Period
to 24 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for E-Discovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited E-Discovery over the 6 months to 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 626 714 747
Rank change year-on-year +88 +33 -57
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 79 79 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 56 61
London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £29,816 £33,750 £44,500
90th Percentile £130,500 £100,375 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

E-Discovery 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 47,737 58,408 65,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.28% 92.60% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38,297 47,126 53,028
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.16%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

E-Discovery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing E-Discovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing E-Discovery in London.

Salary trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing E-Discovery in London over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery within the London region over the 6 months to 24 January 2020. 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
Central London +49 33 £52,500 -16.00%
West London +22 8 £105,000 +55.56% 2
East London - 2 £85,000 -
E-Discovery
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, IT jobs citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 30 (37.97%) Degree
2 29 (36.71%) Digital Forensics
3 28 (35.44%) EnCase
4 26 (32.91%) Nuix
5 25 (31.65%) SQL
5 25 (31.65%) Windows
5 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
6 21 (26.58%) Perl
6 21 (26.58%) FTK
7 20 (25.32%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
7 20 (25.32%) Law
8 19 (24.05%) Java
9 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
9 18 (22.78%) Forensic Analysis
10 17 (21.52%) Relativity
10 17 (21.52%) Computer Forensics
11 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Excel
11 16 (20.25%) VB
11 16 (20.25%) C++
12 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
12 15 (18.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 14 (17.72%) Data Analysis
13 14 (17.72%) Legal
14 13 (16.46%) Analytics
15 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (13.92%) Cellebrite
17 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (12.66%) Deadline-Driven
17 10 (12.66%) EDRMS

E-Discovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) IBM Notes
2 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) Confluence
3 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (18.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Relativity
2 7 (8.86%) DocuMatrix
3 6 (7.59%) Concordance
3 6 (7.59%) Ringtail
3 6 (7.59%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Azure
2 4 (5.06%) AWS
2 4 (5.06%) GCP
2 4 (5.06%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (5.06%) SoftLayer
3 3 (3.80%) Office 365
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Internet
1 4 (5.06%) NAS
1 4 (5.06%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) DKIM
3 1 (1.27%) DMARC
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) EDRMS
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.27%) Big Data
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.27%) HBase
3 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) JIRA
General
1 20 (25.32%) Law
2 14 (17.72%) Legal
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.06%) French Language
5 2 (2.53%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Consultant
2 11 (13.92%) Forensic Consultant
3 8 (10.13%) Computer Forensics Consultant
4 6 (7.59%) E-Discovery Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) E-Discovery Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Sales Director
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Forensic Investigator
6 4 (5.06%) Junior
6 4 (5.06%) Junior Consultant
6 4 (5.06%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.80%) Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.53%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.53%) Forensic Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Support Officer
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Trainer
8 2 (2.53%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) Regular Expression
2 6 (7.59%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (7.59%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (1.27%) Guice
3 1 (1.27%) Kafka
3 1 (1.27%) Lucene
3 1 (1.27%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (1.27%) Spring
3 1 (1.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
2 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.13%) Cyberattack
4 8 (10.13%) NHS
5 6 (7.59%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.53%) Clustering
6 2 (2.53%) Online Games
7 1 (1.27%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.27%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) Social Media
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Unix
3 4 (5.06%) Android
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Digital Forensics
2 20 (25.32%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
3 18 (22.78%) Forensic Analysis
4 17 (21.52%) Computer Forensics
5 14 (17.72%) Data Analysis
6 13 (16.46%) Analytics
7 10 (12.66%) Data Conversion
7 10 (12.66%) Deadline-Driven
7 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (8.86%) Document Management
10 6 (7.59%) ETL
10 6 (7.59%) Machine Learning
11 5 (6.33%) Contract Management
11 5 (6.33%) Lead Generation
11 5 (6.33%) Time Management
11 5 (6.33%) Validation
12 4 (5.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) Perl
3 19 (24.05%) Java
4 16 (20.25%) C++
4 16 (20.25%) VB
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.33%) C
8 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.53%) C#
9 2 (2.53%) VBA
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 6 (7.59%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 28 (35.44%) EnCase
2 21 (26.58%) FTK
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Nuix
2 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.92%) Cellebrite
4 8 (10.13%) Recommind
5 6 (7.59%) Veritas
6 4 (5.06%) Apple
6 4 (5.06%) IBM
6 4 (5.06%) Lotus
6 4 (5.06%) VMware
7 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) Polycom
8 1 (1.27%) iManage