Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Assistant was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support Assistant
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 835 911
Rank change year-on-year -3 +76 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Assistant 6 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.021% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.022% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 12
London median annual salary £31,500 £25,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £19,438 £19,775
90th Percentile £34,375 £31,000 £35,000
England median annual salary £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Support Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured IT Support Assistant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Assistant in London

IT Support Assistant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Support Assistant in London

IT Support Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT 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 across the London region featuring IT Support Assistant in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
5 1 (16.67%) Skype
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Social Media
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

IT Support Assistant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) VMware