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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Assistant
Rank 834 942 935
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Assistant 42 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.040% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.042% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 31
Median salary £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,150 £18,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,936 £43,250 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £21,466 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.42%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +95 41 £23,500 -4.08% 5
South East +68 17 £29,621 +20.90%
London +57 12 £22,250 -36.42%
Berkshire - 9 £29,621 -
Surrey +15 6 £29,621 +20.90%
Staines - 5 £29,621 -
Yorkshire +16 3 £17,000 -2.85% 1
Essex +15 3 £22,500 +28.57%
East of England +8 3 £22,500 +28.57%
West Midlands - 3 £18,500 - 2
Maidenhead - 3 £33,560 -
Windsor - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £29,621 -
Worcestershire - 2 £16,750 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,750 - 1
City of London +33 1 £31,500 -10.00%
South West +15 1 £16,500 -29.78%
North East +8 1 £17,500 -7.89% 1
North Yorkshire +6 1 £17,000 -2.85%
Hampshire +6 1 £22,000 +15.78%
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 1 £17,500 -7.89%
Wimbledon +1 1 £24,000 -9.43%
Tyne and Wear -1 1 £17,500 -7.89% 1
Chertsey -6 1 £26,000 +6.12%
North West -14 1 £17,810 +4.76% 1
Manchester - 1 £17,810 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £27,500 -
Solihull - 1 £32,000 -
Bristol - 1 £16,500 -

IT Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 46 (58.97%) Windows
2 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 30 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 30 (38.46%) Degree
3 30 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 24 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 23 (29.49%) LAN
6 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (23.08%) Cisco
8 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
8 17 (21.79%) MS Office
8 17 (21.79%) Mathematics
9 16 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (20.51%) Finance
10 15 (19.23%) C
10 15 (19.23%) Windows XP
10 15 (19.23%) Mac OS X
11 14 (17.95%) .NET
11 14 (17.95%) Wireless
11 14 (17.95%) NVQ Level 3
12 8 (10.26%) Windows 10
12 8 (10.26%) Linux
13 7 (8.97%) Internet
13 7 (8.97%) Firewall
14 6 (7.69%) VPN
14 6 (7.69%) WAN
14 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (7.69%) Office 365
15 5 (6.41%) Marketing
15 5 (6.41%) Computer Science

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 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
1 17 (21.79%) MS Office
2 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Eikon
1 2 (2.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Yammer
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) LAN
2 16 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (17.95%) Wireless
4 7 (8.97%) Firewall
4 7 (8.97%) Internet
5 6 (7.69%) VPN
5 6 (7.69%) WAN
6 5 (6.41%) VoIP
7 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.85%) Network Security
9 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.56%) VLAN
9 2 (2.56%) WebEx
9 2 (2.56%) WLAN
10 1 (1.28%) DHCP
10 1 (1.28%) DNS
10 1 (1.28%) Intranet
10 1 (1.28%) Skype
10 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
5 2 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Law
5 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.56%) Publishing
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Mathematics
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) LIMS
3 4 (5.13%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.97%) Windows
2 30 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 24 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (19.23%) Mac OS X
5 15 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.26%) Linux
6 8 (10.26%) Windows 10
7 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.56%) Android
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.28%) Unix
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.41%) Time Management
2 4 (5.13%) Information Security
2 4 (5.13%) ITIL
3 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (3.85%) Line Management
3 3 (3.85%) Logistics
3 3 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
4 2 (2.56%) CRM
4 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.56%) Document Management
4 2 (2.56%) E-Procurement
4 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (1.28%) Change Management
5 1 (1.28%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) C
2 2 (2.56%) C#
2 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) VBScript
3 1 (1.28%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) NVQ Level 3
3 3 (3.85%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.85%) CISA
3 3 (3.85%) CISM
3 3 (3.85%) CISSP
3 3 (3.85%) MCP
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.56%) MCSA
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) MOS
5 1 (1.28%) CCNA
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Graphite
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.08%) Cisco
3 5 (6.41%) Avaya
4 4 (5.13%) Bloomberg
4 4 (5.13%) Reuters
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Canon
5 2 (2.56%) Dell
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.56%) Xerox
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Apple
6 1 (1.28%) Mitel
6 1 (1.28%) New Relic
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Sophos
6 1 (1.28%) Symantec
Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
networx
Salary: From £16,087.50 to £21,520.71 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago