20%) Forensic Analyst
7 6 (4.20%) e-Discovery Specialist
8 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Applications Support
9 4 (2.80%) Network Engineer
9 4 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Forensic Data Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Cloud Consultant
10 3 (2.10%) Messaging Consultant
10 3 (2.10%) Applications Support Consultant
10 3 (2.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.39%) .NET
2 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.97%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (11.89%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.80%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.10%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.40%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.68%) Windows
2 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.20%) Linux
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.08%) Computer Forensics
2 19 (13.29%) Information Security
2 19 (13.29%) Cyber Security
3 17 (11.89%) Business Continuity
3 17 (11.89%) Security Management
3 17 (11.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (11.89%) Security Architecture
4 16 (11.19%) Content Management
4 16 (11.19%) Project Management
5 14 (9.79%) Digital Forensics
6 13 (9.09%) Analytics
7 11 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 11 (7.69%) OO
7 11 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 11 (7.69%) Migration
8 10 (6.99%) Information Security Management
8 10 (6.99%) OOP
8 10 (6.99%) ISMS
8 10 (6.99%) Network Load Balancing
8 10 (6.99%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.57%) SQL
2 12 (8.39%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.59%) R
4 6 (4.20%) Java
5 4 (2.80%) Perl
5 4 (2.80%) PHP
5 4 (2.80%) C#
6 3 (2.10%) Python
6 3 (2.10%) C++
6 3 (2.10%) VB
7 2 (1.40%) Ruby
7 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.70%) VBA
8 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.70%) VBScript
8 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (20.28%) Degree
2 21 (14.69%) CISSP
3 17 (11.89%) CISA
3 17 (11.89%) CRISC
4 10 (6.99%) CISM
5 4 (2.80%) CCNA
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.80%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (11.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (11.89%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.99%) SLA
4 7 (4.90%) COBIT
4 7 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 7 (4.90%) BS7799
5 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 16 (11.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) vSphere
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (4.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.89%) Symantec
3 14 (9.79%) Lotus
3 14 (9.79%) Cisco
4 9 (6.29%) IBM
5 8 (5.59%) LexisNexis
6 7 (4.90%) Tableau
7 6 (4.20%) Postini
8 4 (2.80%) Dell
8 4 (2.80%) Citrix
8 4 (2.80%) Avaya
8 4 (2.80%) Mitel
8 4 (2.80%) Polycom
8 4 (2.80%) MobileIron
8 4 (2.80%) Sonus
8 4 (2.80%) Dialogic
9 3 (2.10%) Apple
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.70%) i2
10 1 (0.70%) HP
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