The median annual salary for a Security Support Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Support Engineer
England / London
Rank 549 642 643
Rank change year-on-year +93 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Support Engineer 18 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.054% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.008% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +116.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.04% +8.75%  

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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Support Engineer in London

Security Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
City of London +55 5 £55,000 -31.25%
Security Support Engineer
England

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (65.63%) CCNP
4 20 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (59.38%) VPN
6 18 (56.25%) Firewall
6 18 (56.25%) Cisco ISE
7 17 (53.13%) Wireless
8 8 (25.00%) Network Security
8 8 (25.00%) F5
8 8 (25.00%) Palo Alto
9 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
9 7 (21.88%) ScanSafe
9 7 (21.88%) High Availability
9 7 (21.88%) Sourcefire
9 7 (21.88%) Clustering
10 6 (18.75%) Network Security Management
10 6 (18.75%) Security Management
10 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
10 6 (18.75%) Aruba
10 6 (18.75%) Infoblox
10 6 (18.75%) FortiGate
10 6 (18.75%) NetScaler
10 6 (18.75%) Coaching
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (18.75%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (12.50%) CCNA
12 3 (9.38%) Information Security
12 3 (9.38%) Network Management
12 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity

Security Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (59.38%) VPN
3 18 (56.25%) Cisco ISE
3 18 (56.25%) Firewall
4 17 (53.13%) Wireless
5 8 (25.00%) Network Security
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.13%) LAN
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Cybercrime
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Coaching
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security Management
2 6 (18.75%) Security Management
3 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) Network Management
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Information Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.13%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (3.13%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (65.63%) CCNP
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCSE
4 2 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (6.25%) GIAC
4 2 (6.25%) GSEC
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) F5
2 8 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 7 (21.88%) ScanSafe
3 7 (21.88%) Sourcefire
4 6 (18.75%) Aruba
4 6 (18.75%) Extreme Networks
4 6 (18.75%) Fortinet
4 6 (18.75%) Infoblox
5 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Qualys
5 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
London
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