The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Computer Forensics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Forensics over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Forensics
England / South East
Rank - 449 451
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 0 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.047% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.054% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +35.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +100.00%  

Computer 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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12834 16793 17945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.09% 87.12% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 14147 14276
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Computer Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Forensics in the South East

Computer Forensics
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Forensics in the South East.

Salary trend for Computer Forensics in the South East