The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Security Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 563 600 586
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.013% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.014% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £490 £319 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.72% +27.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £319 £250
% change year-on-year
- +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.16

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39224 44183 43962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.93% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25749 28478 28133
Median daily rate £428 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1333 1606 1775
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Security Support Engineer in the job title.

Security Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the England region.

Security Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the England region.

Security Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 £490 - 2
North West - 1 - -
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Security Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Security Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberoam
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
1 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberoam
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk