The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Investigator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Investigator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Investigator
Rank 949 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Investigator 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Investigator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Investigator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Investigator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Investigator
Salary Trend

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

Security Investigator Salary Trend in the UK

Security Investigator
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Investigator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
City of London - 2 £65,000 -
London - 2 £65,000 -
England - 2 £65,000 -

Security Investigator
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Investigator in their job title 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 with Security Investigator in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) WSH
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (50.00%) EnCase

Security Investigator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Investigator in their job title 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 with Security Investigator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 2 (50.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) E-Discovery
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EnCase