The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Support Assistant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Assistant
Rank 918 935 936
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 13 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.028% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 44
Median salary £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,797 £18,200 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £24,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £17,797 £22,500 £23,750
% change year-on-year
-20.90% -5.26%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Assistant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Support Assistant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Support Assistant
Salary Trend

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

Support Assistant Salary Trend in the UK

Support Assistant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Assistant over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Support Assistant Salary Histogram in the UK

Support Assistant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +32 13 £23,000 +2.22% 3
London +40 8 £25,250 +14.77%
North West +26 4 £22,149 +26.56%
St Helens 0 4 £22,149 +26.56%
Merseyside -3 4 £22,149 +26.56%
Harrow - 2 £19,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £17,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £17,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £17,000 - 1

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Support 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 Support Assistant in the job title.

1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (26.00%) MS Office
4 13 (26.00%) Android
5 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (18.00%) WAN
6 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (18.00%) LAN
7 8 (16.00%) Finance
7 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
7 8 (16.00%) Office 365
8 7 (14.00%) Wireless
8 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (12.00%) MCITP
9 6 (12.00%) Degree
9 6 (12.00%) Firewall
9 6 (12.00%) Law
9 6 (12.00%) VMware
9 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.00%) ITIL
10 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
10 5 (10.00%) Avaya
10 5 (10.00%) Legal

Support 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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.00%) MS Office
3 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) LAN
1 9 (18.00%) WAN
2 7 (14.00%) Wireless
3 6 (12.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) FTP
4 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) VLAN
5 3 (6.00%) VoIP
5 3 (6.00%) VPN
6 2 (4.00%) DHCP
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) SAN
6 2 (4.00%) WLAN
7 1 (2.00%) Broadband
7 1 (2.00%) Internet
7 1 (2.00%) SMS
7 1 (2.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 5 (10.00%) Legal
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Automotive
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Back Office
5 2 (4.00%) French Language
5 2 (4.00%) German Language
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.00%) iPhone
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Android
3 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.00%) Content Management
4 3 (6.00%) Information Security
4 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (2.00%) B2B
6 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.00%) Market Research
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C++
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (12.00%) MCITP
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (6.00%) HND
2 3 (6.00%) MCSA
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Avaya
4 4 (8.00%) Apple
5 3 (6.00%) Dell
5 3 (6.00%) HP
5 3 (6.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.00%) Sophos
6 2 (4.00%) Adobe
6 2 (4.00%) Bloomberg
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) iManage
6 2 (4.00%) Mitel
6 2 (4.00%) Novell
6 2 (4.00%) Reuters
6 2 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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