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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Assistant
Rank 435 406 446
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.011% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £20,500 - £24,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 - £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £20,900 - £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £22,000 £20,154
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +9.16%
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
19778 18992 21191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16131 15197 18404
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 27 January 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
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £19,000 -
Surrey - 4 £20,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (75.00%) SAP
1 21 (75.00%) Change Management
1 21 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 21 (75.00%) Marketing
1 21 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Apple
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 4 (14.29%) Android
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) UniBasic
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) ADSL
6 1 (3.57%) Broadband
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) DameWare
6 1 (3.57%) Draytek
6 1 (3.57%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) ADSL
1 1 (3.57%) Broadband
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
General
1 21 (75.00%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Android
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Change Management
1 21 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (3.57%) Document Management
3 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) VB
1 2 (7.14%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) DameWare
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Altiris
4 1 (3.57%) Draytek
4 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro
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