The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
London / City of London
Rank - 265 317
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.13% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Median salary - £65,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +100.00%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4585 6399 8963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.33% 90.32% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4186 5697 7549
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Computer Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Computer Forensics in the City of London

Computer Forensics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) snoop
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment

Computer Forensics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) snoop
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Forensic Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
1 1 (33.33%) Forensic Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EnCase
1 1 (33.33%) FTK
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec