The median annual salary for a Security Support Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 207 219
Rank change year-on-year +37 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 12 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 13
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.97% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3184 4701 5362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.44% 95.35% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 3860 3965
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Security Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Support Engineer in Berkshire

Security Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Security Support Engineer in Berkshire

Security Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 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
Maidenhead - 5 £45,000 -
Newbury - 1 £42,500 -
Security Support Engineer
South East

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Security Support Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (73.33%) CISSP
5 19 (63.33%) SIEM
6 18 (60.00%) Analytics
6 18 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (60.00%) Firewall
6 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
7 17 (56.67%) Games
7 17 (56.67%) Cyberthreat
8 16 (53.33%) SQL
9 15 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (50.00%) CEH
10 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
11 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
11 12 (40.00%) CentOS
12 11 (36.67%) Presales
12 11 (36.67%) GCIA
12 11 (36.67%) C
13 10 (33.33%) Apple
13 10 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
13 10 (33.33%) German Language
13 10 (33.33%) Google
14 9 (30.00%) LogRhythm
14 9 (30.00%) Big Data
14 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (26.67%) French Language

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 18 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 4 (13.33%) HTTP
4 4 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (13.33%) SSH
4 4 (13.33%) SSL
4 4 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) WebEx
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (30.00%) Big Data
4 7 (23.33%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 17 (56.67%) Games
2 10 (33.33%) German Language
3 8 (26.67%) French Language
4 4 (13.33%) Portuguese Language
4 4 (13.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
2 7 (23.33%) Regular Expression
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Linux
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (40.00%) CentOS
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (13.33%) Mac OS
7 4 (13.33%) Unix
7 4 (13.33%) Windows NT
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) SIEM
2 18 (60.00%) Analytics
3 15 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (36.67%) Presales
5 8 (26.67%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (13.33%) OWASP
6 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (10.00%) Event Correlation
8 2 (6.67%) Cyber Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Information Security
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) CISSP
2 15 (50.00%) CEH
3 11 (36.67%) GCIA
4 7 (23.33%) MCSE
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.33%) CCNA
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (13.33%) MCP
5 4 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Grafana
1 7 (23.33%) Graphite
2 4 (13.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Apple
1 10 (33.33%) Google
2 9 (30.00%) LogRhythm
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) Dell KACE
4 4 (13.33%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) Lotus
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) Novell
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (13.33%) Splunk
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.00%) Nokia
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Veeam