The median annual salary for a Technical Assistant was - in advertised job vacancies 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.

Technical Assistant
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 918 972
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Assistant 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.005% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £24,000 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary - £24,000 £24,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Assistant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Assistant in the UK

Technical Assistant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Assistant in the UK

Technical Assistant Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Assistant in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Multimedia
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Captivate
1 5 (83.33%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Windows

Technical Assistant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Captivate
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 5 (83.33%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) Service Design
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft