Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Malware Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Malware Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 545 544 632
Rank change year-on-year -1 +88 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Malware Engineer 4 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.072% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.074% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 3
South East median annual salary - £54,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.09% -
England median annual salary - £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +8.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,740 31,030 39,044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.90% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24,823 25,764 33,036
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Malware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Malware Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Malware Engineer in the South East

Malware Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Malware Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Malware Engineer in the South East

Malware Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Malware Engineer within the South East 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
M4 Corridor - 4 - -
Malware Engineer
England

Malware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Malware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Malware Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Blog
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) WinDbg
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump

Malware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 4 (100.00%) IDA Disassembler
1 4 (100.00%) OllyDbg
1 4 (100.00%) WinDbg
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blog
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 4 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) OSINT
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft