The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Support Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Assistant
Rank 225 244 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Assistant 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.062% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.065% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £17,000 £18,635 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £18,000 £18,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5491 6185 6810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.63% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 4936 5468
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Support Assistant in the job title.

IT Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Support Assistant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Assistant Salary Trend in the North West

IT Support Assistant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Assistant within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 6 - -
Cheshire +24 4 £17,000 -20.93%
IT Support Assistant
England

IT Support Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT Support Assistant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring IT Support Assistant in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Android
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) MCITP
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
4 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Automotive
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) FTP
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Network+ Certification

IT Support Assistant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) FTP
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Automotive
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
2 3 (27.27%) iPhone
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Android
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCITP
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) SonicWALL
2 3 (27.27%) Sophos
2 3 (27.27%) VMware