Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AccessData Forensic Toolkit (FTK)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1157 1255
Rank change year-on-year +14 +98 -15
Permanent jobs citing FTK 31 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 13
England median annual salary £66,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +31.25% -41.82%
10th Percentile £36,875 £31,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £77,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £66,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.71% +31.25% -41.82%

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 14838 15612 15888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.75% 8.76% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12288 12739 13020
England median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +9 23 £70,000 +33.33%
Midlands +41 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
North of England - 3 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
FTK
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (64.52%) EnCase
2 16 (51.61%) E-Discovery
3 15 (48.39%) Information Security
4 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (38.71%) SIEM
5 12 (38.71%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 12 (38.71%) Security Operations
6 11 (35.48%) Threat Intelligence
6 11 (35.48%) Data Protection
6 11 (35.48%) Incident Management
6 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
6 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL
6 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
6 11 (35.48%) CISSP
6 11 (35.48%) Internet
6 11 (35.48%) CISA
6 11 (35.48%) CISM
6 11 (35.48%) Change Management
7 10 (32.26%) Forensic Analysis
8 9 (29.03%) Data Loss Prevention
8 9 (29.03%) Nuix
8 9 (29.03%) Relativity
8 9 (29.03%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 9 (29.03%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
8 9 (29.03%) EDRMS
9 8 (25.81%) Law
10 5 (16.13%) Digital Forensics

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 4 (12.90%) InfoPath
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 9 (29.03%) Relativity
3 1 (3.23%) Ringtail
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Internet
1 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) EDRMS
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Law
3 4 (12.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Head of Operations
1 11 (35.48%) Head of Security
2 10 (32.26%) Head of Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Forensic Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Forensic Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Forensics Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity Investigator
6 3 (9.68%) Security Investigator
7 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) E-Discovery Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Forensic Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) E-Discovery
2 15 (48.39%) Information Security
3 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (38.71%) Security Operations
4 12 (38.71%) SIEM
5 11 (35.48%) Change Management
5 11 (35.48%) Data Protection
5 11 (35.48%) Incident Management
5 11 (35.48%) ITIL
5 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
5 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (35.48%) Threat Intelligence
6 10 (32.26%) Forensic Analysis
7 9 (29.03%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 9 (29.03%) Data Loss Prevention
7 9 (29.03%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
8 5 (16.13%) Digital Forensics
9 4 (12.90%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (12.90%) CRM
9 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) Python
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CISA
1 11 (35.48%) CISM
1 11 (35.48%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) GCFA
2 4 (12.90%) GCFE
3 3 (9.68%) GCIA
3 3 (9.68%) GCIH
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) EnCase
2 2 (6.45%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Nuix
2 4 (12.90%) Cellebrite
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Recommind