The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 596 623
Rank change year-on-year +23 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 27 58 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 22
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +33.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.63% +10.00%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 31257 38448 39334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.42% 90.11% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26066 33015 32835
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in London

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in London

Reverse Engineering
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
City of London +40 9 £75,000 +2.73% 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 London region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
1 19 (38.78%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (30.61%) Information Security
3 15 (30.61%) Degree
4 14 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (28.57%) Finance
5 12 (24.49%) Secure Coding
6 10 (20.41%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (20.41%) CREST Certified
6 10 (20.41%) CHECK Team Leader
6 10 (20.41%) DV Cleared
6 10 (20.41%) Windows
7 9 (18.37%) CHECK Team Member
8 8 (16.33%) Linux
8 8 (16.33%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) SQL
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.33%) CESG
9 7 (14.29%) GIAC
9 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 7 (14.29%) Java
9 7 (14.29%) Python
9 7 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 7 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
10 6 (12.24%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 6 (12.24%) Cyber Intelligence

Reverse Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) Joomla!
1 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) GitHub
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.04%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.12%) IDA Disassembler
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) Burp Suite
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) sqlmap
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) GDB
3 1 (2.04%) Gradle
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Mockito
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
1 14 (28.57%) Tester
2 6 (12.24%) Web Specialist
3 5 (10.20%) Lead Tester
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Data Migration Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Migration Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) XML
2 6 (12.24%) JSON
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 3 (6.12%) CSS
4 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) jQuery
4 3 (6.12%) JSON Schema
5 2 (4.08%) Classic ASP
5 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.08%) iBATIS
5 2 (4.08%) Java EE
5 2 (4.08%) Java SE
5 2 (4.08%) JMS
5 2 (4.08%) JPA
5 2 (4.08%) Spring
5 2 (4.08%) Spring Integration
5 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
5 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.08%) XSL
6 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (16.33%) CESG
3 7 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (12.24%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
7 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.04%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
8 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
8 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (30.61%) Information Security
3 14 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (24.49%) Secure Coding
5 8 (16.33%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Cyber Intelligence
7 6 (12.24%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 6 (12.24%) OSINT
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.20%) Business Development
8 5 (10.20%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.16%) Change Management
9 4 (8.16%) SDLC
10 3 (6.12%) Malware Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Rust
6 2 (4.08%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) XPath
7 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
2 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (30.61%) Degree
4 10 (20.41%) CHECK Team Leader
4 10 (20.41%) CREST Certified
4 10 (20.41%) DV Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) CHECK Team Member
6 7 (14.29%) GIAC
7 6 (12.24%) CISSP
7 6 (12.24%) GCFA
7 6 (12.24%) GCIH
8 5 (10.20%) CISA
8 5 (10.20%) CISM
8 5 (10.20%) OSCP
9 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (4.08%) GPEN
10 2 (4.08%) GREM
10 2 (4.08%) SANS
10 2 (4.08%) Tigerscheme
11 1 (2.04%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) CSIRT
1 2 (4.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (4.08%) Nmap
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) IBM
4 3 (6.12%) Informatica
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Perforce
5 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £96k (DoE) + bens and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago