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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Assistant
Rank 869 878 875
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 42 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.042% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.044% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 17
Average salary £21,500 £20,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -35.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,605 £19,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -52.50%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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
London +13 20 £21,500 -21.81% 4
South East -4 15 £21,210 +1.00% 1
East of England -9 3 £33,000 +88.57%
North East - 2 £23,250 -
North West - 2 £18,000 -
Support Assistant
UK

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (47.46%) MS Office
2 25 (42.37%) Windows
3 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
3 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.64%) Degree
5 7 (11.86%) Apple iOS
5 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
5 7 (11.86%) Data Security
6 6 (10.17%) iPad
7 5 (8.47%) Finance
8 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
9 3 (5.08%) DBS Check
9 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.08%) Citrix
9 3 (5.08%) Law
9 3 (5.08%) Legal
9 3 (5.08%) VMware
9 3 (5.08%) Apple
9 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
9 3 (5.08%) C
9 3 (5.08%) Local Government
9 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (5.08%) Facilities Management
9 3 (5.08%) Marketing
9 3 (5.08%) Content Management
9 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.08%) Time Management
9 3 (5.08%) iPhone

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (47.46%) MS Office
2 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
1 1 (1.69%) VoIP
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Law
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
2 3 (5.08%) Local Government
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) EDI
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) iPad
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) iPhone
3 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) SecurID
4 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) EPoS
5 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) Data Security
2 3 (5.08%) Content Management
2 3 (5.08%) Facilities Management
2 3 (5.08%) Time Management
3 2 (3.39%) Coaching
3 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
3 2 (3.39%) Information Security
3 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
3 2 (3.39%) Project Management
4 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (1.69%) Business Development
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.69%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (1.69%) People Management
4 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.69%) Process Management
4 1 (1.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) C
2 2 (3.39%) VBA
3 1 (1.69%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) PaperCut
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Apple
2 3 (5.08%) Citrix
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) HP
3 2 (3.39%) Interwoven
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) Altiris
4 1 (1.69%) Avaya
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee
4 1 (1.69%) NEC
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