The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Support Engineer
Rank 422 411 431
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 27 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 12
Average salary £37,500 £29,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -33.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21467 20915 22118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17159 17230 18906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Support Engineer
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -2 19 £37,500 +7.14%
Surrey -1 4 £47,500 +39.70%
Hampshire -9 4 £25,000 +6.38%
Security Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 32 (78.05%) SC Cleared
2 32 (78.05%) Security Cleared
3 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
4 28 (68.29%) DV Cleared
5 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
6 26 (63.41%) HP
7 20 (48.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 13 (31.71%) WSUS
8 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
8 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (31.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (29.27%) VMware
9 12 (29.27%) EMC
9 12 (29.27%) Linux
10 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
11 9 (21.95%) Firewall
11 9 (21.95%) DNS
11 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
12 8 (19.51%) DHCP
12 8 (19.51%) SCCM
12 8 (19.51%) SCOM
12 8 (19.51%) SolarWinds
12 8 (19.51%) HP SIM
12 8 (19.51%) ArcSight
12 8 (19.51%) Lumension
13 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (17.07%) NAS
13 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) DHCP
4 7 (17.07%) NAS
4 7 (17.07%) SAN
5 5 (12.20%) Internet
5 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (12.20%) Network Security
General
1 5 (12.20%) German Language
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (29.27%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (12.20%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.44%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (78.05%) SC Cleared
1 32 (78.05%) Security Cleared
2 28 (68.29%) DV Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) MCP
3 7 (17.07%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.20%) CCSA
4 5 (12.20%) CISSP
4 5 (12.20%) CCSE
4 5 (12.20%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (31.71%) WSUS
3 8 (19.51%) SCCM
3 8 (19.51%) SCOM
3 8 (19.51%) HP SIM
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) HP
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) EMC
4 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
5 8 (19.51%) SolarWinds
5 8 (19.51%) ArcSight
5 8 (19.51%) Lumension
6 7 (17.07%) Symantec
6 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.20%) Juniper
7 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.20%) F5
8 4 (9.76%) WatchGuard
8 4 (9.76%) Kaspersky