The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 225 - 188
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 6 0 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 17
Average salary £28,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4936 4175 4313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.41% 81.62% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 3580 3780
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the South West

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the South West

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £28,000 -
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 12 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) C
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) Information Security
5 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (38.89%) WinDbg
5 7 (38.89%) GDB
6 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) Military
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 3 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Advertising
9 3 (16.67%) GIAC
9 3 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (11.11%) Electronics
10 2 (11.11%) OO
10 2 (11.11%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.56%) GSM
3 1 (5.56%) SDH
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) WinDbg
1 7 (38.89%) GDB
2 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Military
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Forensic Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) GSM Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
1 11 (61.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) GIAC
4 2 (11.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Nmap
2 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WebInspect
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Coverity
3 2 (11.11%) Wind River
4 1 (5.56%) HP
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