The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Assistant role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Assistant
Rank 653 674 684
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Assistant 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.007% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.007% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Average salary £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £21,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £18,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
IT Support Assistant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40551 42788 46715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.79% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35129 36019 38486
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Assistant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Support Assistant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Assistant across the London region.

IT Support Assistant Salary Trend in London

IT Support Assistant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Assistant across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

IT Support Assistant Salary Histogram in London

IT Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Support Assistant in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
6 3 (27.27%) Law
6 3 (27.27%) Legal
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (18.18%) Apple
7 2 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) Adobe
7 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (9.09%) WebEx
8 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
8 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Retail
8 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 1 (9.09%) EPoS

IT Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Support Assistant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WebEx
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Android
3 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
1 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware