The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Assistant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Assistant
Rank 232 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.058% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £15,300 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5893 4951 5365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.62% 95.01% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4904 4273 4740
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in the South West

Support Assistant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Devon - 1 £15,300 -
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft