The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Assistant
Rank 852 912 887
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 25 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.027% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 44
Median salary £22,000 £20,934 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.09% -0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,400 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £19,750 £19,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -7.31%
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
81095 95808 102984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.64% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67904 80693 85946
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Assistant in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +41 14 £22,500 -2.17%
South East +65 3 £25,000 +31.57%
East of England +23 3 £23,500 +34.28%
Yorkshire - 2 £17,000 - 1
South West - 2 £16,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £18,500 -
Support Assistant
UK

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Support Assistant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Assistant in the job title.

1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
3 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
4 13 (27.08%) MS Office
5 12 (25.00%) Degree
6 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
7 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
8 7 (14.58%) Finance
8 7 (14.58%) Linux
9 6 (12.50%) VPN
9 6 (12.50%) Internet
9 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
9 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
10 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
10 5 (10.42%) WebEx
10 5 (10.42%) Office 365
10 5 (10.42%) Multimedia
10 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (10.42%) WAN
10 5 (10.42%) LAN
10 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
11 4 (8.33%) XML
11 4 (8.33%) XSLT
11 4 (8.33%) ITIL
11 4 (8.33%) Unix
11 4 (8.33%) SLA
11 4 (8.33%) Firewall
11 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (8.33%) QA

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) IIS
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (27.08%) MS Office
3 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Eikon
1 2 (4.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
1 6 (12.50%) VPN
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
2 5 (10.42%) WebEx
3 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) GoToMeeting
4 3 (6.25%) Intranet
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) VLAN
5 2 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) DNS
6 1 (2.08%) Skype
6 1 (2.08%) SSL
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) French Language
4 2 (4.17%) German Language
4 2 (4.17%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) XML
1 4 (8.33%) XSLT
2 2 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.33%) Health Informatics
3 4 (8.33%) Informatics
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) e-Learning
4 3 (6.25%) Learning Management System
4 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.17%) EPoS
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.08%) iPad
6 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.33%) Unix
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) Android
8 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) Analytics
1 4 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (8.33%) High Availability
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL
2 3 (6.25%) CRM
2 3 (6.25%) Post-Production
2 3 (6.25%) Time Management
3 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.17%) Line Management
3 2 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (2.08%) Case Management
4 1 (2.08%) Data Entry
4 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (2.08%) Online Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (2.08%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MOS
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) HL7
1 4 (8.33%) QA
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Adobe
3 3 (6.25%) Avaya
3 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.25%) Lumesse
3 3 (6.25%) Reuters
4 2 (4.17%) Apple
4 2 (4.17%) Canon
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Dell
4 2 (4.17%) HP
4 2 (4.17%) Novell
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Xerox
5 1 (2.08%) Mitel
5 1 (2.08%) Sophos