The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Assistant
Rank 839 860 843
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 27 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.037% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.040% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 17
Average salary £21,750 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,850 £17,300 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,900 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £26,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-15.09% +32.50%
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in England

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in England

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 Support Assistant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
South East -9 9 £24,500 -10.90% 2
West Midlands +8 8 - -
London +32 6 £19,000 -30.90% 3
East of England +4 2 £20,000 -20.00%
North West -1 1 £17,500 +2.94% 1
South West -12 1 £22,500 +47.05%
Support Assistant
UK

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Support Assistant in their job title.

1 30 (55.56%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.74%) MS Excel
4 18 (33.33%) MS Office
5 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 13 (24.07%) Degree
7 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (20.37%) Line Management
7 11 (20.37%) SLA
8 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 9 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) Citrix
9 9 (16.67%) Law
9 9 (16.67%) VMware
9 9 (16.67%) Military
10 8 (14.81%) Strategic Management
10 8 (14.81%) Apple
10 8 (14.81%) ITIL
10 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.81%) ITIL V3
10 8 (14.81%) Replication
10 8 (14.81%) Security Patching
11 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (12.96%) Avaya
11 7 (12.96%) Finance
12 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (11.11%) Internet
12 6 (11.11%) Cisco

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Support Assistant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.41%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 18 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (9.26%) VPN
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) SMTP
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (16.67%) Law
1 9 (16.67%) Military
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Korean Language
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) CSS
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Replication
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Line Management
2 8 (14.81%) Security Patching
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Strategic Management
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL V3
3 4 (7.41%) Time Management
3 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance
4 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.56%) ERP
4 3 (5.56%) Document Management
5 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) CRM
5 2 (3.70%) Release Management
5 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.85%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.85%) Market Research
6 1 (1.85%) CAD
6 1 (1.85%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) Terminal Server
4 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Citrix
2 9 (16.67%) VMware
3 8 (14.81%) Apple
4 7 (12.96%) Avaya
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) ESRI
7 3 (5.56%) Epicor
8 2 (3.70%) Peoplefluent
8 2 (3.70%) Lumesse
9 1 (1.85%) Google
9 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.85%) HP
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