The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Security Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Support Engineer
Rank 404 451 463
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 33 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.062% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.065% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 16
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.50%
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
17708 20127 21617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.03% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 16599 16915
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Security Support Engineer in the job title.

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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +34 25 £40,000 +6.66%
Kent +19 6 - -
Hampshire -3 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Security Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Security Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Security Support Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) Linux
3 21 (43.75%) Network Security
3 21 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 21 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 19 (39.58%) Cisco
6 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
7 14 (29.17%) MPLS
8 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (27.08%) SSL
8 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.08%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (25.00%) DNS
9 12 (25.00%) CCNP
9 12 (25.00%) Juniper
10 11 (22.92%) Windows
10 11 (22.92%) F5
11 10 (20.83%) SIEM
11 10 (20.83%) NoSQL
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (20.83%) CentOS
11 10 (20.83%) nginx
11 10 (20.83%) Palo Alto
11 10 (20.83%) Presales
11 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (20.83%) Big Data
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (20.83%) Analytics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (20.83%) nginx
2 6 (12.50%) JBoss
3 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (6.25%) Apache
5 3 (6.25%) SAS
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 21 (43.75%) Network Security
3 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (29.17%) MPLS
5 13 (27.08%) SSL
6 12 (25.00%) DNS
7 9 (18.75%) VPN
7 9 (18.75%) Wireless
8 8 (16.67%) BGP
8 8 (16.67%) BIG-IP
8 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 8 (16.67%) LAN
8 8 (16.67%) OSPF
8 8 (16.67%) snoop
8 8 (16.67%) tcpdump
8 8 (16.67%) Wireshark
9 7 (14.58%) DHCP
9 7 (14.58%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (14.58%) IPsec
9 7 (14.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Big Data
2 10 (20.83%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
2 9 (18.75%) Games
2 9 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) ZeroMQ
2 6 (12.50%) 802.1X
3 2 (4.17%) Regular Expression
3 2 (4.17%) SAML
3 2 (4.17%) SOAP
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) PKI
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.17%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.17%) DataPower
5 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 10 (20.83%) CentOS
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.33%) SUSE
6 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (20.83%) Analytics
2 10 (20.83%) Presales
2 10 (20.83%) SIEM
3 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) Information Security
3 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 8 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 8 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Identity Management
6 4 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.33%) Product Management
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) Network Design
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 21 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (25.00%) CCNP
4 4 (8.33%) RHCE
4 4 (8.33%) RHCSA
5 3 (6.25%) CCNA
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) GIAC
7 1 (2.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SAS 70
2 2 (4.17%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 12 (25.00%) Juniper
4 11 (22.92%) F5
5 10 (20.83%) Palo Alto
6 9 (18.75%) Apple
6 9 (18.75%) Google
6 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 9 (18.75%) VMware
7 8 (16.67%) NetScout
8 6 (12.50%) Mitel
9 5 (10.42%) Oracle
10 3 (6.25%) Ciena
10 3 (6.25%) Nortel
11 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
11 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.08%) Meraki
11 1 (2.08%) Sun
11 1 (2.08%) Veeam