The table below looks at the statistics for E-Discovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 226 225 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.038% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £51,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +13.09%
E-Discovery
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
5391 4522 4506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.74% 84.90% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4177 3755 3771
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

E-Discovery
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

E-Discovery Salary Trend in the West Midlands

E-Discovery
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-Discovery across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

E-Discovery Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

E-Discovery
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 E-Discovery within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 -12 8 £40,000 -22.33%
E-Discovery
England

E-Discovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) EDRMS
2 10 (43.48%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 8 (34.78%) Banking
4 7 (30.43%) Legal
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Cryptography
6 5 (21.74%) CEH
6 5 (21.74%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (21.74%) SIEM
6 5 (21.74%) ISACA
6 5 (21.74%) IaaS
6 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
6 5 (21.74%) CCSP
6 5 (21.74%) CISSP
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 5 (21.74%) Security+ Certification
6 5 (21.74%) GIAC
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (21.74%) Information Security
6 5 (21.74%) DRM
6 5 (21.74%) SSCP
6 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (21.74%) CISA
6 5 (21.74%) CISM

E-Discovery
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (21.74%) IaaS
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) EDRMS
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 7 (30.43%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) E-Discovery Specialist
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.70%) E-Discovery Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) E-Discovery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate IT Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Cryptography
2 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
2 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
2 5 (21.74%) DRM
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security
2 5 (21.74%) ITSM
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (21.74%) SDLC
2 5 (21.74%) SIEM
2 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.70%) Information Management
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 5 (21.74%) CCSP
1 5 (21.74%) CEH
1 5 (21.74%) CISA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) CISM
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
1 5 (21.74%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) GIAC
1 5 (21.74%) ISACA
1 5 (21.74%) SANS
1 5 (21.74%) Security+ Certification
1 5 (21.74%) SSCP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco