The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Support Engineer
Rank 208 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 9 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.24% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.25% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
Security Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4638 5210 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.19% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3831 3946
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Security Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Security Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Security Support Engineer
South East

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Security Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Support Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Network Security
4 11 (45.83%) F5
5 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 8 (33.33%) CCIE
6 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 6 (25.00%) CCSE
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (20.83%) CEH
9 5 (20.83%) Juniper
9 5 (20.83%) CISSP
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (12.50%) SIEM
11 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) French Language
11 3 (12.50%) German Language
11 3 (12.50%) LAN
11 3 (12.50%) WAN
11 3 (12.50%) Unix

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Security Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (12.50%) BGP
6 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) MPLS
6 3 (12.50%) OSPF
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) Multicast
8 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) LDAP
8 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
8 1 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) French Language
1 3 (12.50%) German Language
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Escalation Management
5 1 (4.17%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCIE
3 6 (25.00%) CCSE
4 5 (20.83%) CEH
4 5 (20.83%) CISSP
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) CCNP
6 2 (8.33%) SANS
6 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Endace
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) F5
3 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Brocade
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) LogRhythm
7 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) Meraki
7 1 (4.17%) NetScout
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Sun
7 1 (4.17%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago