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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Assistant
Rank 839 842 847
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 37 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.024% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.025% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 17
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £20,250 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
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 £26,520 £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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Assistant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Support Assistant Salary Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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 +4 19 £20,500 -14.58% 1
London +15 10 £27,500 +20.87%
East of England -17 2 £30,000 +33.33% 1
South West -20 2 - - 2
North West - 2 £16,250 -
East Midlands +3 1 £22,000 -
Yorkshire -44 1 £19,000 +5.55%
Support Assistant
UK

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) Windows
3 20 (25.00%) SQL
4 19 (23.75%) SAP
5 17 (21.25%) Change Management
5 17 (21.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (21.25%) Marketing
5 17 (21.25%) Business Transformation
6 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (13.75%) MS Office
8 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
10 8 (10.00%) Finance
10 8 (10.00%) Windows XP
10 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
11 7 (8.75%) .NET
11 7 (8.75%) MS Project
12 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (6.25%) HTML
12 5 (6.25%) Adobe
12 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
13 4 (5.00%) ISO 9001
13 4 (5.00%) DNS
13 4 (5.00%) Apple
13 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
13 4 (5.00%) Project Management
13 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
13 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
13 4 (5.00%) MS Access

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (13.75%) MS Office
3 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 7 (8.75%) MS Project
5 4 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.00%) DNS
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) DHCP
4 2 (2.50%) VoIP
4 2 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) Broadband
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) MS Access
3 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (21.25%) Marketing
2 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Law
4 3 (3.75%) Local Government
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (2.50%) Publishing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.25%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) .NET
2 5 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.25%) Zend Framework
4 1 (1.25%) COM
4 1 (1.25%) CSS
4 1 (1.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.00%) Kindle
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Photography
2 2 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (1.25%) EPoS
3 1 (1.25%) Wiki
3 1 (1.25%) LIMS
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.25%) Statistics
3 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
3 8 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) Linux
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.25%) Android
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Change Management
1 17 (21.25%) Business Transformation
2 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (5.00%) Scrum
2 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (5.00%) Project Management
3 3 (3.75%) ERP
4 2 (2.50%) Web Design
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL
4 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (2.50%) Time Management
5 1 (1.25%) Line Management
5 1 (1.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.25%) Information Management
5 1 (1.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.25%) CRM
5 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) PHP
3 2 (2.50%) VB
3 2 (2.50%) UniBasic
4 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) MCP
2 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.75%) SAP
3 5 (6.25%) Adobe
4 4 (5.00%) Apple
5 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.50%) Nortel
6 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.50%) Lotus
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix
7 1 (1.25%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.25%) Juniper
7 1 (1.25%) NetApp
7 1 (1.25%) Symantec
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.25%) Zend
7 1 (1.25%) Trayport
7 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southwold, Suffolk
Adnams
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 18000 Per Annum
Posted: 25 days ago