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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Support Engineer
Rank 427 444 419
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 21 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.099% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 26
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
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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
Berkshire -7 18 £43,250 +15.33%
Surrey +9 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Security Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco
3 17 (54.84%) Network Security
4 14 (45.16%) F5
5 13 (41.94%) CheckPoint
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
8 8 (25.81%) Juniper
8 8 (25.81%) CCIE
8 8 (25.81%) CCNP
8 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
9 7 (22.58%) CISSP
9 7 (22.58%) CEH
10 6 (19.35%) CCSE
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
11 5 (16.13%) FWSM
11 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (12.90%) CCNA
12 4 (12.90%) ADSL
12 4 (12.90%) ITIL
12 4 (12.90%) Linux
12 4 (12.90%) SIEM
12 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) Network Security
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (16.13%) FWSM
6 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (12.90%) ADSL
7 4 (12.90%) SHDSL
7 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (9.68%) BGP
8 3 (9.68%) MPLS
8 3 (9.68%) OSPF
8 3 (9.68%) WAN
9 2 (6.45%) LAN
9 2 (6.45%) Multicast
10 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (9.68%) French Language
1 3 (9.68%) German Language
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (12.90%) SIEM
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCIE
2 8 (25.81%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) CEH
3 7 (22.58%) CISSP
4 6 (19.35%) CCSE
5 4 (12.90%) CCNA
5 4 (12.90%) SANS
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) GIAC
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Endace
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Cisco
2 14 (45.16%) F5
3 13 (41.94%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.81%) Juniper
5 5 (16.13%) Palo Alto
6 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
7 2 (6.45%) Brocade
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.23%) NetScout
8 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
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