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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Support Engineer
Rank 856 824 852
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 17 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.028% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.030% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 29
Average salary £45,750 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.76% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -40.00%
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
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
South East -19 10 £25,500 +4.08% 1
London +3 4 £47,500 +46.15%
East of England - 1 - -
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
3 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
3 31 (60.78%) SC Cleared
3 31 (60.78%) Security Cleared
4 27 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 27 (52.94%) HP
5 19 (37.25%) Firewall
6 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 18 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
7 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
8 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
9 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (21.57%) CCSA
10 11 (21.57%) SCCM
10 11 (21.57%) WSUS
10 11 (21.57%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (19.61%) VMware
11 10 (19.61%) EMC
11 10 (19.61%) DNS
11 10 (19.61%) Linux
12 9 (17.65%) MCSE
12 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
12 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (17.65%) Network Security
12 9 (17.65%) CCSE
13 8 (15.69%) SCOM
13 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Firewall
2 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (19.61%) DNS
4 9 (17.65%) Network Security
5 8 (15.69%) DHCP
6 7 (13.73%) NAS
6 7 (13.73%) SAN
7 6 (11.76%) WAN
8 5 (9.80%) LAN
8 5 (9.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (9.80%) Internet
General
1 5 (9.80%) German Language
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (19.61%) Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.80%) UNIX
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.80%) Coaching
4 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) Information Security
6 2 (3.92%) Change Control
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.96%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.96%) Transition Management
7 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.96%) Network Management
7 1 (1.96%) SIEM
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (60.78%) SC Cleared
1 31 (60.78%) Security Cleared
2 27 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) CCSA
4 9 (17.65%) CCSE
4 9 (17.65%) MCSE
4 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (15.69%) MCP
6 6 (11.76%) CISSP
7 5 (9.80%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.96%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.96%) CCNP
8 1 (1.96%) CCDP
8 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 11 (21.57%) WSUS
3 8 (15.69%) SCOM
3 8 (15.69%) HP SIM
4 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) HP
3 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 10 (19.61%) EMC
5 8 (15.69%) Symantec
5 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
5 8 (15.69%) ArcSight
5 8 (15.69%) Lumension
6 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
7 6 (11.76%) Juniper
7 6 (11.76%) F5
8 5 (9.80%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
9 4 (7.84%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.96%) Nokia
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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