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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Assistant
Rank 211 215 210
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.061% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.064% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £24,500 £20,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.51% +7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +8.33%
Support Assistant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4258 4662 4599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.04% 95.36% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3690 3824 3660
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in Surrey

Support Assistant
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Redhill - 5 £24,500 -
Support Assistant
South East

Support Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Apple
3 5 (50.00%) Terminal Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Law
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Korean Language
5 1 (10.00%) MBA
5 1 (10.00%) Market Research
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter

Support Assistant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Korean Language
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Market Research
1 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Apple
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix