The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Assistant
Rank 853 934 944
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Assistant 56 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.029% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.030% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 49
Median salary £24,000 £21,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,350 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,082 £19,750 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -18.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Assistant in the job title.

IT Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Assistant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Assistant within the UK.

IT Assistant Salary Trend in the UK

IT Assistant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Assistant over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 within the UK.

IT Assistant Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Assistant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Assistant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +48 56 £24,000 +14.28% 11
London +56 26 £25,000 +14.94% 4
North West +29 12 £17,000 -8.10% 2
East of England +34 6 £19,500 +8.33% 1
Merseyside +15 6 - -
South East +13 6 £25,348 +19.28% 3
Surrey 0 6 £25,348 +10.20% 2
Liverpool - 6 - -
Chelmsford - 6 £19,500 -
Essex - 6 £19,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £17,000 -
City of London +53 4 £27,200 -50.54% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
South West +8 2 £24,000 -
Redhill +7 2 £22,163 +5.53%
Chertsey 0 2 £26,000 +6.12% 1
Cheltenham - 2 £24,000 -
Rotherham - 2 £20,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £24,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £29,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £20,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 1 £27,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £16,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £27,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £27,500 -
Bradford - 1 £16,000 -
Camberley - 1 £30,000 -

IT Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT 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 featuring IT Assistant in the job title.

1 30 (37.04%) Windows
2 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (24.69%) MS Office
4 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
5 14 (17.28%) Finance
6 13 (16.05%) LAN
6 13 (16.05%) Android
7 12 (14.81%) Apple iOS
8 11 (13.58%) Degree
9 10 (12.35%) Windows 7
10 9 (11.11%) Unix
10 9 (11.11%) Linux
11 8 (9.88%) WAN
11 8 (9.88%) Office 365
11 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
11 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.64%) iPhone
12 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
12 7 (8.64%) VMware
12 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
12 7 (8.64%) Wireless
13 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
13 6 (7.41%) Legal
13 6 (7.41%) ITIL
13 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification

IT Assistant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MS Office
2 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) LAN
2 8 (9.88%) WAN
3 7 (8.64%) Wireless
4 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.17%) Firewall
6 4 (4.94%) FTP
7 3 (3.70%) DHCP
7 3 (3.70%) DNS
7 3 (3.70%) Internet
7 3 (3.70%) PBX
7 3 (3.70%) VoIP
8 2 (2.47%) SAN
8 2 (2.47%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.47%) VLAN
8 2 (2.47%) VPN
8 2 (2.47%) WLAN
9 1 (1.23%) Broadband
9 1 (1.23%) Intranet
9 1 (1.23%) SMS
9 1 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) GIS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.23%) MyEclipse
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Legal
2 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.17%) Automotive
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Law
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) German Language
5 1 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.94%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) EDI
4 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) Spring
4 1 (1.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) iPhone
1 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.70%) Replication
3 3 (3.70%) STB
3 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.47%) Handset
4 2 (2.47%) LIMS
4 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.23%) FMCG
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Android
3 12 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.35%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.11%) Linux
5 9 (11.11%) Unix
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.17%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.70%) Solaris
11 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
2 6 (7.41%) ITIL
3 4 (4.94%) Coaching
3 4 (4.94%) Data Security
4 3 (3.70%) BCP
4 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 3 (3.70%) Information Security
4 3 (3.70%) Project Management
5 2 (2.47%) Analytics
5 2 (2.47%) Data Analytics
5 2 (2.47%) Data Management
5 2 (2.47%) Expense Management
5 2 (2.47%) Presales
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.47%) Supplier Management
5 2 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.47%) Time Management
6 1 (1.23%) Case Management
6 1 (1.23%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) C
2 4 (4.94%) C++
3 3 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) MCITP
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.94%) A+ Certification
3 4 (4.94%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.70%) MCSA
4 3 (3.70%) MCSE
4 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CISA
6 1 (1.23%) CISM
6 1 (1.23%) CISSP
6 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.23%) QiCA
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) NFS
2 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) vSphere
3 2 (2.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) VMware
3 5 (6.17%) HP
4 4 (4.94%) Avaya
4 4 (4.94%) Mitel
5 3 (3.70%) Bloomberg
5 3 (3.70%) Citrix
5 3 (3.70%) Dell
5 3 (3.70%) Fundtech
5 3 (3.70%) Lotus
5 3 (3.70%) Reuters
5 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 3 (3.70%) SonicWALL
5 3 (3.70%) Sophos
5 3 (3.70%) Sun
5 3 (3.70%) Temenos
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 2 (2.47%) ProCurve
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