The median annual salary for a Security Support Engineer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 607 629 665
Rank change year-on-year +22 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.016% 0.023% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.024% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Median salary £38,750 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.54% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Support Engineer in London

Security Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Security Support Engineer in London

Security Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Support Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Support Engineer in London

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region featuring Security Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (50.00%) CCNP
4 12 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (41.67%) Wireless
6 9 (37.50%) VPN
7 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
7 7 (29.17%) F5
7 7 (29.17%) Network Security
8 6 (25.00%) Network Management
9 5 (20.83%) High Availability
9 5 (20.83%) Infoblox
9 5 (20.83%) Marketing
9 5 (20.83%) Fortinet
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (20.83%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
9 5 (20.83%) Aruba
9 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
9 5 (20.83%) ScanSafe
9 5 (20.83%) Coaching
9 5 (20.83%) LAN
9 5 (20.83%) Network Security Management
9 5 (20.83%) Security Management
9 5 (20.83%) Break/Fix
10 4 (16.67%) Presales
10 4 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (41.67%) Wireless
4 9 (37.50%) VPN
5 7 (29.17%) Network Security
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Economy
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Cybercrime
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Management
2 5 (20.83%) Break/Fix
2 5 (20.83%) Coaching
2 5 (20.83%) High Availability
2 5 (20.83%) Network Security Management
2 5 (20.83%) Security Management
3 4 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCSE
4 2 (8.33%) GIAC
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.17%) GSEC
5 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) F5
2 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
3 5 (20.83%) Aruba
3 5 (20.83%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (20.83%) Fortinet
3 5 (20.83%) Infoblox
3 5 (20.83%) ScanSafe
4 3 (12.50%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Qualys
5 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
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