Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Support Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 291 312
Rank change year-on-year +49 +21 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 19 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 25
Berkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £46,500 £60,000 £48,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%

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 6299 9046 10213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.30% 96.04% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5068 7369 7631
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Security Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Security Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +23 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Newbury - 1 £42,500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Security Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 12 (63.16%) CISSP
6 11 (57.89%) SIEM
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
7 10 (52.63%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (52.63%) Games
8 8 (42.11%) LogRhythm
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (36.84%) Analytics
9 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (36.84%) CEH
10 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (21.05%) Novell
10 4 (21.05%) Lotus
10 4 (21.05%) Samba
10 4 (21.05%) Security+ Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (21.05%) SSH
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Juniper
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA

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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) IBM Notes
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) HTTP
3 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) SSH
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
4 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.26%) GPRS
4 1 (5.26%) GSM
4 1 (5.26%) LTE
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) UMTS
4 1 (5.26%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Games
2 4 (21.05%) French Language
2 4 (21.05%) German Language
2 4 (21.05%) Portuguese Language
2 4 (21.05%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Regular Expression
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Mac OS
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) CentOS
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) SIEM
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (21.05%) OWASP
3 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
6 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (21.05%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CEH
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (21.05%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (15.79%) GCIA
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Samba
3 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Grafana
1 1 (5.26%) Graphite
1 1 (5.26%) Kibana
1 1 (5.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) LogRhythm
2 4 (21.05%) Dell KACE
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) Lotus
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Novell
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (21.05%) Splunk
3 3 (15.79%) Apple
3 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
3 3 (15.79%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
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