The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Digital Forensics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Forensics
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 185 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 -  
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.024% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £51,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.50% -6.36%  

Digital Forensics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3815 3167 3026
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.09% 90.25% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 2709 2524
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Digital Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Digital Forensics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Forensics in Manchester

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Forensics in Manchester.

Salary trend for Digital Forensics in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Digital Forensics 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) GREM
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) EnCE
5 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) GCIH
5 1 (20.00%) GCFA
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) GIAC
5 1 (20.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre

Digital Forensics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) EnCE
2 1 (20.00%) GCFA
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) GREM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Manchester, Lancashire
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