The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 411 450
Rank change year-on-year +46 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 29 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.27% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 12
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £42,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,300 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.63% +22.22%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12927 17060 17753
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.14% 87.14% 85.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10616 14363 14129
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Reverse Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Reverse Engineering in the South East

Reverse Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Reverse Engineering in the South East

Reverse Engineering
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 Reverse Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Berkshire +28 12 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Hampshire +25 8 £34,000 -24.44%
Oxfordshire +4 6 £67,500 -8.78%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) C
3 22 (55.00%) Python
4 21 (52.50%) Security Cleared
5 20 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (47.50%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (47.50%) Linux
6 19 (47.50%) C++
7 17 (42.50%) Malware Analysis
8 16 (40.00%) Unix
9 12 (30.00%) Java
9 12 (30.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
10 11 (27.50%) Perl
10 11 (27.50%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (25.00%) Oracle
11 10 (25.00%) Solaris
11 10 (25.00%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) VxWorks
12 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
12 9 (22.50%) Sun
12 9 (22.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (22.50%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (22.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (22.50%) VMware
12 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
12 9 (22.50%) CentOS
12 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (22.50%) Performance Management
12 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing

Reverse Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Eloqua
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) SaaS
2 6 (15.00%) Responsys
2 6 (15.00%) Taleo
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
1 6 (15.00%) SSL
1 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (15.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (12.50%) tcpdump
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Metasploit
1 7 (17.50%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.50%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Malware Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Researcher
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (12.50%) Regular Expression
3 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.50%) Spring
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (5.00%) GWT
4 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.00%) Java EE
4 2 (5.00%) JSF
4 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) JDBC
5 1 (2.50%) JNDI
5 1 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) OAuth
5 1 (2.50%) SAML
5 1 (2.50%) Spring Security
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.50%) Blog
7 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Linux
3 16 (40.00%) Unix
4 10 (25.00%) Solaris
5 9 (22.50%) CentOS
5 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (22.50%) VxWorks
6 4 (10.00%) Android
6 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (42.50%) Malware Analysis
3 12 (30.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 11 (27.50%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
5 9 (22.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (22.50%) High Availability
5 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
5 9 (22.50%) Performance Management
5 9 (22.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (22.50%) Secure Coding
5 9 (22.50%) Source Code Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (20.00%) Line Management
6 8 (20.00%) Open Source
7 7 (17.50%) Information Security
8 6 (15.00%) ETL
8 6 (15.00%) Statistics
9 4 (10.00%) Time Management
10 3 (7.50%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C
2 22 (55.00%) Python
3 19 (47.50%) C++
4 12 (30.00%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) Perl
6 8 (20.00%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Ruby
8 4 (10.00%) PHP
8 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.00%) COBOL
10 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CISSP
3 4 (10.00%) GCFA
3 4 (10.00%) GCIA
3 4 (10.00%) GCIH
3 4 (10.00%) GIAC
3 4 (10.00%) GREM
4 3 (7.50%) CEH
4 3 (7.50%) SANS
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) CISM
6 1 (2.50%) EnCE
6 1 (2.50%) GCFE
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) XenServer
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) Nessus
2 7 (17.50%) Nmap
3 5 (12.50%) EnCase
4 3 (7.50%) FTK
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Sun
2 9 (22.50%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Intel
5 2 (5.00%) Cognizant
5 2 (5.00%) Huawei
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) Trend Micro
Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
Milton Keynes
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago