Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Digital Forensics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Forensics over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Forensics
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 70 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10 -
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 13 23 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.61% 2.44% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 2.59% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 5
Median annual salary £67,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% +41.67% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £27,600
90th Percentile £68,750 £46,250 £36,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £35,785
% change year-on-year +35.29% +18.77% -4.57%

Digital Forensics 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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 448 888 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.96% 94.37% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 353 624 801
Median annual salary £47,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% +6.02% +7.79%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,875 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Digital Forensics
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing Digital Forensics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Forensics in Warwickshire

Digital Forensics
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Digital Forensics in Warwickshire.

Salary trend for Digital Forensics in Warwickshire

Digital Forensics
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Digital Forensics in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Digital Forensics in Warwickshire

Digital Forensics
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Forensics within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Stratford-upon-Avon +2 1 £42,500 +54.55%
Warwick - 1 £42,500 -
Digital Forensics
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing Digital Forensics 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Digital Forensics.

1 13 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (69.23%) Network Architecture
4 8 (61.54%) Splunk
4 8 (61.54%) SIEM
4 8 (61.54%) Mac OS
4 8 (61.54%) LogRhythm
4 8 (61.54%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (61.54%) Cyberattack
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) ISO 9001
4 8 (61.54%) AlienVault
4 8 (61.54%) CREST Certified
4 8 (61.54%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (38.46%) Legal
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Law
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
6 4 (30.77%) Case Management
6 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 17025
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office

Digital Forensics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas eDiscovery
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) EDRMS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
2 4 (30.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Digital Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Forensic Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Security Incident Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Cyberattack
1 8 (61.54%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Mac OS
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (92.31%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Network Architecture
4 8 (61.54%) SIEM
5 4 (30.77%) Case Management
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) e-Disclosure
6 1 (7.69%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) CREST Certified
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (61.54%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (61.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 17025
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (7.69%) EnCase
2 1 (7.69%) FTK
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) AlienVault
1 8 (61.54%) LogRhythm
1 8 (61.54%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) Nuix