Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 482 667 717
Rank change year-on-year +185 +50 +32
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 46 84 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 95
Median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +42.11% -13.64%
10th Percentile £53,750 £39,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £103,125 £85,000 £76,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +50.00% -18.18%

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 24,033 52,404 64,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.48% 93.11% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19,453 42,497 51,437
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +7.44% +0.83%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing E-Discovery in London.

Salary trend for E-Discovery in London

E-Discovery
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing E-Discovery in London over the 6 months to 14 August 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 14 August 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 +139 21 £82,000 +28.63% 2
West London +61 8 £65,000 -13.33%
E-Discovery
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 20 (43.48%) Information Security
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (30.43%) Linux
5 13 (28.26%) Windows
5 13 (28.26%) EDRMS
5 13 (28.26%) SaaS
5 13 (28.26%) Nuix
5 13 (28.26%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
6 12 (26.09%) Relativity
6 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
6 12 (26.09%) Degree
7 11 (23.91%) Azure
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.91%) Finance
7 11 (23.91%) Office 365
7 11 (23.91%) User Stories
7 11 (23.91%) EnCase
8 10 (21.74%) GDPR
8 10 (21.74%) Veritas eDiscovery
9 9 (19.57%) Cyber Defence
9 9 (19.57%) Analytics
9 9 (19.57%) Unix
10 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (17.39%) User Experience
10 8 (17.39%) Cyberattack
11 7 (15.22%) Digital Forensics
11 7 (15.22%) Java

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 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Relativity
2 10 (21.74%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 2 (4.35%) Sentinel
4 1 (2.17%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) SaaS
2 11 (23.91%) Azure
2 11 (23.91%) Office 365
3 5 (10.87%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.35%) PBX
4 2 (4.35%) Skype
4 2 (4.35%) Softphone
4 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
5 1 (2.17%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) EDRMS
2 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.70%) HBase
3 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JMeter
1 1 (2.17%) JUnit
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Legal
3 5 (10.87%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Front Office
5 2 (4.35%) Advertising
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) German Language
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Product Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Security Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Technical Product Manager
4 5 (10.87%) E-Discovery Specialist
4 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) E-Discovery Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Messaging Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (2.17%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Apache Thrift
2 4 (8.70%) Guice
2 4 (8.70%) Kafka
2 4 (8.70%) Lucene
2 4 (8.70%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (8.70%) Spring
3 3 (6.52%) React
3 3 (6.52%) Vert.x
3 3 (6.52%) XMPP
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Cyber Defence
2 8 (17.39%) Cyberattack
2 8 (17.39%) User Experience
3 6 (13.04%) Cybercrime
3 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.35%) Wiki
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Unix
4 6 (13.04%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Information Security
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (28.26%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 12 (26.09%) Incident Management
5 12 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (23.91%) User Stories
7 9 (19.57%) Analytics
8 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (15.22%) Digital Forensics
10 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.04%) DevOps
10 6 (13.04%) Information Security Management
10 6 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (13.04%) Product Management
10 6 (13.04%) Scrum
10 6 (13.04%) Security Management
10 6 (13.04%) SIEM
10 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) GIAC
3 5 (10.87%) Master's Degree
4 4 (8.70%) CCIE
4 4 (8.70%) CHFI
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.70%) CISM
4 4 (8.70%) CISSP
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) CCNA
5 3 (6.52%) CCSA
5 3 (6.52%) JNCIA
5 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CCIE Security
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) GDPR
2 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) EnCase
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (13.04%) FTK
4 3 (6.52%) Ansible
5 2 (4.35%) CASB
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (4.35%) SCCM
6 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Nuix
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Canon
3 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Mitel
3 2 (4.35%) Netskope
3 2 (4.35%) RightFax
3 2 (4.35%) Sophos
4 1 (2.17%) Spotify