The median annual salary for an IT Support Assistant was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 611 639 672
Rank change year-on-year +28 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Assistant 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.013% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 6
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £20,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Support Assistant in the job title.

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 24 June 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 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Apple
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (26.67%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) iManage
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Advertising
5 3 (20.00%) VBA
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Acrobat
6 2 (13.33%) Back Office
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (20.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (26.67%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) iManage
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
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