Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Computer Forensics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Forensics over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Forensics
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 172 185
Rank change year-on-year -20 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.25% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% -
10th Percentile £35,550 £46,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,700 £58,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -19.00% +53.85% -

Computer Forensics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,279 2,939 3,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.36% 91.67% 90.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,699 2,412 2,879
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,700 £27,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

Computer Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Computer Forensics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Forensics in Bristol

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Computer Forensics in Bristol

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Forensics in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Forensics in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (88.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (77.78%) SIEM
3 6 (66.67%) ArcSight
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (44.44%) Event Correlation
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Trend Micro
5 4 (44.44%) LogLogic
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (44.44%) RSA Archer
5 4 (44.44%) RSA Security Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) RSA enVision
5 4 (44.44%) GPG13
5 4 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) ArcSight ESM
5 4 (44.44%) Sourcefire
5 4 (44.44%) Snort

Computer Forensics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 2 (22.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberattack
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (77.78%) SIEM
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Event Correlation
5 4 (44.44%) ITSM
5 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Security
6 2 (22.22%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) MODAF
7 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) SysML
7 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) GCIA
2 2 (22.22%) GSEC
2 2 (22.22%) SANS
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GPG13
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (44.44%) ArcSight ESM
2 4 (44.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (44.44%) RSA Archer
2 4 (44.44%) RSA enVision
2 4 (44.44%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (44.44%) LogLogic
2 4 (44.44%) Sourcefire
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec
2 4 (44.44%) Trend Micro
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft