The first table below looks at the demand for NVQ Level 4 in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 4 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank 871 839 874
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +35
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.022% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 8
Average salary - £38,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
NVQ Level 4
UK

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 4 Jobs Demand Trend in England

NVQ Level 4
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region.

NVQ Level 4 Salary Trend in England

NVQ Level 4
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
South East -15 3 - -
NVQ Level 4
UK

NVQ Level 4
Top 20 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NVQ Level 4 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 4.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (33.33%) Huawei

NVQ Level 4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NVQ Level 4 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 4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (33.33%) Huawei