The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 884 908 871
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -37
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 6 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% 0.034% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 24
Average salary £43,750 £19,499 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.37% -48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £17,556 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,627 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary - £19,499 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -48.00%

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
29780 32110 30300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.21% 27.30% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23622 25307 24575
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend

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

NVQ Level 3 Salary Trend in the UK

NVQ Level 3
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

NVQ Level 3 Salary Histogram in the UK

NVQ Level 3
Top 5 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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 6 £43,750 +124.37% 2
London +39 5 £43,750 +143.80% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £45,000 -

NVQ Level 3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (29.63%) MS Office
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) VBA
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) ISO 14001
4 6 (22.22%) Billing
4 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) NVQ Level 4
5 4 (14.81%) Validation
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) Windows
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) HNC
6 3 (11.11%) HND
6 3 (11.11%) Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) Degree

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS Office
3 6 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) AutoCAD
4 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) OSPF
2 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Data Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) IT Support
2 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
2 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (3.70%) Environment Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Administrator
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) VLE
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) CAD
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
1 6 (22.22%) VBA
2 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) HNC
2 3 (11.11%) HND
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) GNVQ
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO 14001
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Dell
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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