Period
to 11 December 2019

The median annual salary for an E-Discovery Director was £130,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

eDiscovery Director
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1048 1142 -
Rank change year-on-year +94 - +1232
Permanent jobs requiring an E-Discovery Director 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
UK median annual salary £130,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.33% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 127,641 153,114 172,629
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.87% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 102,290 122,906 138,893
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

E-Discovery Director
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured E-Discovery Director in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for E-Discovery Director in the UK

E-Discovery Director
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for E-Discovery Director in the UK

E-Discovery Director
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing E-Discovery Director within the UK over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. 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
England +109 1 £130,000 +73.33%
London +70 1 £130,000 +73.33%

E-Discovery Director Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, E-Discovery Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring E-Discovery Director in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence

E-Discovery Director Skill Set
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberattack
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) E-Discovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management