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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Support Engineer
Rank 439 440 414
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 2 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 9
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +10.29%
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
19713 21727 21070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.98% 95.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 17415 17392
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 July 2015.

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 27 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
Berkshire -25 2 £32,750 -12.66%
Security Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) MCP
4 5 (41.67%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) German Language
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) CCNP
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) FWSM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) HSRP
2 1 (8.33%) WebEx
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) VRRP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Arabic Language
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) MCP
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) MobileIron