The median annual salary for a Support Assistant was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Assistant
England / London
Rank 577 637 650
Rank change year-on-year +60 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Assistant 11 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.046% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.047% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 4
Median salary £26,500 £22,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.10% -22.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +22.22%  

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 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Assistant in London

Support Assistant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Assistant within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Bromley - 1 £27,500 -
City of London - 1 £27,500 - 1
Support Assistant
England

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
3 11 (47.83%) MS Office
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Legal
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Time Management
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) C#
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) VBA
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
7 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.04%) Acrobat
7 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 3 (13.04%) Advertising
7 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.04%) WebEx
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 3 (13.04%) iManage
8 2 (8.70%) Lumesse
8 2 (8.70%) Finance
8 2 (8.70%) GoToMeeting

Support Assistant Skill Set
Top Related 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (47.83%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) Acrobat
3 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eikon
1 1 (4.35%) Summit
1 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) WebEx
3 2 (8.70%) GoToMeeting
3 2 (8.70%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Local Government
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
2 2 (8.70%) EPoS
2 2 (8.70%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Time Management
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Logistics
2 2 (8.70%) Post-Production
3 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Entry
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) ITSM
3 1 (4.35%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) iManage
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Lumesse
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.35%) Canon
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Reuters
4 1 (4.35%) Xerox
South East London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £26,632 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £22-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago