The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 209
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
Digital 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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5750 5927 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.06% 83.37% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 4697 3503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Digital Forensics
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Digital Forensics Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Digital Forensics Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Digital Forensics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Digital Forensics 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 Digital Forensics.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering

Digital Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Digital Forensics 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 Digital Forensics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA