Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 730 766 744
Rank change year-on-year +36 -22 +71
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 70 55 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.100% 0.077% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.085% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 124
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.96% +0.83% -7.69%
10th Percentile £41,250 £48,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £94,000 £90,000 £94,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,735 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.04% -12.11% +9.09%

Reverse Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,280 64,377 75,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.58% 90.52% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 51,279 54,857 63,801
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Reverse Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -17 18 £65,000 +12.84% 1
West London +18 3 £60,000 +55.84% 1
South London -4 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 28 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (28.57%) Java
2 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 20 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
3 18 (25.71%) Python
4 17 (24.29%) C#
5 15 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (21.43%) Ruby
5 15 (21.43%) CREST Certified
6 14 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 14 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 14 (20.00%) MySQL
7 12 (17.14%) .NET
7 12 (17.14%) SQL
7 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
7 12 (17.14%) Linux
7 12 (17.14%) Firewall
7 12 (17.14%) Multithreading
7 12 (17.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 12 (17.14%) CSIRT
8 11 (15.71%) Cyberattack
8 11 (15.71%) Network Security
8 11 (15.71%) C++
9 10 (14.29%) OO
9 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 10 (14.29%) Information Security
10 9 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (12.86%) Banking
10 9 (12.86%) Perl

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 4 (5.71%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.86%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) G Suite
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Firewall
2 11 (15.71%) Network Security
3 6 (8.57%) HTTP
4 4 (5.71%) Internet
4 4 (5.71%) SSL
4 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.29%) Wireless
6 2 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (1.43%) SMS
7 1 (1.43%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.57%) Power BI
6 5 (7.14%) Big Data
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.71%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.86%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.43%) Biml
10 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.00%) Metasploit
2 5 (7.14%) Burp Suite
3 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.71%) CodeSonar
3 4 (5.71%) git-flow
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.71%) Robot Framework
3 4 (5.71%) Selenium
4 2 (2.86%) AppScan
4 2 (2.86%) Paros
5 1 (1.43%) MSI
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) WiX
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) Senior Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Penetration Tester
4 8 (11.43%) Tester
5 7 (10.00%) Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Security Incident Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
2 8 (11.43%) CSS
2 8 (11.43%) HTML
2 8 (11.43%) Java EE
3 7 (10.00%) React
3 7 (10.00%) REST
3 7 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (10.00%) Symfony
4 6 (8.57%) SOAP
5 5 (7.14%) Django
6 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.71%) Java SE
6 4 (5.71%) LAMP
6 4 (5.71%) Node.js
6 4 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (5.71%) Spring
6 4 (5.71%) Spring MVC
6 4 (5.71%) STL
6 4 (5.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Cyberattack
2 9 (12.86%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (10.00%) Cybercrime
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.29%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.43%) Derivative
8 1 (1.43%) Equities
8 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.43%) PKI
8 1 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Unix
4 6 (8.57%) Android
4 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.86%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (28.57%) Malware Analysis
3 15 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 14 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
5 12 (17.14%) Multithreading
6 10 (14.29%) Information Security
6 10 (14.29%) OO
7 9 (12.86%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.00%) OWASP
8 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.57%) Data Management
9 6 (8.57%) Scrum
9 6 (8.57%) Social Engineering
10 5 (7.14%) Analytics
10 5 (7.14%) Kanban
10 5 (7.14%) Low Latency
10 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.71%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) Java
2 18 (25.71%) Python
3 17 (24.29%) C#
4 15 (21.43%) Ruby
5 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.14%) SQL
6 11 (15.71%) C++
7 9 (12.86%) C
7 9 (12.86%) Perl
8 7 (10.00%) PHP
9 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.71%) Objective-C
9 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.71%) VBA
10 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (2.86%) R
11 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) CREST Certified
2 9 (12.86%) SANS
3 7 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
3 7 (10.00%) CISSP
3 7 (10.00%) GPEN
3 7 (10.00%) OSCE
3 7 (10.00%) OSCP
4 5 (7.14%) Degree
4 5 (7.14%) GCIH
4 5 (7.14%) GXPN
5 4 (5.71%) CCNA
5 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.71%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (5.71%) GIAC
5 4 (5.71%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (5.71%) MCSE
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (5.71%) SSCP
6 3 (4.29%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 12 (17.14%) CSIRT
2 7 (10.00%) Nessus
2 7 (10.00%) Nmap
3 4 (5.71%) Puppet
3 4 (5.71%) Salt
4 3 (4.29%) EnCase
5 2 (2.86%) HP Fortify
5 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.86%) WebInspect
6 1 (1.43%) Grafana
6 1 (1.43%) Kibana
6 1 (1.43%) logstash
6 1 (1.43%) StatsD
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Tableau
3 2 (2.86%) Cognos
3 2 (2.86%) Siebel