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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Forensics
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 128 129
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.59% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +101.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +53.84%  

Computer 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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1675 1686 1764
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.44% 89.87% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1463 1477
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Computer Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Computer Forensics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 12 (85.71%) DNS
1 12 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 11 (78.57%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
2 11 (78.57%) UML
2 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
2 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 11 (78.57%) MODAF
2 11 (78.57%) SysML
3 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
5 6 (42.86%) Aerospace
6 2 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 2 (14.29%) Snort
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.14%) IPv4
7 1 (7.14%) IPv6
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) FTP

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 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 11 (78.57%) DHCP
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) IPv4
4 1 (7.14%) IPv6
General
1 6 (42.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
2 11 (78.57%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
7 1 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (78.57%) MODAF
2 11 (78.57%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 11 (78.57%) SysML
2 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
2 11 (78.57%) UML
2 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Event Correlation
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Network Packet Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Lua
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (7.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco