Period
to 26 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FTK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FTK over the 6 months to 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AccessData Forensic Toolkit (FTK)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1119 1160 1232
Rank change year-on-year +41 +72 +8
Permanent jobs citing FTK 30 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 16
England median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £30,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £77,000 £81,875
UK median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -10.00%

FTK is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14642 15811 15862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.79% 8.69% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11997 13017 12856
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

FTK
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FTK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FTK in England

FTK
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTK in England.

Salary trend for FTK in England

FTK
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTK in England over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Salary histogram for FTK in England

FTK
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTK within the England region over the 6 months to 26 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 24 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
North of England - 3 £32,500 - 1
Midlands +29 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West +1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
FTK
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing FTK 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 England region with a requirement for FTK.

1 21 (70.00%) EnCase
2 17 (56.67%) Information Security
3 15 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (43.33%) E-Discovery
5 12 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
6 11 (36.67%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 10 (33.33%) Security Operations
7 10 (33.33%) SIEM
8 9 (30.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
8 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (30.00%) CISSP
8 9 (30.00%) Internet
8 9 (30.00%) CISA
8 9 (30.00%) CISM
8 9 (30.00%) Change Management
8 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
9 8 (26.67%) Law
9 8 (26.67%) EDRMS
9 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (26.67%) Relativity
9 8 (26.67%) Nuix
9 8 (26.67%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
10 7 (23.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 7 (23.33%) Data Loss Prevention

FTK
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) InfoPath
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 8 (26.67%) Relativity
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Internet
1 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (23.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) EDRMS
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Head of Operations
1 9 (30.00%) Head of Security
2 8 (26.67%) Head of Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Cybersecurity Investigator
3 7 (23.33%) Security Investigator
4 6 (20.00%) Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Forensic Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Computer Forensics Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Forensic Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Information Security
2 15 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (43.33%) E-Discovery
4 12 (40.00%) Forensic Analysis
5 10 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 10 (33.33%) SIEM
6 9 (30.00%) Change Management
6 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (30.00%) Threat Intelligence
7 8 (26.67%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
7 8 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 7 (23.33%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
9 3 (10.00%) e-Disclosure
10 2 (6.67%) Computer Security
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CISA
1 9 (30.00%) CISM
1 9 (30.00%) CISSP
2 7 (23.33%) GCIA
2 7 (23.33%) GCIH
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) GCFA
4 2 (6.67%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 21 (70.00%) EnCase
2 2 (6.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Nuix
2 2 (6.67%) Cellebrite
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft