The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 42 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.71% 5.05% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 5.53% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 8
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,750 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Support Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
348 416 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.31% 91.43% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 295 345 290
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Luton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region that cited Support Engineer in their job title 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 with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Nagios
4 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Dollar Universe
5 6 (24.00%) SLA
6 4 (16.00%) CSS3
6 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 4 (16.00%) JMS
6 4 (16.00%) HPUX
6 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) J2EE
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) WebLogic

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region that cited Support Engineer in their job title 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 with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) CSS3
2 4 (16.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) JMS
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) J2EE
3 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) HPUX
2 4 (16.00%) Solaris
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCTS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Nagios
1 8 (32.00%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Citrix
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) HP
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