The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 216 233 222
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.046% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £22,778 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+54.75% +8.46%
NVQ Level 3
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1717 2183 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.27% 36.68% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1329 1369
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 across the Berkshire region.

NVQ Level 3 Salary Trend in Berkshire

NVQ Level 3
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 1 £38,000 -
Newbury - 1 £38,000 -
NVQ Level 3
South East

NVQ Level 3
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NVQ Level 3 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NVQ Level 3.

1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) NVQ Level 4

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NVQ Level 3 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NVQ Level 3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft