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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Support Engineer
Rank 864 839 813
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 12 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.027% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.028% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 43
Average salary £47,750 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
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 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
London +22 6 £47,500 +46.15%
South East -29 5 £48,000 +28.00%
North West - 1 £30,750 -
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
3 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 23 (51.11%) HP
4 23 (51.11%) SC Cleared
4 23 (51.11%) Security Cleared
5 20 (44.44%) Firewall
6 19 (42.22%) DV Cleared
7 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
8 15 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 12 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (26.67%) SCCM
9 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
11 10 (22.22%) CCSA
12 9 (20.00%) DNS
12 9 (20.00%) Network Security
13 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (17.78%) CCSE
13 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
13 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (15.56%) DHCP
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (15.56%) ITIL
14 7 (15.56%) MCSE
14 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
14 7 (15.56%) Lumension
14 7 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (15.56%) HP SIM
14 7 (15.56%) ArcSight

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.00%) DNS
3 9 (20.00%) Network Security
4 7 (15.56%) DHCP
5 6 (13.33%) WAN
6 5 (11.11%) LAN
6 5 (11.11%) SAN
6 5 (11.11%) NAS
7 4 (8.89%) Internet
7 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Linux
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
1 7 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (11.11%) Information Security
4 4 (8.89%) Coaching
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
5 2 (4.44%) Security Management
5 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.22%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.22%) Transition Management
6 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) SC Cleared
1 23 (51.11%) Security Cleared
2 19 (42.22%) DV Cleared
3 10 (22.22%) CCSA
4 8 (17.78%) CCSE
5 7 (15.56%) MCSE
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (13.33%) MCP
7 5 (11.11%) CISSP
8 4 (8.89%) JNCIA
9 2 (4.44%) Degree
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (4.44%) CCNP
10 1 (2.22%) CCDP
10 1 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 12 (26.67%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) SCOM
2 7 (15.56%) HP SIM
2 7 (15.56%) WSUS
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) HP
3 15 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
5 7 (15.56%) ArcSight
5 7 (15.56%) Lumension
6 6 (13.33%) Symantec
6 6 (13.33%) Juniper
7 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.11%) EMC
7 5 (11.11%) VMware
7 5 (11.11%) F5
8 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.89%) WatchGuard
8 4 (8.89%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco
10 1 (2.22%) Nokia
10 1 (2.22%) Citrix
10 1 (2.22%) 3PAR