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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Assistant
Rank 848 843 862
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 31 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.026% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.028% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 17
Average salary £22,250 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £16,200 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £18,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 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 2 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
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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 +6 15 £20,500 +13.88% 4
London -20 10 £22,500 -1.09% 2
East of England -11 2 £27,000 +20.00% 1
South West - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £22,000 -
North West - 1 £18,000 - 1
Support Assistant
UK

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 20 (27.03%) Windows
4 14 (18.92%) SAP
5 12 (16.22%) Change Management
5 12 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (16.22%) Marketing
5 12 (16.22%) Business Transformation
6 10 (13.51%) MS Office
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
6 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
7 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
8 8 (10.81%) Finance
9 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
9 7 (9.46%) MS Project
10 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
11 5 (6.76%) Firewall
11 5 (6.76%) .NET
11 5 (6.76%) HTML
11 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
11 5 (6.76%) Adobe
12 4 (5.41%) DNS
12 4 (5.41%) Citrix
12 4 (5.41%) Apple
12 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
12 4 (5.41%) Project Management
12 4 (5.41%) ISO 9001
12 4 (5.41%) MS Access
12 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
12 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.35%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (13.51%) MS Office
2 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.46%) MS Project
4 4 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Firewall
2 4 (5.41%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) LAN
3 3 (4.05%) WAN
3 3 (4.05%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (1.35%) Broadband
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MS Access
3 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (5.41%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (16.22%) Marketing
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Law
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Local Government
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Publishing
5 2 (2.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.35%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) HTML
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) LAMP
2 1 (1.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.41%) Kindle
1 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) SWIFT
2 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.70%) Photography
3 2 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (1.35%) Wiki
4 1 (1.35%) EPoS
4 1 (1.35%) LIMS
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Change Management
1 12 (16.22%) Business Transformation
2 4 (5.41%) Scrum
2 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2
2 4 (5.41%) Project Management
2 4 (5.41%) Test Scripting
3 3 (4.05%) Wealth Management
4 2 (2.70%) Time Management
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL
4 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.35%) CRM
5 1 (1.35%) Information Management
5 1 (1.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.35%) Web Development
5 1 (1.35%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.35%) Email Management
5 1 (1.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) C#
2 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) MCP
2 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) SAP
3 5 (6.76%) Adobe
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix
4 4 (5.41%) Apple
5 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.05%) Reuters
5 3 (4.05%) Bloomberg
5 3 (4.05%) Murex
6 2 (2.70%) Nortel
6 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) Juniper
7 1 (1.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.35%) Symantec
7 1 (1.35%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) Zend
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