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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Support Engineer
Rank 421 392 408
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 9 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.094% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 36
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -15 7 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Surrey - 2 £37,500 -
Security Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) MCP
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) CCSA
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) WSUS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) McAfee
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) SIEM
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) MCP
2 4 (28.57%) CCSA
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CISSP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCSE
5 1 (7.14%) MCTS
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) NetScout
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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