The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Assistant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Assistant
Rank 847 853 868
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Assistant 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 4
Average salary £17,635 £24,500 £18,837
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.02% +30.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,150 £16,300
10% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £30,350 £20,674
UK excluding London average salary £17,770 £22,000 £18,837
% change year-on-year
-19.22% +16.79%
IT Support Assistant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Support Assistant
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Support Assistant Salary Trend in England

IT Support Assistant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Assistant within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 12 £17,500 - 1
North West - 3 £17,770 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £22,500 -
IT Support Assistant
UK

IT Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Support Assistant 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 IT Support Assistant in their job title.

1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) MS Office
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 16 (55.17%) DNS
4 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
4 16 (55.17%) DHCP
5 14 (48.28%) VPN
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
7 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
8 10 (34.48%) MCP
8 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
8 10 (34.48%) Apple
9 9 (31.03%) HP
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) iPad
9 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (31.03%) Sophos
9 9 (31.03%) SonicWALL
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.69%) PHP
11 6 (20.69%) Web Design
11 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
12 5 (17.24%) LAN
12 5 (17.24%) WAN
13 4 (13.79%) Avaya
13 4 (13.79%) Internet

IT Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Support Assistant 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 IT Support Assistant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (68.97%) MS Office
2 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DHCP
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 14 (48.28%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) Internet
6 3 (10.34%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) ADSL
7 1 (3.45%) Broadband
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
2 2 (6.90%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Web Design
2 4 (13.79%) Line Management
3 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 1 (3.45%) Document Management
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) DameWare
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Apple
3 9 (31.03%) HP
3 9 (31.03%) Sophos
3 9 (31.03%) SonicWALL
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
5 2 (6.90%) Nortel
6 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.45%) Draytek
6 1 (3.45%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
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