The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 52 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Internet 3 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.76% 4.51% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 19.59% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 12
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +97.36%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.00%
Internet
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 97 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.82% 23.04% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 92 84
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Internet
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Luton region.

Internet Salary Trend in Luton

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Internet also 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 that cited Internet.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Sybase
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Internet also 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 that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Lumesse