The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Assistant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Assistant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Assistant
Rank 871 879 852
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Assistant 27 54 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.045% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.048% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 18
Average salary £21,000 £22,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.61% -7.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,000 £16,727
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £55,000 £27,900
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £20,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

IT Assistant Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Assistant
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Assistant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
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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
England +14 27 £21,000 -4.54% 4
South East +13 9 £24,500 -
London +17 8 £21,000 -53.84% 2
Surrey +18 7 £24,500 +4.25%
Chertsey +5 4 £24,500 -
Bristol -4 3 £48,600 +203.75%
South West -6 3 £48,600 +203.75%
Guildford - 3 £20,000 -
Hampshire +14 2 £17,750 -
North West +9 2 £33,050 +65.25% 2
East of England +5 2 £23,750 +28.37%
East Midlands +4 2 £21,000 -34.37%
Northamptonshire - 2 £21,000 -
Towcester - 2 £21,000 -
Fareham - 2 £17,750 -
City of London +36 1 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Essex +6 1 £30,000 +62.16%
Manchester 0 1 £48,600 +159.20%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £17,000 -
St Helens - 1 £17,500 -
Colchester - 1 £30,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £17,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £17,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £17,500 - 2
North East - 1 £17,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £17,000 -

IT Assistant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Assistant in their job title.

1 29 (51.79%) MS Office
2 26 (46.43%) Windows
3 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
4 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 16 (28.57%) Degree
6 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
6 13 (23.21%) SQL
7 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (19.64%) Finance
9 10 (17.86%) VPN
10 9 (16.07%) Internet
10 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
11 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (14.29%) Law
11 8 (14.29%) Avaya
11 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
12 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 7 (12.50%) Legal
13 6 (10.71%) iPad
13 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (10.71%) MCP
13 6 (10.71%) Citrix
13 6 (10.71%) Apple
13 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
14 5 (8.93%) Sophos
14 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (8.93%) HP
14 5 (8.93%) DHCP
14 5 (8.93%) Linux

IT Assistant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Assistant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.36%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (51.79%) MS Office
2 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.36%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.79%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) VPN
2 9 (16.07%) Internet
3 5 (8.93%) DNS
3 5 (8.93%) DHCP
4 4 (7.14%) LAN
4 4 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (3.57%) Broadband
5 2 (3.57%) SAN
5 2 (3.57%) VLAN
5 2 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Law
3 7 (12.50%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
1 1 (1.79%) CSS
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
1 6 (10.71%) iPad
2 4 (7.14%) LIMS
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Windows 7
3 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.93%) Linux
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.93%) Document Management
2 4 (7.14%) ITIL
2 4 (7.14%) ERP
2 4 (7.14%) Project Management
2 4 (7.14%) Line Management
3 3 (5.36%) Budget Control
4 2 (3.57%) Practice Management
4 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (3.57%) Business Development
4 2 (3.57%) Change Management
4 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.57%) CRM
4 2 (3.57%) Coaching
4 2 (3.57%) Time Management
4 2 (3.57%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.79%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) ACCA
3 2 (3.57%) CISA
3 2 (3.57%) QiCA
3 2 (3.57%) CIMA
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Avaya
3 6 (10.71%) Apple
3 6 (10.71%) Citrix
4 5 (8.93%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) Sophos
4 5 (8.93%) SonicWALL
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Epicor
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.57%) Sony
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
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