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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Support Engineer
Rank 872 867 820
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 6 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.027% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.029% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 16
Average salary £75,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +8.69%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 July 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 31 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
London - 4 £75,000 -
South East -24 2 £32,750 -12.66%
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Network Security
4 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) MCSE
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) MCP
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (27.78%) SLA
5 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) German Language

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SoftLayer
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (27.78%) Network Security
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) HSRP
5 1 (5.56%) WebEx
5 1 (5.56%) FWSM
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) BGP
5 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.56%) VRRP
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Arabic Language
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) MCP
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCTS
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
1 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Google
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) MobileIron