The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Support Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Assistant
England / South East
Rank 384 448 456
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 1 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.007% 0.073% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.075% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 10
Median salary £25,000 £21,210 £20,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.86% +1.60%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £21,210 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+17.86% +17.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14223 18666 19927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.68% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11791 16039 16302
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Support Assistant in the job title.

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in the South East

Support Assistant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +45 1 £25,000 +25.00%
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring Support Assistant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) HL7
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Informatics
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Health Informatics
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) HL7
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware