The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank 852 854 859
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 14 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.048% 0.036% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £25,000 £35,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.07% +35.57%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £24,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -7.69%
NVQ Level 4
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28931 27477 30865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.54% 26.87% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23292 21935 26132
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

NVQ Level 4 Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
London +25 5 £25,000 -34.21% 1
South East +14 5 - - 1
North West - 3 £27,500 -
South West -5 1 £52,000 +116.66% 1
NVQ Level 4
UK

NVQ Level 4
Top 18 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (50.00%) Validation
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (50.00%) NVQ Level 3
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) HND
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) ISO 14001
3 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (7.14%) HNC
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Banking

NVQ Level 4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
1 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Environment Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (35.71%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Validation
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 6 (42.86%) HND
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 14001
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 52,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago