The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Assistant role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Assistant
Rank 72 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Assistant 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £21,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +7.50%
IT Assistant
South 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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
575 707 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.96% 93.89% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 475 610 441
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

IT Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

IT Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IT Assistant
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

IT Assistant Salary Trend in Somerset

IT Assistant
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Assistant within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Bath - 1 £22,500 -
IT Assistant
South West

IT Assistant
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited IT 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 Assistant in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

IT Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited IT 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 Assistant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware