The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Assistant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Assistant
Rank 186 - 178
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £18,000 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £20,250 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
Support Assistant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in Manchester

Support Assistant
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft