The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 767 924 920
Rank change year-on-year
+157 -4
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 98 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.042% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.048% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 87 43 39
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £58,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.74% +29.44%

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing E-Discovery as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

E-Discovery Salary Histogram in the UK

E-Discovery
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 +124 95 £52,500 -12.50% 10
London +118 85 £55,000 -8.33% 6
City of London +49 23 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £43,750 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £43,750 - 1
South East - 3 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Leeds - 3 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
Reigate - 2 £40,000 -
North West -19 1 £52,203 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £65,000 - 1
South West - 1 £65,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £65,000 - 1
Southport - 1 £52,203 -
Merseyside - 1 £52,203 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing E-Discovery 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 E-Discovery.

1 58 (33.53%) Information Security
2 53 (30.64%) SQL
3 51 (29.48%) Legal
4 50 (28.90%) Digital Forensics
5 46 (26.59%) Degree
6 43 (24.86%) Microsoft
7 41 (23.70%) Active Directory
7 41 (23.70%) CISSP
7 41 (23.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (23.12%) Management Information System
8 40 (23.12%) Risk Management
9 38 (21.97%) PCI DSS
10 37 (21.39%) Data Protection
10 37 (21.39%) Finance
10 37 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (20.81%) SIEM
12 35 (20.23%) CISM
13 34 (19.65%) Identity Access Management
13 34 (19.65%) EnCase
14 33 (19.08%) CISA
15 32 (18.50%) Java
15 32 (18.50%) MS Excel
15 32 (18.50%) Relativity
16 31 (17.92%) Windows
17 30 (17.34%) Computer Forensics
18 29 (16.76%) Linux
18 29 (16.76%) Cybersecurity
19 26 (15.03%) FTK
19 26 (15.03%) Computer Science
20 24 (13.87%) Law

E-Discovery
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 10 (5.78%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.47%) IBM Notes
3 6 (3.47%) SAS
4 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.16%) IIS
7 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.58%) Documentum
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (18.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.78%) MS Office
3 7 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (18.50%) Relativity
2 11 (6.36%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 7 (4.05%) DocuMatrix
4 6 (3.47%) Ringtail
5 4 (2.31%) Concordance
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Office 365
2 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.29%) Firewall
2 19 (10.98%) LAN
3 17 (9.83%) LDAP
4 15 (8.67%) DNS
5 12 (6.94%) DHCP
5 12 (6.94%) Network Security
6 7 (4.05%) Internet
7 3 (1.73%) SAN
7 3 (1.73%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.73%) VLAN
7 3 (1.73%) VoIP
7 3 (1.73%) WAN
7 3 (1.73%) WLAN
8 2 (1.16%) NAS
9 1 (0.58%) FTP
9 1 (0.58%) IMAP
9 1 (0.58%) POP3
9 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.58%) S/MIME
9 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.62%) Data Mining
1 8 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.47%) EDRMS
3 4 (2.31%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.73%) QlikView
5 2 (1.16%) MS Access
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.16%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.58%) GIS
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (29.48%) Legal
2 37 (21.39%) Finance
3 24 (13.87%) Law
4 14 (8.09%) Retail
5 12 (6.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (5.20%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) French Language
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (30.64%) Analyst
2 49 (28.32%) Consultant
3 34 (19.65%) Security Analyst
4 24 (13.87%) IT Analyst
5 23 (13.29%) Forensic Consultant
6 19 (10.98%) Data Analyst
7 18 (10.40%) IT Security Analyst
8 17 (9.83%) Security Consultant
9 15 (8.67%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (8.67%) Senior Security Analyst
10 14 (8.09%) Security Officer
10 14 (8.09%) Senior Consultant
11 13 (7.51%) IT Security Officer
12 12 (6.94%) Information Security Consultant
13 10 (5.78%) CISSP Analyst
13 10 (5.78%) E-Discovery Consultant
14 9 (5.20%) Computer Forensics Consultant
15 8 (4.62%) Forensic Manager
16 7 (4.05%) Principal Consultant
16 7 (4.05%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.56%) XML
2 17 (9.83%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.73%) JSON
3 3 (1.73%) JSON Schema
4 2 (1.16%) .NET
5 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.58%) WAP
5 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.12%) Management Information System
2 37 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (15.03%) Computer Science
4 17 (9.83%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (9.25%) Client/Server
6 11 (6.36%) Visualisation
7 9 (5.20%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (3.47%) Data Conversion
8 6 (3.47%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.89%) Data Extraction
9 5 (2.89%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.73%) Biometrics
11 3 (1.73%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.73%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.73%) Reference Data
12 2 (1.16%) Cybercrime
12 2 (1.16%) Economics
12 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.92%) Windows
2 29 (16.76%) Linux
3 15 (8.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.47%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.73%) Android
8 3 (1.73%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.73%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.53%) Information Security
2 50 (28.90%) Digital Forensics
3 40 (23.12%) Risk Management
4 37 (21.39%) Data Protection
5 36 (20.81%) SIEM
6 34 (19.65%) Identity Access Management
7 30 (17.34%) Computer Forensics
8 29 (16.76%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (13.87%) Analytics
10 23 (13.29%) Service Management
11 21 (12.14%) Regulatory Compliance
11 21 (12.14%) Security Operations
12 20 (11.56%) Security Architecture
13 19 (10.98%) Business Continuity
13 19 (10.98%) Information Security Management
13 19 (10.98%) ISMS
13 19 (10.98%) Security Management
14 18 (10.40%) Data Loss Prevention
14 18 (10.40%) Data Security
15 17 (9.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.64%) SQL
2 32 (18.50%) Java
3 17 (9.83%) BeanShell
4 14 (8.09%) C++
5 13 (7.51%) VB
6 11 (6.36%) Perl
7 8 (4.62%) Python
8 7 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.89%) C#
10 4 (2.31%) PHP
11 2 (1.16%) R
12 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (26.59%) Degree
2 41 (23.70%) CISSP
3 35 (20.23%) CISM
4 33 (19.08%) CISA
5 20 (11.56%) CRISC
6 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.73%) GIAC
9 2 (1.16%) CISMP
9 2 (1.16%) EnCE
10 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) GCIH
10 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (23.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (21.97%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.16%) QA
5 1 (0.58%) ISO27005
System Software
1 41 (23.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (2.31%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.73%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.73%) vSphere
4 3 (1.73%) XenApp
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (19.65%) EnCase
2 26 (15.03%) FTK
3 5 (2.89%) SCOM
4 4 (2.31%) SCCM
5 3 (1.73%) Nessus
6 1 (0.58%) Nmap
6 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.56%) VMware
3 17 (9.83%) Nuix
4 9 (5.20%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.62%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (3.47%) Lotus
6 6 (3.47%) Oracle
6 6 (3.47%) Recommind
7 5 (2.89%) Cisco
7 5 (2.89%) Citrix
7 5 (2.89%) Cyber-Ark
7 5 (2.89%) Sun
8 4 (2.31%) IBM
9 3 (1.73%) Apple
9 3 (1.73%) Aspera
9 3 (1.73%) Cellebrite
9 3 (1.73%) Informatica
9 3 (1.73%) Symantec
9 3 (1.73%) Tableau
10 2 (1.16%) Splunk
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