The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 253 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.017% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £58,750 -
% change year-on-year
-35.31% -
NVQ Level 3
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1918 1857 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.45% 30.95% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1503 1285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £52,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NVQ Level 3 Salary Trend in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Wiltshire - 1 £38,000 -
NVQ Level 3
England

NVQ Level 3
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) C
2 12 (92.31%) MS Project
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) CAD
2 12 (92.31%) AutoCAD
2 12 (92.31%) Network Design
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (92.31%) AutoCAD
1 12 (92.31%) MS Project
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Training Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) CAD
1 12 (92.31%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft