The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Support Engineer
Rank 140 131 139
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 2 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.090% 0.46% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.50% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £38,750 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-15.48% +12.31%
Security Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2096 2213 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.54% 92.44% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1562 1709
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the Reading region.

Security Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Security Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Security Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) MCTS
5 1 (12.50%) PKI
5 1 (12.50%) WSUS
5 1 (12.50%) German Language
5 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) WebEx
General
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 1 (12.50%) EMC