The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 4 in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 4 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank 442 431 442
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.014% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £28,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +8.65%
NVQ Level 4
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7307 6979 7584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.11% 31.67% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5508 5522 6499
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NVQ Level 4 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NVQ Level 4
Salary Trend in the South East

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

NVQ Level 4 Salary Trend in the South East

NVQ Level 4
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Berkshire - 4 - -
NVQ Level 4
England

NVQ Level 4
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) NVQ Level 3
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 14001
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) Huawei

NVQ Level 4
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Huawei