The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Reverse Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 745 840
Rank change year-on-year -22 +95  
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 99 166 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 65 124 65
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00%  

Reverse Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75142 82315 90296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.99% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60877 69674 74649
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Engineering in England

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in England

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in England

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
London +10 44 £67,500 +3.84% 6
South East +46 30 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West -32 14 £48,750 +2.63%
North West -41 7 £42,500 -39.28%
West Midlands +2 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Reverse Engineering
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 107 (49.08%) Cybersecurity
2 101 (46.33%) Security Cleared
3 75 (34.40%) C
4 71 (32.57%) Windows
5 64 (29.36%) Linux
6 61 (27.98%) C++
7 60 (27.52%) Java
8 59 (27.06%) Finance
9 53 (24.31%) Python
10 49 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (21.10%) Penetration Testing
11 46 (21.10%) SQL
12 44 (20.18%) DV Cleared
12 44 (20.18%) Degree
12 44 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (19.27%) Computer Science
14 40 (18.35%) Unix
15 39 (17.89%) Malware Analysis
16 35 (16.06%) Information Security
17 34 (15.60%) SC Cleared
18 32 (14.68%) Malware Reverse Engineering
19 31 (14.22%) Perl
20 29 (13.30%) Cryptography
20 29 (13.30%) Android
20 29 (13.30%) Apple iOS
21 28 (12.84%) C#
22 27 (12.39%) Mac OS X
22 27 (12.39%) Banking
22 27 (12.39%) IDA Disassembler
23 26 (11.93%) Management Information System

Reverse Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (3.67%) Confluence
2 5 (2.29%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.29%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.83%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.38%) IIS
5 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.92%) JBoss
5 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.46%) nginx
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Global One
2 5 (2.29%) Northgate Housing
3 4 (1.83%) Eloqua
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) SaaS
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 4 (1.83%) Responsys
2 4 (1.83%) Taleo
3 2 (0.92%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) G Suite
4 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.63%) Wireshark
2 20 (9.17%) Firewall
3 16 (7.34%) DNS
3 16 (7.34%) HTTP
3 16 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.42%) SSL
5 12 (5.50%) tcpdump
6 11 (5.05%) Wireless
7 10 (4.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (3.67%) Network Security
9 6 (2.75%) SMTP
10 5 (2.29%) FTP
11 4 (1.83%) Internet
12 3 (1.38%) VoIP
13 2 (0.92%) DMZ
14 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.46%) LDAP
14 1 (0.46%) NFC
14 1 (0.46%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.88%) Big Data
3 11 (5.05%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.67%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.67%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.21%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (3.21%) Power BI
7 6 (2.75%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.75%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.83%) MySQL
10 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (12.39%) IDA Disassembler
2 17 (7.80%) OllyDbg
2 17 (7.80%) WinDbg
3 11 (5.05%) Metasploit
4 9 (4.13%) Burp Suite
4 9 (4.13%) JIRA
5 5 (2.29%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.83%) GDB
6 4 (1.83%) Subversion
7 3 (1.38%) AppScan
7 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.38%) Paros
8 2 (0.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.46%) Ant
9 1 (0.46%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.46%) Gradle
9 1 (0.46%) JUnit
9 1 (0.46%) Mockito
9 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
General
1 59 (27.06%) Finance
2 27 (12.39%) Banking
3 20 (9.17%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.96%) Legal
5 12 (5.50%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.59%) Electronics
6 10 (4.59%) Retail
7 8 (3.67%) Games
7 8 (3.67%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (22.48%) Analyst
2 36 (16.51%) Developer
3 24 (11.01%) Consultant
4 22 (10.09%) Penetration Tester
4 22 (10.09%) Tester
5 21 (9.63%) Research Engineer
6 19 (8.72%) Software Engineer
7 17 (7.80%) Malware Analyst
8 12 (5.50%) Team Leader
9 10 (4.59%) Business Analyst
9 10 (4.59%) Security Consultant
10 9 (4.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 8 (3.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
11 8 (3.67%) SQL Analyst
12 7 (3.21%) Java Engineer
12 7 (3.21%) Security Researcher
12 7 (3.21%) Senior Consultant
12 7 (3.21%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
12 7 (3.21%) Senior Penetration Tester
12 7 (3.21%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.34%) Regular Expression
2 11 (5.05%) XML
3 10 (4.59%) .NET
4 9 (4.13%) JDBC
5 8 (3.67%) Java EE
6 7 (3.21%) Spring
6 7 (3.21%) XSL
7 6 (2.75%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.75%) Spring MVC
7 6 (2.75%) XSD
8 5 (2.29%) Middleware
8 5 (2.29%) REST
8 5 (2.29%) SOAP
8 5 (2.29%) XForms
9 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.83%) HTML
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.38%) Apache Wicket
10 3 (1.38%) GWT
10 3 (1.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (19.27%) Computer Science
3 26 (11.93%) Management Information System
4 25 (11.47%) Cyber Attack
4 25 (11.47%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 24 (11.01%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (7.80%) Blog
7 8 (3.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.75%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.75%) CESG
9 6 (2.75%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.75%) Mainframe
10 5 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.83%) Cybercrime
12 3 (1.38%) Clustering
12 3 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.46%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 71 (32.57%) Windows
2 64 (29.36%) Linux
3 40 (18.35%) Unix
4 29 (13.30%) Android
4 29 (13.30%) Apple iOS
5 27 (12.39%) Mac OS X
6 9 (4.13%) Solaris
7 8 (3.67%) VxWorks
8 7 (3.21%) CentOS
9 6 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.83%) FreeBSD
11 3 (1.38%) Kali Linux
11 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.46%) Debian
13 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (49.08%) Cybersecurity
2 49 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (21.10%) Penetration Testing
4 39 (17.89%) Malware Analysis
5 35 (16.06%) Information Security
6 32 (14.68%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 29 (13.30%) Cryptography
8 24 (11.01%) Software Engineering
9 23 (10.55%) Ethical Hacking
10 22 (10.09%) Risk Management
11 20 (9.17%) Mathematics
11 20 (9.17%) Technical Analysis
12 18 (8.26%) Change Management
12 18 (8.26%) Project Management
12 18 (8.26%) Secure Coding
12 18 (8.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 17 (7.80%) ITIL
13 17 (7.80%) Scrum
13 17 (7.80%) SDLC
13 17 (7.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (34.40%) C
2 61 (27.98%) C++
3 60 (27.52%) Java
4 53 (24.31%) Python
5 46 (21.10%) SQL
6 31 (14.22%) Perl
7 28 (12.84%) C#
8 18 (8.26%) PowerShell
9 17 (7.80%) JavaScript
10 15 (6.88%) Ruby
11 14 (6.42%) PHP
12 12 (5.50%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.67%) UniBasic
14 7 (3.21%) Objective-C
14 7 (3.21%) XPath
15 6 (2.75%) VB
15 6 (2.75%) VBA
16 5 (2.29%) Korn
16 5 (2.29%) T-SQL
16 5 (2.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 101 (46.33%) Security Cleared
2 44 (20.18%) Degree
2 44 (20.18%) DV Cleared
3 34 (15.60%) SC Cleared
4 22 (10.09%) CISSP
5 20 (9.17%) GIAC
6 19 (8.72%) CREST Certified
7 17 (7.80%) CISM
8 14 (6.42%) CHECK Team Leader
8 14 (6.42%) GCFA
8 14 (6.42%) GCIH
9 12 (5.50%) CHECK Team Member
9 12 (5.50%) GPEN
9 12 (5.50%) SANS
10 11 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (5.05%) OSCP
11 9 (4.13%) CEH
11 9 (4.13%) CISA
11 9 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (3.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (3.67%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.75%) QA
4 5 (2.29%) PMO
5 3 (1.38%) GPG13
5 3 (1.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.75%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.75%) XenServer
2 5 (2.29%) Firmware
3 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) Docker
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) NFS
4 1 (0.46%) Samba
4 1 (0.46%) Squid
4 1 (0.46%) Varnish
4 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (4.13%) Puppet
2 8 (3.67%) Nessus
2 8 (3.67%) Nmap
3 6 (2.75%) Nagios
3 6 (2.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.29%) EnCase
4 5 (2.29%) Netcool
4 5 (2.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 5 (2.29%) SCOM
4 5 (2.29%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.83%) CSIRT
6 3 (1.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 3 (1.38%) FTK
6 3 (1.38%) HP Fortify
6 3 (1.38%) QRadar
6 3 (1.38%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.46%) Cacti
8 1 (0.46%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (7.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.96%) Oracle
3 12 (5.50%) Cisco
4 7 (3.21%) SAP
4 7 (3.21%) ServiceNow
4 7 (3.21%) VMware
5 6 (2.75%) Siebel
5 6 (2.75%) Sun
5 6 (2.75%) Tableau
6 5 (2.29%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (2.29%) Codenomicon
6 5 (2.29%) Forcepoint
6 5 (2.29%) Northgate
6 5 (2.29%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.38%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.38%) Huawei
7 3 (1.38%) IBM
7 3 (1.38%) Intel
8 2 (0.92%) HP
8 2 (0.92%) Perforce
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