The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 758 821 804
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -17
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 115 98 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.083% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 64 78 48
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £100,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend

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

Reverse Engineering Salary Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Salary Histogram in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
England +71 112 £50,000 -4.76% 13
London +64 53 £48,500 -26.79% 6
South East +19 34 £55,000 +18.91% 2
South West -3 18 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Gloucestershire +2 17 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Berkshire +20 16 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Reading - 8 £57,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes -10 7 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 7 £55,000 -
Docklands, London - 7 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
Slough - 6 £47,500 -
Cheltenham +11 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Hampshire +6 5 £55,000 -18.51%
City of London +27 4 £59,250 +12.85% 3
Leicester - 4 £55,000 -
Surrey +25 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland +11 3 - -
Oxfordshire +3 3 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +1 3 £40,000 -48.71%
Glasgow 0 3 - -
Basingstoke +23 2 £57,500 -14.81%
Guildford +12 2 £46,250 -7.50%
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Birmingham -18 1 £40,000 -48.71%
Gloucester -19 1 £45,000 -14.28%

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 87 (42.03%) Information Security
2 83 (40.10%) Finance
3 78 (37.68%) Cyber Security
4 74 (35.75%) Penetration Testing
5 70 (33.82%) Malware Analysis
6 64 (30.92%) Linux
7 59 (28.50%) Windows
8 56 (27.05%) Analytical Skills
9 47 (22.71%) Firewall
10 46 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 44 (21.26%) SQL
12 41 (19.81%) C
13 40 (19.32%) SIEM
14 38 (18.36%) Management Information System
15 36 (17.39%) Perl
15 36 (17.39%) Degree
16 35 (16.91%) C++
17 30 (14.49%) Python
18 29 (14.01%) Java
18 29 (14.01%) DV Cleared
18 29 (14.01%) Open Source
19 27 (13.04%) UNIX
20 26 (12.56%) Risk Assessment
21 25 (12.08%) Banking
21 25 (12.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 24 (11.59%) Computer Science
23 23 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
24 22 (10.63%) CISSP
25 20 (9.66%) Microsoft
25 20 (9.66%) C#

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 13 (6.28%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.83%) Apache
3 9 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.45%) IIS
4 3 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.48%) JBoss
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) Liferay
6 1 (0.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.35%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Taleo
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.71%) Firewall
2 23 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (9.18%) TCP/IP
4 18 (8.70%) Wireless
4 18 (8.70%) Network Security
5 9 (4.35%) DNS
6 8 (3.86%) Wireshark
7 7 (3.38%) VPN
8 5 (2.42%) Internet
9 4 (1.93%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.48%) HTTP
10 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.76%) SQL Server
1 14 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (4.83%) Data Mining
3 9 (4.35%) QlikView
4 8 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (1.45%) Big Data
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.97%) DB2
8 2 (0.97%) MySQL
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.48%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.48%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (9.18%) GDB
2 14 (6.76%) WinDbg
3 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.97%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.48%) Maven
5 1 (0.48%) Subversion
5 1 (0.48%) ERwin
5 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
General
1 83 (40.10%) Finance
2 25 (12.08%) Banking
3 18 (8.70%) Legal
4 15 (7.25%) Military
5 13 (6.28%) Law
6 10 (4.83%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.42%) Retail
8 3 (1.45%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.97%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (25.60%) Analyst
2 35 (16.91%) Developer
3 24 (11.59%) Security Analyst
4 17 (8.21%) Consultant
5 16 (7.73%) Security Engineer
6 14 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (6.28%) Malware Analyst
8 12 (5.80%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.80%) Team Leader
9 11 (5.31%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.31%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.83%) Operations Team Leader
11 9 (4.35%) Security Specialist
12 8 (3.86%) Security Operations Analyst
12 8 (3.86%) Business Developer
12 8 (3.86%) Operations Analyst
13 7 (3.38%) Web Support Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Web Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Applications Support Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.86%) Web Services
1 8 (3.86%) .NET
2 7 (3.38%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.42%) JNI
3 5 (2.42%) Dalvik
4 4 (1.93%) HTML
4 4 (1.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.48%) MDX
5 1 (0.48%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.48%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.48%) JSR 168
5 1 (0.48%) GWT
5 1 (0.48%) jQuery
5 1 (0.48%) JSR 286
5 1 (0.48%) Spring
5 1 (0.48%) JSF
5 1 (0.48%) JDBC
5 1 (0.48%) JSP
5 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (27.05%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (18.36%) Management Information System
3 24 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.25%) Cryptography
4 15 (7.25%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.86%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (3.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.93%) Cybercrime
7 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.93%) iPhone
7 4 (1.93%) Statistics
8 3 (1.45%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.97%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.97%) Physics
9 2 (0.97%) SCADA
9 2 (0.97%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (30.92%) Linux
2 59 (28.50%) Windows
3 27 (13.04%) UNIX
4 12 (5.80%) Android
5 10 (4.83%) Mac OS X
6 9 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.38%) VMS
8 5 (2.42%) zOS
9 3 (1.45%) AIX
9 3 (1.45%) Solaris
10 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.03%) Information Security
2 78 (37.68%) Cyber Security
3 74 (35.75%) Penetration Testing
4 70 (33.82%) Malware Analysis
5 40 (19.32%) SIEM
6 29 (14.01%) Open Source
7 26 (12.56%) Risk Assessment
8 25 (12.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 20 (9.66%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (9.18%) ITIL
11 18 (8.70%) Data Security
11 18 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 18 (8.70%) Ethical Hacking
11 18 (8.70%) Wealth Management
12 16 (7.73%) Project Management
12 16 (7.73%) Computer Forensics
13 15 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (6.76%) Predictive Modelling
14 14 (6.76%) Linux Kernel Development
14 14 (6.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (21.26%) SQL
2 41 (19.81%) C
3 36 (17.39%) Perl
4 35 (16.91%) C++
5 30 (14.49%) Python
6 29 (14.01%) Java
7 20 (9.66%) C#
8 19 (9.18%) Bash Shell
9 17 (8.21%) PHP
10 16 (7.73%) Ruby
11 6 (2.90%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.42%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.42%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.42%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.93%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.97%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 36 (17.39%) Degree
3 29 (14.01%) DV Cleared
4 22 (10.63%) CISSP
5 20 (9.66%) GCIH
6 14 (6.76%) GCFA
7 13 (6.28%) SC Cleared
7 13 (6.28%) GIAC
8 11 (5.31%) CISM
9 10 (4.83%) EnCE
10 9 (4.35%) GCIA
11 8 (3.86%) GPEN
11 8 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (3.86%) CEH
12 5 (2.42%) CCNA
13 3 (1.45%) CNA
13 3 (1.45%) CNE
13 3 (1.45%) Novell Certification
13 3 (1.45%) SSCP
13 3 (1.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.83%) HIPAA
1 10 (4.83%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.48%) FISMA
System Software
1 15 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.76%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.86%) Snort
4 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Firmware
4 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (0.97%) Nessus
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.25%) VMware
3 12 (5.80%) Oracle
4 9 (4.35%) Splunk
5 8 (3.86%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.93%) Trustwave
6 4 (1.93%) Coverity
6 4 (1.93%) BT
7 3 (1.45%) Citrix
7 3 (1.45%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.97%) Cisco
8 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.48%) Pega
9 1 (0.48%) Cognos
9 1 (0.48%) Sun
9 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.48%) Symantec
9 1 (0.48%) ArcSight
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago