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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Assistant
Rank 624 614 643
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Assistant 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.005% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -18.86%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,750 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

IT Support Assistant Salary Histogram in London

IT Support Assistant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Assistant within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London +12 1 £36,000 +67.44%
IT Support Assistant
England

IT Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Apple
4 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) Reuters
4 3 (30.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Murex
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (30.00%) SWIFT
4 3 (30.00%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Interwoven
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) COM
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) IIS

IT Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (30.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (30.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) Reuters
3 3 (30.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (30.00%) Murex
4 1 (10.00%) Interwoven
4 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
London
Bespoke Careers
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London, United Kingdom
Birkbeck University of London
Salary: Starting at £13,561.50 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago