The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 425 445 417
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 13 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.036% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.044% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +13.51%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17316 18024 16618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.10% 80.96% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14188 13953 13512
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the South East

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the South East

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Berkshire +16 7 £78,750 -
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Hampshire +6 2 £44,750 -0.55%
Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 26 (55.32%) Cyber Security
2 24 (51.06%) Linux
3 21 (44.68%) Windows
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) Information Security
5 17 (36.17%) Malware Analysis
5 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
6 16 (34.04%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (31.91%) Degree
8 12 (25.53%) Python
9 11 (23.40%) Firewall
9 11 (23.40%) Finance
9 11 (23.40%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (21.28%) SIEM
10 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
10 10 (21.28%) Java
10 10 (21.28%) Perl
11 9 (19.15%) Open Source
11 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
11 9 (19.15%) GREM
12 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (17.02%) C
12 8 (17.02%) UNIX
12 8 (17.02%) Oracle
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.89%) .NET
13 7 (14.89%) Apache
13 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
13 7 (14.89%) PHP

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) Apache
1 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.64%) IIS
2 5 (10.64%) JBoss
2 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) Liferay
4 2 (4.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Taleo
1 5 (10.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.38%) Network Security
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) DB2
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.38%) Big Data
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.26%) JasperReports
6 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Law
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (10.64%) Developer
2 5 (10.64%) Security Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Incident Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Security Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Ethical Hacker
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Incident Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Software Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) JDBC
2 2 (4.26%) JSP
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) Struts
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XSLT
2 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.26%) Spring
2 2 (4.26%) JSF
2 2 (4.26%) iBATIS
2 2 (4.26%) JSR 168
2 2 (4.26%) Spring MVC
2 2 (4.26%) GWT
2 2 (4.26%) jQuery
2 2 (4.26%) JSR 286
2 2 (4.26%) REST
2 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.26%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Physics
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) ASIC
6 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 21 (44.68%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) UNIX
4 4 (8.51%) Android
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Cyber Security
2 18 (38.30%) Information Security
3 17 (36.17%) Malware Analysis
4 16 (34.04%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.28%) SIEM
7 9 (19.15%) Open Source
8 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
8 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (10.64%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (10.64%) Content Management
9 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
9 5 (10.64%) Performance Management
10 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
10 4 (8.51%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Python
3 10 (21.28%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) Perl
4 9 (19.15%) Bash Shell
5 8 (17.02%) C
6 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 7 (14.89%) Ruby
7 6 (12.77%) C++
8 4 (8.51%) C#
9 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.91%) Degree
3 9 (19.15%) GREM
4 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared
5 6 (12.77%) GCIH
5 6 (12.77%) GCFA
5 6 (12.77%) GIAC
6 5 (10.64%) CISSP
6 5 (10.64%) CISM
6 5 (10.64%) EnCE
7 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.38%) CEH
7 3 (6.38%) GPEN
8 1 (2.13%) CHFI
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.13%) CNA
8 1 (2.13%) CNE
8 1 (2.13%) Novell Certification
8 1 (2.13%) GCIA
8 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
1 7 (14.89%) HIPAA
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.64%) XenServer
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (10.64%) Puppet
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) Sun
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Splunk
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) Coverity
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.13%) FireEye
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