The table below looks at the statistics for GNVQ in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GNVQ over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ)
Rank 884 870 895
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing GNVQ 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.010% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £41,250 £17,625 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+134.04% -54.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £15,725 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £19,525 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £20,000 -
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30846 28630 33892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.93% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24022 23340 28574
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GNVQ
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GNVQ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GNVQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GNVQ
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GNVQ within the UK.

GNVQ Salary Trend in the UK

GNVQ
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GNVQ over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

GNVQ Salary Histogram in the UK

GNVQ
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GNVQ within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
England -21 2 £50,000 +183.68%
London -14 1 £50,000 +227.86%
South East -21 1 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -

GNVQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GNVQ 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 GNVQ.

1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) MCITP
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (30.00%) Acronis
5 3 (30.00%) ACSP
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) iSCSI

GNVQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GNVQ 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 GNVQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) MGCP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
1 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SEO Executive
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) COM
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPhone
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Content Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) ACSP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) CEH
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) CCVP
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCSP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Acronis
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp