Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Forensic Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Forensic Analysis over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Forensic Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 508 523 586
Rank change year-on-year +15 +63 +32
Permanent jobs citing Forensic Analysis 17 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.090% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.10% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 9
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £19,625 £42,500
90th Percentile £51,150 £62,675 £60,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +2.68% +12.00%

Forensic Analysis 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 25,775 26,978 31,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.23% 89.58% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21,288 22,296 26,100
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Forensic Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Forensic Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Forensic Analysis in the South East

Forensic Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Forensic Analysis in the South East

Forensic Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forensic Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Forensic Analysis in the South East

Forensic Analysis
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 Forensic Analysis within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Oxfordshire +17 13 £47,500 +65.22%
Thames Valley +16 13 £47,500 +65.22%
Surrey +19 2 £38,750 -22.50%
Hampshire -1 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Forensic Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Forensic Analysis 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 South East region with a requirement for Forensic Analysis.

1 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 14 (82.35%) CISSP
3 13 (76.47%) Legal
4 12 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) Linux
5 11 (64.71%) Python
5 11 (64.71%) Perl
5 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (64.71%) Network Design
5 11 (64.71%) Data Protection
5 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
5 11 (64.71%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (58.82%) Data Privacy
6 10 (58.82%) Private Cloud
6 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
6 10 (58.82%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (58.82%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (11.76%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) SIEM
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity

Forensic Analysis
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 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) SCCP
4 1 (5.88%) SMS
General
1 13 (76.47%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 14 (82.35%) Security Analyst
3 12 (70.59%) Information Analyst
3 12 (70.59%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Information Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Protection Act
1 10 (58.82%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Network Design
2 11 (64.71%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (58.82%) Data Privacy
3 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
3 10 (58.82%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) SABSA
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Perl
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
1 11 (64.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle