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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Support Engineer
Rank 857 897 878
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 41 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.028% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.029% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 38
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
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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 +12 21 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West 0 7 £52,500 +176.31% 2
West Midlands - 4 - -
East of England - 4 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £35,750 -
London +4 2 £65,000 +136.36% 1
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Network Security
3 31 (49.21%) Cisco
4 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (38.10%) Juniper
6 23 (36.51%) F5
7 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
8 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
8 19 (30.16%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (25.40%) Load Balancing
9 16 (25.40%) Palo Alto
10 13 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (20.63%) Blue Coat
11 11 (17.46%) CCIE
12 10 (15.87%) WAN
12 10 (15.87%) Windows
13 9 (14.29%) CEH
13 9 (14.29%) SLA
13 9 (14.29%) LAN
13 9 (14.29%) CISSP
14 8 (12.70%) CCNP
14 8 (12.70%) CCNA
14 8 (12.70%) Intel Security
14 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (12.70%) SIEM
15 7 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (11.11%) ProxySG
15 7 (11.11%) Degree
15 7 (11.11%) BGP
15 7 (11.11%) Active Directory

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Network Security
3 22 (34.92%) TCP/IP
4 19 (30.16%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (15.87%) WAN
6 9 (14.29%) LAN
7 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (11.11%) BGP
8 7 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (11.11%) VPN
9 6 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (7.94%) FWSM
10 5 (7.94%) MPLS
10 5 (7.94%) OSPF
11 4 (6.35%) ADSL
11 4 (6.35%) Multicast
11 4 (6.35%) SHDSL
11 4 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) French Language
2 3 (4.76%) German Language
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Unix
3 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Load Balancing
2 13 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (12.70%) SIEM
4 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.94%) ITIL
5 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.35%) Business Transformation
6 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (4.76%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.17%) Change Control
8 2 (3.17%) Coaching
8 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.17%) Security Management
8 2 (3.17%) Service Management
9 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.59%) Information Security
9 1 (1.59%) Process Management
9 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.46%) CCIE
3 9 (14.29%) CEH
3 9 (14.29%) CISSP
4 8 (12.70%) CCNA
4 8 (12.70%) CCNP
5 7 (11.11%) Degree
6 6 (9.52%) CCSE
7 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (6.35%) MCSA
8 4 (6.35%) SANS
9 3 (4.76%) GIAC
9 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.17%) CISA
10 2 (3.17%) GCIA
10 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 7 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Endace
2 2 (3.17%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.17%) SCOM
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.59%) Nessus
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Cisco
2 24 (38.10%) Juniper
3 23 (36.51%) F5
4 19 (30.16%) CheckPoint
5 16 (25.40%) Palo Alto
6 13 (20.63%) Blue Coat
7 8 (12.70%) Intel Security
8 6 (9.52%) Aruba
8 6 (9.52%) Infoblox
9 5 (7.94%) LogRhythm
9 5 (7.94%) VMware
9 5 (7.94%) Vyatta
10 4 (6.35%) Brocade
10 4 (6.35%) HP
10 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
11 3 (4.76%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.59%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.59%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.59%) Proofpoint
12 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
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