The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Forensics
Rank 216 218 233
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.14% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £54,880 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £54,880 £46,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+18.65% +19.35%
Computer Forensics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4872 4387 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.55% 85.83% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 3676 4275
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Computer Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the West Midlands region.

Computer Forensics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Forensics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Computer Forensics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Birmingham -11 3 £49,759 +10.57%
Computer Forensics
England

Computer Forensics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Forensics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) CISA
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) CGEIT
2 6 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 6 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (66.67%) Security Auditing
3 5 (55.56%) Threat Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISO27002
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Multimedia

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Compliance Officer
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Officer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Security
2 6 (66.67%) Security Auditing
2 6 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (66.67%) CGEIT
1 6 (66.67%) CISA
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) ISO27002