The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CFCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IACIS Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 941 987
Permanent jobs citing CFCE 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.023% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £72,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +52.63%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £47,500

CFCE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21879 26355 30467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.63% 26.72% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17040 21310 24136
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CFCE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CFCE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CFCE in the UK

CFCE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CFCE in the UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing CFCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CFCE.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) EnCE
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) GCED
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering

CFCE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) EnCE
1 1 (100.00%) GCED
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CSIRT