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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 414 445
Rank change year-on-year +57 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 30 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 28
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% -2.00%  

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 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 12571 15796 18401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.82% 86.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 13263 14737
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Surrey +41 14 £47,500 -9.52%
Berkshire +35 6 £40,000 -20.00%
M4 Corridor - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £48,750 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 1 - - 1
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 36 (62.07%) C
2 34 (58.62%) Python
3 30 (51.72%) Windows
4 28 (48.28%) C++
4 28 (48.28%) Security Cleared
5 26 (44.83%) Linux
6 24 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (39.66%) Malware Analysis
7 23 (39.66%) IDA Disassembler
8 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (31.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 18 (31.03%) Wireshark
10 17 (29.31%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (27.59%) Unix
11 16 (27.59%) Java
11 16 (27.59%) Perl
11 16 (27.59%) Malware Reverse Engineering
11 16 (27.59%) OllyDbg
11 16 (27.59%) WinDbg
12 15 (25.86%) Regular Expression
12 15 (25.86%) Finance
13 14 (24.14%) Technical Analysis
13 14 (24.14%) Open Source
14 13 (22.41%) DV Cleared
14 13 (22.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 13 (22.41%) Ruby
15 12 (20.69%) SQL
15 12 (20.69%) HTTP
15 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
15 12 (20.69%) DNS

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 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Eloqua
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 4 (6.90%) Responsys
2 4 (6.90%) Taleo
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Wireshark
2 12 (20.69%) DNS
2 12 (20.69%) HTTP
2 12 (20.69%) SSL
2 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.97%) tcpdump
4 5 (8.62%) SMTP
5 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) Power BI
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) IDA Disassembler
2 16 (27.59%) OllyDbg
2 16 (27.59%) WinDbg
3 8 (13.79%) Burp Suite
4 5 (8.62%) Metasploit
5 2 (3.45%) GDB
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Malware Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Security Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Finance Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) DBA
7 4 (6.90%) Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) Regular Expression
2 6 (10.34%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (6.90%) Spring
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Wicket
4 3 (5.17%) GWT
4 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.17%) Java EE
4 3 (5.17%) JSF
4 3 (5.17%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) JDBC
6 1 (1.72%) JNDI
6 1 (1.72%) JSP
6 1 (1.72%) OAuth
6 1 (1.72%) SAML
6 1 (1.72%) Spring Security
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (31.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
4 8 (13.79%) Blog
4 8 (13.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (12.07%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.72%) iPad
8 1 (1.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Linux
3 16 (27.59%) Unix
4 8 (13.79%) VxWorks
5 7 (12.07%) Solaris
6 6 (10.34%) CentOS
6 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.17%) Android
7 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (39.66%) Malware Analysis
3 17 (29.31%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (27.59%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 14 (24.14%) Open Source
5 14 (24.14%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (22.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.52%) OSINT
8 9 (15.52%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (13.79%) Secure Coding
9 8 (13.79%) Source Code Analysis
10 7 (12.07%) Change Management
10 7 (12.07%) Line Management
10 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
10 7 (12.07%) Time Management
11 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
11 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
11 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) C
2 34 (58.62%) Python
3 28 (48.28%) C++
4 16 (27.59%) Java
4 16 (27.59%) Perl
5 13 (22.41%) Ruby
6 12 (20.69%) SQL
7 11 (18.97%) PHP
7 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.62%) C#
8 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) ISEB
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) CEH
5 3 (5.17%) CISSP
5 3 (5.17%) GCFA
5 3 (5.17%) GCIA
5 3 (5.17%) GCIH
5 3 (5.17%) GIAC
5 3 (5.17%) GREM
5 3 (5.17%) SANS
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) XenServer
2 5 (8.62%) Firmware
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
2 5 (8.62%) Nessus
2 5 (8.62%) Nmap
3 3 (5.17%) EnCase
3 3 (5.17%) FTK
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) Sun
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Codenomicon
5 4 (6.90%) Forcepoint
6 3 (5.17%) Cognizant
6 3 (5.17%) Huawei
6 3 (5.17%) Intel
7 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.72%) Genesys
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
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