The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Assistant
Rank 833 821 867
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 41 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.024% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.025% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 14
Average salary £27,000 £24,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,250 £15,000 £17,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £20,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+32.50% +5.26%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Assistant
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +2 23 £27,500 +69.23% 2
London -44 5 £27,500 -21.98% 1
East of England - 4 £25,000 -
West Midlands -5 3 £17,000 -37.03%
Yorkshire -39 3 - -
North West 0 1 £17,000 -5.55% 1
South West -14 1 £15,300 -38.80%
Midlands - 1 - -
Support Assistant
UK

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.33%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) Windows
4 18 (24.00%) MS Office
5 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
7 12 (16.00%) Finance
8 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 8 (10.67%) Windows XP
9 8 (10.67%) MS Project
10 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
10 7 (9.33%) DNS
11 6 (8.00%) DHCP
11 6 (8.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (8.00%) Local Government
12 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.67%) Firewall
12 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
12 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
12 5 (6.67%) .NET
12 5 (6.67%) Blackberry
13 4 (5.33%) Project Management
13 4 (5.33%) Citrix
13 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
13 4 (5.33%) HTML
13 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.33%) WAN
13 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
13 4 (5.33%) LAN
13 4 (5.33%) MS Access

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Office
2 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (10.67%) MS Project
4 3 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) DNS
2 6 (8.00%) DHCP
3 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
4 4 (5.33%) WAN
4 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) NAS
5 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) MS Access
3 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (5.33%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Local Government
3 4 (5.33%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) COM
4 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.33%) Kindle
3 3 (4.00%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) LIMS
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.33%) Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Android
6 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.33%) UNIX
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) OpenBSD
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (5.33%) Project Management
2 4 (5.33%) Scrum
2 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (4.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (4.00%) ITIL
4 2 (2.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (2.67%) Time Management
4 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (2.67%) ERP
5 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.33%) Information Management
5 1 (1.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.33%) Web Development
5 1 (1.33%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) GNVQ
4 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) HND
4 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Postfix
2 1 (1.33%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Citrix
3 3 (4.00%) Murex
3 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.00%) Reuters
3 3 (4.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.67%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.67%) Lotus
4 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) Avaya
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