The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 45 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.57% 0.88% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 0.91% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 11
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £29,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 328 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.07% 95.91% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 366 289 319
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
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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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Luton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 19 (46.34%) XML
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) .NET
6 13 (31.71%) SLA
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (26.83%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
9 10 (24.39%) Linux
9 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
10 9 (21.95%) Windows
11 8 (19.51%) Classic ASP
11 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
12 7 (17.07%) SaaS
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco
13 6 (14.63%) DNS
13 6 (14.63%) ColdFusion
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle
13 6 (14.63%) PHP
13 6 (14.63%) DHCP
13 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
14 5 (12.20%) C#
15 4 (9.76%) Perl
15 4 (9.76%) MySQL
15 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
15 4 (9.76%) Apache
15 4 (9.76%) CSS
15 4 (9.76%) CCNA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (14.63%) ColdFusion
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
1 6 (14.63%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) MPLS
3 3 (7.32%) FTP
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.44%) FWSM
5 1 (2.44%) OSPF
5 1 (2.44%) BGP
5 1 (2.44%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Swedish Language
3 1 (2.44%) Danish Language
3 1 (2.44%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 19 (46.34%) XML
3 14 (34.15%) .NET
4 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
5 8 (19.51%) Classic ASP
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) LAMP
7 2 (4.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.44%) JSP
8 1 (2.44%) Servlets
8 1 (2.44%) XSL
8 1 (2.44%) XHTML
8 1 (2.44%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
2 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
2 3 (7.32%) Database Security
3 1 (2.44%) Release Management
3 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.44%) Project Management
3 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) PHP
5 5 (12.20%) C#
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CCNA
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CCSE
2 3 (7.32%) CCSA
2 3 (7.32%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CCDA
3 2 (4.88%) MCSE
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MCTS
4 1 (2.44%) CCA
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) XenServer
4 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
1 4 (9.76%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.44%) F5
5 1 (2.44%) CommVault
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Wyse
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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