The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Assistant
Rank 633 601 614
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 5 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £27,500 £35,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.98% +33.01%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £20,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+32.50% +5.26%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45368 41365 48826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.43% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38150 34593 42529
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in London

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in London

Support Assistant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Assistant across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Support Assistant Salary Histogram in London

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 Support Assistant within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London -3 1 £36,000 - 1
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (16.67%) Murex
6 3 (16.67%) Reuters
6 3 (16.67%) Bloomberg
6 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
6 3 (16.67%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (16.67%) Hedge funds
6 3 (16.67%) SWIFT
6 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Legal
6 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) WorkSite
7 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.11%) Law
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) WorkSite
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
1 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (16.67%) Hedge funds
1 3 (16.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.56%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (11.11%) Time Management
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Murex
3 3 (16.67%) Reuters
3 3 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 2 (11.11%) Interwoven
4 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe