Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IDA Disassembler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IDA Disassembler over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hex-Rays IDA (IDA Pro)
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1172 1146 1247
Rank change year-on-year -26 +101 +35
Permanent jobs citing IDA Disassembler 22 52 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.028% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.061% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 42
UK median annual salary £60,000 £85,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +83.78% -31.48%
10th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £110,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £85,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -29.41% +100.00% -27.66%

IDA Disassembler is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36346 35117 38127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.23% 18.93% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29621 30216 32462
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

IDA Disassembler
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IDA Disassembler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IDA Disassembler in the UK

IDA Disassembler
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler.

Salary trend for IDA Disassembler in the UK

IDA Disassembler
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 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
UK excluding London -1 22 £60,000 -29.41% 1
England -13 21 - - 1
South East +18 20 - - 1
South West +7 1 - -
Wales - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing IDA Disassembler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IDA Disassembler.

1 21 (95.45%) C
1 21 (95.45%) C++
2 20 (90.91%) Python
3 18 (81.82%) Java
3 18 (81.82%) Reverse Engineering
3 18 (81.82%) WinDbg
3 18 (81.82%) OllyDbg
4 17 (77.27%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 17 (77.27%) Blog
5 16 (72.73%) Regular Expression
6 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 14 (63.64%) Perl
6 14 (63.64%) SMTP
6 14 (63.64%) DNS
7 13 (59.09%) Windows
8 11 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
8 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (45.45%) Wireshark
9 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
9 10 (45.45%) Linux
10 9 (40.91%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (40.91%) tcpdump
10 9 (40.91%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 9 (40.91%) Burp Suite
11 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
12 7 (31.82%) Ruby
12 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
12 7 (31.82%) Time Management
12 7 (31.82%) Computer Security
12 7 (31.82%) Data Protection

IDA Disassembler
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) DNS
1 14 (63.64%) SMTP
2 10 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 9 (40.91%) tcpdump
4 7 (31.82%) HTTP
4 7 (31.82%) Internet
4 7 (31.82%) SSL
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) OllyDbg
1 18 (81.82%) WinDbg
2 9 (40.91%) Burp Suite
3 5 (22.73%) Metasploit
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Malware Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Malware Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Research Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Security Researcher
5 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Researcher
6 2 (9.09%) Malware Researcher
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Regular Expression
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Blog
2 9 (40.91%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (31.82%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.55%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Reverse Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Computer Security
5 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
5 7 (31.82%) Open Source
5 7 (31.82%) OSINT
5 7 (31.82%) Time Management
5 7 (31.82%) Workflow
6 6 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
10 1 (4.55%) OWASP
10 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.55%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C
1 21 (95.45%) C++
2 20 (90.91%) Python
3 18 (81.82%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 14 (63.64%) Perl
5 7 (31.82%) PHP
5 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 7 (31.82%) Ruby
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nessus
1 4 (18.18%) Nmap
2 1 (4.55%) Cuckoo Sandbox
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Forcepoint
2 7 (31.82%) Sophos
3 4 (18.18%) Codenomicon