The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Support Engineer
Rank 438 452 478
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 19 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.074% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.076% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +16.66%
Security Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18702 21017 22742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.92% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15914 16823 18183
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Security Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Security Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Security Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Berkshire +13 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey +4 8 £42,500 -2.85%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
Security Support Engineer
England

Security Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (56.76%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) Network Security
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (40.54%) F5
6 12 (32.43%) CheckPoint
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) Load Balancing
8 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (21.62%) Juniper
10 8 (21.62%) CCIE
11 7 (18.92%) Linux
11 7 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (16.22%) CCSE
12 6 (16.22%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (16.22%) CCNP
12 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 5 (13.51%) Unix
13 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
13 5 (13.51%) LDAP
13 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
13 5 (13.51%) CISSP
13 5 (13.51%) PKI
13 5 (13.51%) CEH
13 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills

Security Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) Network Security
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
5 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (13.51%) LDAP
9 4 (10.81%) LAN
9 4 (10.81%) SSL
9 4 (10.81%) WAN
10 3 (8.11%) BGP
10 3 (8.11%) MPLS
10 3 (8.11%) OSPF
11 2 (5.41%) FWSM
11 2 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (5.41%) SAN
11 2 (5.41%) SSH
11 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) French Language
1 3 (8.11%) German Language
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) SAML
1 2 (5.41%) SOAP
1 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.51%) PKI
2 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.41%) DataPower
2 2 (5.41%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
3 3 (8.11%) Information Security
3 3 (8.11%) SIEM
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Escalation Management
5 1 (2.70%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) CCIE
5 6 (16.22%) CCNP
5 6 (16.22%) CCSE
6 5 (13.51%) CEH
6 5 (13.51%) CISSP
7 4 (10.81%) CCNA
8 2 (5.41%) SANS
9 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.41%) Endace
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) F5
3 12 (32.43%) CheckPoint
4 8 (21.62%) Juniper
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.11%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.41%) Brocade
7 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.41%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
8 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.70%) NetScout
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago