The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Support Engineer
Rank 254 266 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.066% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.55 -
Security Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8311 9058 8685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.20% 94.86% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4967 5335 4693
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 424 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £40.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +12 3 - -
Security Support Engineer
England

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 South East region featuring Security Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
3 6 (50.00%) PKI
3 6 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 6 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (50.00%) SAML
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) LDAP
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
1 6 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 6 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) F5