Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Forensic Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Forensic Consultant
England > London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 798 854 822
Rank change year-on-year +56 -32 +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Forensic Consultant 6 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.004% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.004% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 33
London median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +52.38% -8.70%
10th Percentile £56,000 £51,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,000 £99,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +59.09% -16.19% -30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 63,723 70,831 73,026
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.65% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52,287 55,596 63,136
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,207 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

Forensic Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Forensic Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Forensic Consultant in London

Forensic Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Forensic Consultant in London

Forensic Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forensic Consultant in London over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Forensic Consultant in London

Forensic Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Forensic Consultant job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Forensic Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Analytics
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Forensic Accounting
3 3 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
5 1 (16.67%) R

Forensic Consultant Skill Set
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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Relativity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Forensic Accounting
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FTK
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cellebrite