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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Forensics
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 430 472
Rank change year-on-year +62 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Forensics 12 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.082% 0.066% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.076% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 7
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -25.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £20,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -3.22%  

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 12774 15798 18424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.89% 86.67% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10566 13274 14770
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

Computer Forensics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Forensics in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Forensics in the South East

Computer Forensics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Forensics within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 6 £37,000 -
Surrey +32 3 £52,500 +162.50%
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £40,000 -
Computer Forensics
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer 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 South East region with a requirement for Computer Forensics.

1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
1 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Automotive
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) GoogleTest
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Law
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) NUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development

Computer Forensics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) GoogleTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 6 (50.00%) Automotive
2 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
1 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
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