The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Support Engineer
Rank 865 825 855
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 33 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.036% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.039% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 13
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -18.82%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Support Engineer
UK

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 July 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 July 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
(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 -2 30 £37,500 +8.69%
East of England -17 1 - -
Security Support Engineer
UK

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (78.72%) Windows
2 32 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 32 (68.09%) SC Cleared
2 32 (68.09%) Security Cleared
3 28 (59.57%) DV Cleared
4 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
5 26 (55.32%) HP
6 20 (42.55%) EMC NetWorker
7 15 (31.91%) CheckPoint
7 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
7 15 (31.91%) Firewall
8 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (27.66%) WSUS
8 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (27.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (25.53%) EMC
9 12 (25.53%) Linux
9 12 (25.53%) VMware
10 11 (23.40%) CCSA
10 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
11 9 (19.15%) DNS
12 8 (17.02%) SLA
12 8 (17.02%) DHCP
12 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
12 8 (17.02%) CCSE
12 8 (17.02%) SCCM
12 8 (17.02%) SCOM
12 8 (17.02%) Network Security
12 8 (17.02%) HP SIM
12 8 (17.02%) ArcSight

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) TCP/IP
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) DNS
3 8 (17.02%) Network Security
3 8 (17.02%) DHCP
4 7 (14.89%) NAS
4 7 (14.89%) SAN
5 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (10.64%) Internet
6 5 (10.64%) LAN
6 5 (10.64%) WAN
7 1 (2.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.13%) OSPF
7 1 (2.13%) BGP
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (10.64%) German Language
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.64%) UNIX
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.13%) Network Management
4 1 (2.13%) Change Control
4 1 (2.13%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) SC Cleared
1 32 (68.09%) Security Cleared
2 28 (59.57%) DV Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) CCSA
4 8 (17.02%) CCSE
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (14.89%) MCP
5 7 (14.89%) MCSE
6 5 (10.64%) CISSP
6 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
7 3 (6.38%) CCDP
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.38%) CCNP
8 2 (4.26%) CCNA
8 2 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.13%) CCDA
9 1 (2.13%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (27.66%) WSUS
3 8 (17.02%) SCCM
3 8 (17.02%) SCOM
3 8 (17.02%) HP SIM
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (55.32%) HP
3 15 (31.91%) CheckPoint
4 12 (25.53%) EMC
4 12 (25.53%) VMware
5 8 (17.02%) SolarWinds
5 8 (17.02%) ArcSight
5 8 (17.02%) Lumension
6 7 (14.89%) Symantec
6 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.77%) Juniper
7 6 (12.77%) Blue Coat
8 5 (10.64%) F5
9 4 (8.51%) WatchGuard
9 4 (8.51%) Kaspersky
10 3 (6.38%) Cisco