Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 767 827
Rank change year-on-year +7 +60 +72
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 71 125 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.097% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 92 47
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.71% -22.31%
10th Percentile £46,250 £50,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,750 £84,875 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £58,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -14.53% +13.59% -1.90%

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 67000 74479 79587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.10% 90.35% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52787 64257 66647
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
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 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 +41 20 £65,000 +4.00% 1
West London +13 1 £40,000 -30.43%
South London - 1 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 37 (52.11%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (47.89%) Finance
3 21 (29.58%) Banking
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
4 20 (28.17%) Degree
5 18 (25.35%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (23.94%) Information Security
7 16 (22.54%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (22.54%) Unix
8 14 (19.72%) Windows
8 14 (19.72%) Malware Analysis
9 13 (18.31%) Cyber Attack
9 13 (18.31%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 13 (18.31%) Threat Intelligence
9 13 (18.31%) Security Cleared
9 13 (18.31%) Java
10 12 (16.90%) Linux
10 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
11 11 (15.49%) CREST Certified
11 11 (15.49%) Investment Banking
11 11 (15.49%) Wireless
12 10 (14.08%) Firewall
12 10 (14.08%) Wealth Management
13 9 (12.68%) Cyber Intelligence
13 9 (12.68%) Retail
13 9 (12.68%) Asset Management
13 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
14 8 (11.27%) Mainframe
14 8 (11.27%) JDBC
14 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel

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 8 (11.27%) Confluence
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.45%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) G Suite
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Wireless
2 10 (14.08%) Firewall
3 5 (7.04%) Network Security
4 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 3 (4.23%) VoIP
5 2 (2.82%) DMZ
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
6 1 (1.41%) HTTP
6 1 (1.41%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.45%) Power BI
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.23%) Big Data
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
5 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) AppScan
2 3 (4.23%) Metasploit
2 3 (4.23%) Paros
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) GDB
4 1 (1.41%) Gradle
4 1 (1.41%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) Mockito
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 34 (47.89%) Finance
2 21 (29.58%) Banking
3 11 (15.49%) Investment Banking
4 9 (12.68%) Retail
5 8 (11.27%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Penetration Tester
2 18 (25.35%) Tester
3 14 (19.72%) Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Tester
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Web Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Lead Tester
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Data Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Incident Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Security Incident Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) JDBC
2 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
2 3 (4.23%) iBATIS
2 3 (4.23%) Java EE
2 3 (4.23%) Java SE
2 3 (4.23%) JMS
2 3 (4.23%) JPA
2 3 (4.23%) Spring
2 3 (4.23%) Spring Integration
2 3 (4.23%) Spring MVC
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) JSON
3 2 (2.82%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) SOAP
3 2 (2.82%) XML
4 1 (1.41%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) DHTML
4 1 (1.41%) JSP
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Cyberthreat
2 13 (18.31%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (11.27%) Mainframe
4 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 6 (8.45%) Data Structures
6 5 (7.04%) CESG
7 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.23%) Cybercrime
8 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.82%) Clustering
9 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Unix
2 14 (19.72%) Windows
3 12 (16.90%) Linux
4 3 (4.23%) Android
4 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.23%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (23.94%) Information Security
3 16 (22.54%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (19.72%) Malware Analysis
5 13 (18.31%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 13 (18.31%) Threat Intelligence
6 10 (14.08%) Wealth Management
7 9 (12.68%) Asset Management
7 9 (12.68%) Cyber Intelligence
8 8 (11.27%) Analytics
8 8 (11.27%) Malware Reverse Engineering
8 8 (11.27%) Process Improvement
8 8 (11.27%) SDLC
8 8 (11.27%) Secure Coding
8 8 (11.27%) Social Engineering
9 7 (9.86%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) CRM
10 6 (8.45%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) Data Management
10 6 (8.45%) OSINT
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 13 (18.31%) Java
3 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
4 8 (11.27%) Perl
4 8 (11.27%) UniBasic
5 6 (8.45%) VB
5 6 (8.45%) VBA
6 3 (4.23%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) C#
7 2 (2.82%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Rust
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 13 (18.31%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
4 11 (15.49%) CREST Certified
5 8 (11.27%) OSCP
6 7 (9.86%) CISA
6 7 (9.86%) CISM
6 7 (9.86%) CISSP
6 7 (9.86%) GCIH
7 6 (8.45%) CHECK Team Leader
7 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.04%) GIAC
8 5 (7.04%) GPEN
9 4 (5.63%) CHECK Team Member
9 4 (5.63%) GCFA
9 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
10 3 (4.23%) CEH
10 3 (4.23%) GWAPT
10 3 (4.23%) OSCE
11 2 (2.82%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.45%) QA
3 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) CSIRT
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (4.23%) HP Fortify
2 3 (4.23%) Nessus
2 3 (4.23%) Nmap
2 3 (4.23%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Siebel
1 6 (8.45%) Tableau
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Synopsys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Synopsys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago