Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hex-Rays IDA (IDA Pro)
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1146 1260
Rank change year-on-year -28 +114 +54
Permanent jobs citing IDA Disassembler 18 82 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.043% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.050% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 44 31
UK median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +64.71% -19.05%
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £110,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £72,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -24.14% +81.25% +28.00%

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 35829 35299 38188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29070 30479 32202
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 £29,750
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 4 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 20 October 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 -2 18 £55,000 -24.14% 1
England -13 18 £55,000 -21.43% 1
South East +1 17 £55,000 -24.14% 1
South West +19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 17 (94.44%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) C
2 16 (88.89%) C++
2 16 (88.89%) Reverse Engineering
3 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (77.78%) Wireshark
4 14 (77.78%) WinDbg
4 14 (77.78%) Blog
4 14 (77.78%) Java
4 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 14 (77.78%) OllyDbg
5 13 (72.22%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
5 13 (72.22%) Regular Expression
5 13 (72.22%) Malware Analysis
6 12 (66.67%) Burp Suite
6 12 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (66.67%) tcpdump
6 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
6 12 (66.67%) Linux
6 12 (66.67%) SMTP
6 12 (66.67%) DNS
6 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (66.67%) Perl
6 12 (66.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 11 (61.11%) PHP
7 11 (61.11%) SQL
7 11 (61.11%) .NET
7 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (61.11%) SSL

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 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) SMTP
2 12 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 11 (61.11%) HTTP
3 11 (61.11%) SSL
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) Broadband
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) OllyDbg
1 14 (77.78%) WinDbg
2 12 (66.67%) Burp Suite
3 2 (11.11%) GDB
3 2 (11.11%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 12 (66.67%) Malware Analyst
3 11 (61.11%) Malware Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Security Researcher
4 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Researcher
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Research Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Regular Expression
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Blog
2 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (66.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 11 (61.11%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Reverse Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) Malware Analysis
2 13 (72.22%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 12 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
4 11 (61.11%) Open Source
4 11 (61.11%) OSINT
4 11 (61.11%) Time Management
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
8 1 (5.56%) Computer Security
8 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Threat Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) C
2 16 (88.89%) C++
3 14 (77.78%) Java
4 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (66.67%) Perl
5 11 (61.11%) PHP
5 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
5 11 (61.11%) Ruby
5 11 (61.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nessus
1 2 (11.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Forcepoint
3 2 (11.11%) Codenomicon
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos