The table below looks at the statistics for EnCE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EnCE over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE)
Rank 882 868 894
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing EnCE 19 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.060% 0.007% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 1
Average salary £60,000 £51,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +98.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +98.07%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31691 29121 33451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.16% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24546 23606 28391
Average salary £44,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

EnCE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EnCE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

EnCE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EnCE
Salary Trend

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

EnCE Salary Trend in the UK

EnCE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EnCE over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

EnCE Salary Histogram in the UK

EnCE
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EnCE within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
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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 -7 19 £60,000 +16.50%
London - 10 £68,750 -
North West - 9 £45,000 -
Manchester - 5 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £60,000 -
Chester - 4 £60,000 -
City of London - 3 £67,500 -

EnCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing EnCE 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 EnCE.

1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 21 (56.76%) CISSP
3 17 (45.95%) Information Security
4 14 (37.84%) Legal
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) GIAC
5 12 (32.43%) Computer Security
6 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (29.73%) Degree
7 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (27.03%) Digital Forensics
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
8 9 (24.32%) SIEM
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) Law
9 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (21.62%) ISMS
9 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
9 8 (21.62%) Data Privacy
9 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) Python
10 7 (18.92%) Retail
10 7 (18.92%) Computer Forensics
11 6 (16.22%) Perl
11 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.22%) CEH
11 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
11 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security

EnCE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing EnCE 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 EnCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (21.62%) Internet
3 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) VPN
5 3 (8.11%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) Broadband
General
1 14 (37.84%) Legal
2 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) Law
4 7 (18.92%) Retail
5 5 (13.51%) Banking
6 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
7 3 (8.11%) Advertising
7 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (5.41%) Marketing
9 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Security Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Forensic Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Forensic Investigator
4 6 (16.22%) Information Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Web Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Sales Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Application Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Information Security
2 12 (32.43%) Computer Security
3 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Digital Forensics
5 9 (24.32%) SIEM
6 8 (21.62%) Data Privacy
6 8 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (21.62%) ISMS
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 7 (18.92%) Computer Forensics
8 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
9 5 (13.51%) Ethical Hacking
9 5 (13.51%) E-Discovery
9 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
10 4 (10.81%) Web Development
11 3 (8.11%) Product Management
11 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
11 3 (8.11%) Project Management
11 3 (8.11%) Lean Six Sigma
12 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.11%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) GIAC
3 11 (29.73%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) CEH
5 5 (13.51%) GCIH
5 5 (13.51%) GCFA
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.11%) QA
3 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) Snort
2 1 (2.70%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Tableau
2 2 (5.41%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.70%) LogLogic
3 1 (2.70%) IBM