The median annual salary for a Support Assistant was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Support Assistant
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 608 640 667
Rank change year-on-year +32 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.016% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.021% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.97%  

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 34605 38566 43117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.94% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28096 33532 36409
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Assistant in London

Support Assistant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Support Assistant in London

Support Assistant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Assistant in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Assistant in London

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Support Assistant in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Apple
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
5 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (23.53%) Legal
5 4 (23.53%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) iManage
6 3 (17.65%) Advertising
6 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (17.65%) VBA
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Acrobat
7 2 (11.76%) Back Office
7 2 (11.76%) Logistics
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (17.65%) Acrobat
3 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (5.88%) Local Government
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
1 4 (23.53%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Process Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Apple
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) iManage
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
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