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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Discovery
Rank 796 832 809
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -23
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 97 45 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.042% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.053% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 80
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -27.65%

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
92648 84518 90975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.58% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73866 69082 77128
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014 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 28 August 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
(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 +22 91 £40,000 -5.88% 4
London +40 79 £40,000 -8.57% 2
City of London +5 19 £37,500 -14.28%
Berkshire +4 7 £45,000 +12.50%
South East -24 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Bracknell - 7 £45,000 -
Scotland -5 5 £37,250 - 1
North West - 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £37,250 - 1
Manchester - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
West Midlands -9 1 £70,000 +105.88% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -
County Antrim - 1 - - 2
Belfast - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £70,000 - 2

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 81 (48.80%) SQL
2 75 (45.18%) Law
3 60 (36.14%) Legal
4 54 (32.53%) Degree
5 48 (28.92%) Finance
6 39 (23.49%) Analytics
7 38 (22.89%) Computer Forensics
8 33 (19.88%) EDRMS
9 29 (17.47%) Project Management
10 28 (16.87%) Java
10 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
11 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
11 26 (15.66%) C++
12 25 (15.06%) Windows
13 24 (14.46%) VB
14 22 (13.25%) Perl
14 22 (13.25%) MS Office
14 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
14 22 (13.25%) Data Analytics
15 21 (12.65%) Ruby
16 19 (11.45%) SAS
17 18 (10.84%) SQL Server
17 18 (10.84%) Content Management
17 18 (10.84%) LexisNexis
17 18 (10.84%) Relational Database
18 16 (9.64%) Oracle
18 16 (9.64%) QA
19 15 (9.04%) R
19 15 (9.04%) Tableau
19 15 (9.04%) OO

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 19 (11.45%) SAS
2 14 (8.43%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.83%) IBM Notes
3 13 (7.83%) IIS
4 11 (6.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.01%) Apache
5 5 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.41%) FileNet
6 4 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.20%) Lync
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
Applications
1 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 22 (13.25%) MS Office
3 13 (7.83%) SPSS
4 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Office 365
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) Firewall
2 5 (3.01%) DNS
2 5 (3.01%) Internet
3 3 (1.81%) LAN
3 3 (1.81%) DHCP
3 3 (1.81%) LDAP
4 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.20%) NAS
4 2 (1.20%) PBX
4 2 (1.20%) SAN
4 2 (1.20%) VoIP
4 2 (1.20%) S/MIME
5 1 (0.60%) SMS
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) RIP
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.60%) OSPF
5 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.88%) EDRMS
2 18 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.84%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.22%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.61%) QlikView
4 6 (3.61%) MS Access
5 4 (2.41%) DB2
5 4 (2.41%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.81%) Text Mining
6 3 (1.81%) Big Data
7 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
General
1 75 (45.18%) Law
2 60 (36.14%) Legal
3 48 (28.92%) Finance
4 5 (3.01%) Banking
5 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.81%) Advertising
5 3 (1.81%) Publishing
5 3 (1.81%) Retail
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (22.29%) Analyst
2 35 (21.08%) Consultant
3 17 (10.24%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (5.42%) Data Analyst
4 9 (5.42%) Coordinator
5 8 (4.82%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (4.82%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 8 (4.82%) Information Analyst
5 8 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (3.61%) Forensic Analyst
7 5 (3.01%) Security Analyst
7 5 (3.01%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.01%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.01%) Support Engineer
7 5 (3.01%) Architect
7 5 (3.01%) MI Analyst
8 4 (2.41%) e-Discovery Specialist
8 4 (2.41%) Project Manager
8 4 (2.41%) Support Consultant
9 3 (1.81%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.23%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.22%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.01%) Social Network
4 5 (3.01%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.41%) Social Media
5 4 (2.41%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.81%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.20%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.20%) Economics
8 1 (0.60%) Physics
8 1 (0.60%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.06%) Windows
2 8 (4.82%) Linux
3 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.49%) Analytics
2 38 (22.89%) Computer Forensics
3 29 (17.47%) Project Management
4 22 (13.25%) Data Analytics
5 18 (10.84%) Content Management
6 15 (9.04%) OO
7 14 (8.43%) OOP
8 13 (7.83%) Information Security
8 13 (7.83%) Digital Forensics
9 12 (7.23%) Workflow
10 10 (6.02%) Business Development
11 7 (4.22%) Information Management
12 6 (3.61%) Time Management
12 6 (3.61%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.61%) Data Management
13 5 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (3.01%) Computer Security
13 5 (3.01%) MapReduce
14 4 (2.41%) Cyber Security
14 4 (2.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 81 (48.80%) SQL
2 28 (16.87%) Java
3 26 (15.66%) C++
4 24 (14.46%) VB
5 22 (13.25%) Perl
6 21 (12.65%) Ruby
7 15 (9.04%) R
8 13 (7.83%) C#
9 10 (6.02%) Python
10 6 (3.61%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.01%) PHP
11 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (32.53%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) EnCE
2 6 (3.61%) CISSP
3 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) CISM
4 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.81%) PhD
4 3 (1.81%) CISA
4 3 (1.81%) CRISC
5 2 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (0.60%) CCNA
6 1 (0.60%) MCP
6 1 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.64%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.84%) LexisNexis
3 16 (9.64%) Oracle
4 15 (9.04%) Tableau
5 13 (7.83%) Lotus
6 5 (3.01%) Cisco
7 4 (2.41%) IBM
8 3 (1.81%) Sybase
8 3 (1.81%) Apple
8 3 (1.81%) Symantec
8 3 (1.81%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.20%) Sonus
9 2 (1.20%) Dialogic
9 2 (1.20%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.20%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.20%) Polycom
9 2 (1.20%) Mitel
9 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.20%) SAP
9 2 (1.20%) Avaya
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Antrim, County Antrim
PwC
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago