The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 742 876 872
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -4
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 185 108 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.098% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 136 62 84
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,000 £78,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
86074 96066 99488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.83% 87.26% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71841 78584 80267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 181 £58,500 +6.36% 23
London +49 64 £65,000 +30.00% 7
South West +62 57 £50,000 - 3
Gloucestershire +41 54 £50,000 - 3
South East +25 33 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Cheltenham - 29 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire +13 15 £43,750 -23.91% 5
City of London +66 12 £61,250 +25.00% 2
Southampton - 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands +7 11 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Oxfordshire -10 10 £25,000 -59.18%
North West +20 9 £70,000 -
Warwickshire - 9 £45,000 - 2
Manchester +13 7 £70,000 -
Abingdon - 7 - -
East of England +33 6 £48,000 -16.52%
Reading +13 5 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire +4 5 £50,000 - 2
Suffolk - 4 £48,000 -
Nuneaton - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey - 3 £52,500 -
Bristol - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +22 2 £47,500 -17.39%
County Antrim - 2 £41,250 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £41,250 -
Warwick - 2 £45,000 - 2
Worcester - 2 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £55,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £52,500 -
Banbury - 2 £25,000 -

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 138 (40.71%) Security Cleared
2 129 (38.05%) Cybersecurity
3 114 (33.63%) C++
4 107 (31.56%) Penetration Testing
5 97 (28.61%) Java
6 92 (27.14%) C
7 83 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (24.19%) Finance
8 82 (24.19%) C#
9 80 (23.60%) Python
10 75 (22.12%) Windows
10 75 (22.12%) SQL
10 75 (22.12%) DV Cleared
11 74 (21.83%) Linux
12 72 (21.24%) Degree
13 70 (20.65%) Big Data
14 68 (20.06%) Software Engineering
15 66 (19.47%) Malware Analysis
16 65 (19.17%) GIAC
17 63 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
17 63 (18.58%) Android
18 62 (18.29%) Information Security
19 57 (16.81%) SANS
20 56 (16.52%) SC Cleared
21 52 (15.34%) SQL Server
21 52 (15.34%) Objective-C
22 51 (15.04%) CISSP
23 48 (14.16%) Ethical Hacking
24 46 (13.57%) Apple iOS
25 45 (13.27%) CREST Certified

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.13%) Apache Pig
3 12 (3.54%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.65%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.47%) Confluence
5 5 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.18%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) CMS
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.85%) TCP/IP
2 25 (7.37%) Internet
3 23 (6.78%) Firewall
4 22 (6.49%) DNS
5 21 (6.19%) SMTP
6 17 (5.01%) Wireless
7 14 (4.13%) HTTP
8 13 (3.83%) Wireshark
9 11 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (3.24%) Network Security
9 11 (3.24%) SSL
10 9 (2.65%) HTTPS
11 6 (1.77%) tcpdump
12 3 (0.88%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.88%) DAB
12 3 (0.88%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.88%) NFC
12 3 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.59%) SSH
13 2 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (20.65%) Big Data
2 52 (15.34%) SQL Server
3 34 (10.03%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (5.60%) Hadoop
9 18 (5.31%) PowerPivot
10 17 (5.01%) OLAP
10 17 (5.01%) OLTP
11 16 (4.72%) Apache Hive
11 16 (4.72%) Data Mining
12 15 (4.42%) Power BI
12 15 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (4.13%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (3.24%) MongoDB
15 7 (2.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (5.01%) WinDbg
2 10 (2.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.65%) Metasploit
4 7 (2.06%) JIRA
5 6 (1.77%) Subversion
6 4 (1.18%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.88%) ERwin
7 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.59%) AppScan
8 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.59%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.59%) git-flow
8 2 (0.59%) Maven
8 2 (0.59%) Paros
8 2 (0.59%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.59%) Selenium
9 1 (0.29%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 82 (24.19%) Finance
2 27 (7.96%) Banking
3 22 (6.49%) Games
4 16 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.36%) Legal
5 8 (2.36%) Retail
6 7 (2.06%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.77%) Electronics
7 6 (1.77%) Marketing
8 5 (1.47%) Automotive
8 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (18.88%) Developer
2 58 (17.11%) Analyst
3 52 (15.34%) Tester
4 48 (14.16%) Penetration Tester
5 30 (8.85%) Software Engineer
6 29 (8.55%) Security Analyst
6 29 (8.55%) SQL Developer
7 26 (7.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 23 (6.78%) Consultant
9 22 (6.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 21 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 21 (6.19%) SSIS Developer
11 18 (5.31%) Research Engineer
12 17 (5.01%) SSAS Developer
13 16 (4.72%) SQL Server Developer
14 15 (4.42%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (4.13%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 14 (4.13%) Microsoft Developer
16 13 (3.83%) Security Specialist
17 12 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.91%) HTML
2 25 (7.37%) .NET
2 25 (7.37%) XML
3 24 (7.08%) J2EE
4 22 (6.49%) Web Services
5 17 (5.01%) Java EE
6 16 (4.72%) Hibernate
6 16 (4.72%) Spring
7 14 (4.13%) EJB
7 14 (4.13%) Flash
8 13 (3.83%) Regular Expression
8 13 (3.83%) STL
9 12 (3.54%) Middleware
10 9 (2.65%) JNI
11 8 (2.36%) MDX
12 6 (1.77%) XSD
13 5 (1.47%) JSON
13 5 (1.47%) XSLT
14 4 (1.18%) Node.js
15 3 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.14%) Visualisation
3 30 (8.85%) Cyber Attack
4 29 (8.55%) Management Information System
5 27 (7.96%) Computer Science
6 25 (7.37%) Cyberthreat
7 19 (5.60%) Blog
7 19 (5.60%) Cryptography
7 19 (5.60%) Cybercrime
8 14 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (3.83%) Client/Server
9 13 (3.83%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (3.83%) Mathematics
10 12 (3.54%) iPhone
11 11 (3.24%) SCADA
11 11 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (2.95%) Algorithms
12 10 (2.95%) Replication
13 9 (2.65%) Virtual Team
14 8 (2.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 75 (22.12%) Windows
2 74 (21.83%) Linux
3 63 (18.58%) Android
4 46 (13.57%) Apple iOS
5 29 (8.55%) Unix
6 13 (3.83%) Mac OS X
7 12 (3.54%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.88%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.59%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) Debian
10 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.29%) HPUX
10 1 (0.29%) Solaris
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (38.05%) Cybersecurity
2 107 (31.56%) Penetration Testing
3 83 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.06%) Software Engineering
5 66 (19.47%) Malware Analysis
6 62 (18.29%) Information Security
7 48 (14.16%) Ethical Hacking
8 43 (12.68%) SIEM
9 41 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (10.62%) ETL
11 31 (9.14%) Data Analysis
12 30 (8.85%) Mobile Development
13 27 (7.96%) Security Operations
14 26 (7.67%) Data Modelling
15 24 (7.08%) Automated Testing
15 24 (7.08%) Data Management
16 21 (6.19%) Workflow
17 20 (5.90%) Mentoring
18 19 (5.60%) Coaching
18 19 (5.60%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 114 (33.63%) C++
2 97 (28.61%) Java
3 92 (27.14%) C
4 82 (24.19%) C#
5 80 (23.60%) Python
6 75 (22.12%) SQL
7 52 (15.34%) Objective-C
8 39 (11.50%) JavaScript
9 31 (9.14%) Perl
10 26 (7.67%) T-SQL
11 15 (4.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 13 (3.83%) Apple Swift
13 10 (2.95%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.06%) Ruby
15 5 (1.47%) PHP
15 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.47%) Scala
15 5 (1.47%) VB
16 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 138 (40.71%) Security Cleared
2 75 (22.12%) DV Cleared
3 72 (21.24%) Degree
4 65 (19.17%) GIAC
5 57 (16.81%) SANS
6 56 (16.52%) SC Cleared
7 51 (15.04%) CISSP
8 45 (13.27%) CREST Certified
9 29 (8.55%) CEH
9 29 (8.55%) GCIH
10 24 (7.08%) GCIA
11 22 (6.49%) GREM
11 22 (6.49%) MCSE
11 22 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (6.49%) SSCP
12 21 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (5.90%) CCNA
13 20 (5.90%) Linux+ Certification
13 20 (5.90%) Network+ Certification
14 19 (5.60%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.13%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (1.18%) QA
5 2 (0.59%) COBIT
5 2 (0.59%) COSO
5 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (2.06%) Firmware
3 4 (1.18%) Snort
4 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.59%) Docker
5 2 (0.59%) HDFS
5 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.59%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) KVM
6 1 (0.29%) Samba
6 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.60%) EnCase
2 7 (2.06%) Nmap
3 6 (1.77%) Nessus
4 2 (0.59%) Ambari
4 2 (0.59%) FTK
4 2 (0.59%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.59%) Puppet
4 2 (0.59%) Salt
4 2 (0.59%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.29%) QRadar
5 1 (0.29%) Terraform
5 1 (0.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 41 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.08%) Cisco
3 22 (6.49%) Splunk
4 20 (5.90%) Sophos
5 16 (4.72%) Fortinet
5 16 (4.72%) Trend Micro
6 8 (2.36%) Oracle
7 7 (2.06%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.77%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.47%) VMware
10 4 (1.18%) Remedy
10 4 (1.18%) SAP
11 3 (0.88%) IBM
11 3 (0.88%) LogRhythm
11 3 (0.88%) QNX
11 3 (0.88%) Rally
12 2 (0.59%) EMC
12 2 (0.59%) i2
12 2 (0.59%) Tableau
12 2 (0.59%) WorldPay
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