Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Reverse Engineering
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 533 498 557
Rank change year-on-year -35 +59 +47
Permanent jobs citing Reverse Engineering 4 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.014% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 32
South East median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,400 £35,000 £23,625
90th Percentile £66,050 £62,500 £78,675
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% -6.52% +4.55%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,476 25,916 32,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.48% 89.24% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,880 21,337 26,923
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £70,705 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Reverse Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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 6 months to 21 September 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
Thames Valley -14 4 £40,000 - 8
Berkshire -22 2 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Oxfordshire -7 1 £38,500 - 2
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) GCIH
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Encryption
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Magik
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) ForeScout
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Xero