The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 159 193 185
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.030% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £95,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+206.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Reverse Engineering
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2942 3350 3162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.02% 84.79% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 2874 2758
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the Manchester region.

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in Manchester

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in Manchester

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 £80,000 -
Reverse Engineering
North West

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Reverse Engineering.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Network Security
4 13 (72.22%) Unix
4 13 (72.22%) Banking
5 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
5 10 (55.56%) Social Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Server Hardening
5 10 (55.56%) SDLC
5 10 (55.56%) Time Management
5 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (55.56%) Security Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Android
5 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
5 10 (55.56%) Blackberry
5 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) Network Design
5 10 (55.56%) Wireless
5 10 (55.56%) Security Management
6 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (16.67%) Digital Forensics

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Reverse Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 13 (72.22%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 12 (66.67%) Tester
2 11 (61.11%) Security Penetration Tester
2 11 (61.11%) Security Tester
3 9 (50.00%) Applications Tester
3 9 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 10 (55.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Unix
3 10 (55.56%) Android
3 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Network Design
3 10 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 10 (55.56%) Security Management
3 10 (55.56%) Security Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Server Hardening
3 10 (55.56%) Social Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Time Management
4 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) C++
1 3 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) GCIA
2 3 (16.67%) GCIH
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (11.11%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001