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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Assistant
Rank 890 934 933
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Assistant 50 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.030% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.031% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 48
Median salary £22,163 £21,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.53% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,770 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £55,000 £62,600
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £18,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -27.27%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

IT Assistant Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Assistant
Top 28 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 6 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 +28 49 £22,082 +5.15% 5
London +29 22 £24,250 -42.94% 1
North West +29 11 £17,000 -8.77% 1
Liverpool - 6 - -
Merseyside - 6 - -
South East +24 5 £22,163 +9.44%
Surrey +1 5 £22,163 -3.63%
Cheshire +33 4 £17,000 -20.93%
East of England +25 4 £19,500 +8.33% 1
Essex +12 4 £19,500 +8.33% 1
Chelmsford - 4 £19,500 - 1
South West -6 3 £24,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 3 £24,000 -
Redhill - 3 £22,163 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £24,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £20,000 -
Rotherham - 2 £20,000 -
City of London +59 1 £25,000 -54.54%
Scotland -1 1 £32,500 +80.55%
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £29,000 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £30,000 -
Bradford - 1 £16,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £16,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

IT Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 31 (39.24%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.11%) MS Office
4 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
5 14 (17.72%) Apple iOS
6 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
6 13 (16.46%) Finance
7 12 (15.19%) Degree
7 12 (15.19%) Android
8 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
9 10 (12.66%) LAN
10 9 (11.39%) iPhone
10 9 (11.39%) Office 365
11 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
11 8 (10.13%) VMware
11 8 (10.13%) WAN
12 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
12 7 (8.86%) Wireless
12 7 (8.86%) Data Security
13 6 (7.59%) Legal
13 6 (7.59%) MCITP
13 6 (7.59%) ITIL
13 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (6.33%) HP
14 5 (6.33%) Avaya
14 5 (6.33%) .NET

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 (8.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.80%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) MS Office
2 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) LAN
2 8 (10.13%) WAN
3 7 (8.86%) Wireless
4 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.33%) Firewall
6 4 (5.06%) FTP
7 3 (3.80%) DHCP
7 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 3 (3.80%) Internet
7 3 (3.80%) PBX
7 3 (3.80%) VoIP
7 3 (3.80%) VPN
8 2 (2.53%) SAN
8 2 (2.53%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (2.53%) VLAN
8 2 (2.53%) WLAN
9 1 (1.27%) Broadband
9 1 (1.27%) Intranet
9 1 (1.27%) SMS
9 1 (1.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) GIS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.27%) MyEclipse
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Legal
3 5 (6.33%) Automotive
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.06%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Law
6 2 (2.53%) Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Banking
7 1 (1.27%) German Language
7 1 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.53%) EDI
4 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.27%) HTML
4 1 (1.27%) Spring
4 1 (1.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) iPhone
2 5 (6.33%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.80%) Replication
5 2 (2.53%) iPad
5 2 (2.53%) LIMS
6 1 (1.27%) EPoS
6 1 (1.27%) Handset
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.24%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Apple iOS
3 12 (15.19%) Android
4 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.33%) Linux
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
7 4 (5.06%) Unix
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
2 7 (8.86%) Data Security
3 6 (7.59%) ITIL
4 5 (6.33%) Coaching
5 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.06%) Time Management
6 3 (3.80%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.80%) Information Security
6 3 (3.80%) Project Management
7 2 (2.53%) Analytics
7 2 (2.53%) Data Analytics
7 2 (2.53%) Data Management
7 2 (2.53%) Expense Management
7 2 (2.53%) Presales
7 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.27%) CRM
8 1 (1.27%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.27%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) C
2 4 (5.06%) C++
3 3 (3.80%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) MCITP
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.06%) A+ Certification
3 4 (5.06%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.80%) MCSA
4 3 (3.80%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CISA
6 1 (1.27%) CISM
6 1 (1.27%) CISSP
6 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.27%) QiCA
6 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) vSphere
3 2 (2.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) VMware
3 5 (6.33%) Avaya
3 5 (6.33%) HP
4 4 (5.06%) Mitel
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) Dell
5 3 (3.80%) SonicWALL
5 3 (3.80%) Sophos
6 2 (2.53%) Adobe
6 2 (2.53%) Apple
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix
6 2 (2.53%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.53%) ProCurve
6 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 1 (1.27%) Altiris
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) SimCorp
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