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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 235 222 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 12 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.20% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.24% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
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
4911 5069 4222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.03% 82.65% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4143 4140 3628
Average salary £40,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 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
Gloucestershire -6 9 £50,000 +41.84% 2
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) DV Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) C++
3 21 (67.74%) C
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 19 (61.29%) Wireless
5 16 (51.61%) Information Security
5 16 (51.61%) GDB
6 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
6 15 (48.39%) WinDbg
6 15 (48.39%) Cyber Security
6 15 (48.39%) Linux Kernel Development
6 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (48.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 15 (48.39%) VMware
6 15 (48.39%) Military
6 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
6 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
7 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 5 (16.13%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) CEH
10 5 (16.13%) GIAC
11 4 (12.90%) Legal
11 4 (12.90%) GCFA
11 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.90%) UNIX
11 4 (12.90%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Wireless
2 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) GDB
2 15 (48.39%) WinDbg
3 4 (12.90%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (48.39%) Military
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Forensic Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Malware Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.45%) iPhone
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 15 (48.39%) Cyber Security
2 15 (48.39%) Linux Kernel Development
3 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (16.13%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) SIEM
8 2 (6.45%) Android Development
8 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.45%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) OOD
9 1 (3.23%) ETL
9 1 (3.23%) UML
9 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C++
2 21 (67.74%) C
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Security Cleared
2 22 (70.97%) DV Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) GIAC
4 5 (16.13%) CEH
5 4 (12.90%) GCFA
5 4 (12.90%) EnCE
5 4 (12.90%) GPEN
6 1 (3.23%) GREM
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) GCIA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Capita
2 1 (3.23%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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