The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Digital Forensics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Forensics
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 225
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - - 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +31.14% -3.68%  

Digital Forensics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2798 3969 4414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.63% 88.38% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 12976 13677
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Digital Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Digital Forensics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Forensics in Berkshire

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Digital Forensics in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Digital 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) GCIA
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) German Language

Digital Forensics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) GCIA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apple
1 4 (100.00%) Google