The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Support Engineer
Rank 838 825 827
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 12 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.022% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.023% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 40
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +2.70%
Security Support Engineer
UK

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

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Security Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Security Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
South East -34 9 £37,500 -21.05% 6
London 0 3 £27,500 -57.69% 2
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) Information Security
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (25.00%) MCSE
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.83%) SIEM
7 5 (20.83%) SCCM
7 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) WSUS
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) MCP
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (16.67%) CCSA
8 4 (16.67%) McAfee
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (12.50%) Symantec

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Network Security
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) SNMP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
8 1 (4.17%) UNIX
8 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) SIEM
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) BCP
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.17%) Transition Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) MCP
2 4 (16.67%) CCSA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CISSP
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
3 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) McAfee
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.33%) F5
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Nokia
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
6 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.17%) NetScout
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
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Salary: £23k per year + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago