The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 203 246 247
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 28 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.17% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.20% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 0
Average salary £95,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
Reverse Engineering
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the North West

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the North West

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 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
Manchester +35 16 £95,000 +206.45% 2
Cheshire +20 6 £42,500 -10.52%
Merseyside - 6 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (75.76%) Windows
3 22 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (60.61%) Banking
5 19 (57.58%) Management Information System
6 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
6 17 (51.52%) Risk Assessment
7 16 (48.48%) Network Security
7 16 (48.48%) Unix
8 15 (45.45%) Security Operations
9 14 (42.42%) Incident Management
9 14 (42.42%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (36.36%) Client/Server
11 11 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
11 11 (33.33%) Software Audit
11 11 (33.33%) Social Engineering
11 11 (33.33%) Server Hardening
11 11 (33.33%) SDLC
11 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 11 (33.33%) Blackberry
11 11 (33.33%) Web Services
11 11 (33.33%) Wireless
11 11 (33.33%) Security Management
11 11 (33.33%) Apple iOS
11 11 (33.33%) SIEM
11 11 (33.33%) Security Testing
11 11 (33.33%) Android
11 11 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
11 11 (33.33%) Security Architecture
11 11 (33.33%) Time Management

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
2 16 (48.48%) Network Security
3 11 (33.33%) Wireless
4 9 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (18.18%) tcpdump
5 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
6 3 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 20 (60.61%) Banking
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Penetration Tester
1 19 (57.58%) Tester
2 12 (36.36%) Security Penetration Tester
2 12 (36.36%) Security Tester
3 10 (30.30%) Applications Tester
3 10 (30.30%) Mobile Tester
4 9 (27.27%) Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Cyberthreat Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Malware Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Tester
8 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Management Information System
2 12 (36.36%) Client/Server
3 11 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (27.27%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
3 11 (33.33%) Android
3 11 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 3 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (51.52%) Risk Assessment
4 15 (45.45%) Security Operations
5 14 (42.42%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (42.42%) Incident Management
6 11 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
6 11 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
6 11 (33.33%) Network Design
6 11 (33.33%) SDLC
6 11 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 11 (33.33%) Security Management
6 11 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 11 (33.33%) Server Hardening
6 11 (33.33%) SIEM
6 11 (33.33%) Social Engineering
6 11 (33.33%) Software Audit
6 11 (33.33%) Time Management
7 9 (27.27%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 9 (27.27%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
1 3 (9.09%) C++
1 3 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) GCIH
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) GCIA
3 3 (9.09%) SANS
4 2 (6.06%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) EnCE
4 2 (6.06%) GCFA
4 2 (6.06%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) NetWitness
2 2 (6.06%) AlienVault
2 2 (6.06%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.06%) Splunk
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Avecto Limited
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive dependant on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago