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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-Discovery 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
eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
Rank 207 - 186
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 20 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% - 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 1
Average salary £58,250 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £22,050 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+156.23% -45.55%
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

E-Discovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing E-Discovery across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the West Midlands region 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
Birmingham - 15 £70,000 -
Solihull - 5 £42,500 -
E-Discovery
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) EDRMS
2 10 (47.62%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) Legal
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) DRM
5 5 (23.81%) SSCP
5 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) CCSP
5 5 (23.81%) CISSP
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (23.81%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) CISM
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 5 (23.81%) ITSM
5 5 (23.81%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (23.81%) GIAC
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security
5 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
5 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (23.81%) CEH
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (23.81%) IaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management

E-Discovery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (23.81%) IaaS
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) EDRMS
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) E-Discovery Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Subject Matter Expert
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
1 5 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
2 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (23.81%) DRM
3 5 (23.81%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) ITSM
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) SIEM
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) Records Management
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 5 (23.81%) CCSP
1 5 (23.81%) CEH
1 5 (23.81%) CISA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) CISM
1 5 (23.81%) CISSP
1 5 (23.81%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) GIAC
1 5 (23.81%) ISACA
1 5 (23.81%) SANS
1 5 (23.81%) Security+ Certification
1 5 (23.81%) SSCP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) VMware