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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Support Engineer
Rank 211 183 198
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 2 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 13
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +7.14%
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
4668 5095 5016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.53% 93.18% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3537 3661 4016
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -23 2 £32,750 -
Security Support Engineer
South East

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) MCSE
6 6 (37.50%) MCP
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (25.00%) SLA
8 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) Symantec
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (18.75%) McAfee
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
9 3 (18.75%) German Language
9 3 (18.75%) EMC
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
3 1 (6.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Arabic Language
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Server Building
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) MCP
4 6 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) MCTS
7 1 (6.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) WSUS
1 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (12.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) McAfee
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) MobileIron
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) NetScout
5 1 (6.25%) F5