The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Assistant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Assistant
Rank 430 428 441
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 8 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.061% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.065% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
Average salary £20,500 £25,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.60% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £13,100
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £50,000 £20,439
UK excluding London average salary £19,250 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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 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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Assistant across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Support Assistant Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Surrey - 5 £21,000 - 3
Hampshire - 2 £18,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +13 1 £25,000 -1.96%
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (60.00%) MS Office
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Apple
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Document Management
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Peoplefluent
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Lumesse
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) Epicor
6 2 (13.33%) Law
6 2 (13.33%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Internet

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Korean Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Document Management
1 2 (13.33%) Release Management
1 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (13.33%) Time Management
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) ERP
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (26.67%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Peoplefluent
4 2 (13.33%) Lumesse
4 2 (13.33%) Epicor
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Fareham
Prospectus IT
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Fourfront Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago