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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 938 961 1004
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +43
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 6 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.021% 0.039% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £30,953 £19,499
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +58.74%
UK excluding London median salary - £19,406 £19,499
% change year-on-year
- -0.47%

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
28018 30426 33062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.58% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22591 23759 26450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NVQ Level 3 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 6 - - 3
London +7 4 - -
South East +19 2 - - 2
Berkshire +11 2 - - 1
Reading +17 1 - - 1
Barnet - 1 - -

NVQ Level 3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NVQ Level 3.

1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) NEBOSH
3 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 4 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) CAD
4 3 (25.00%) AutoCAD
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) MS Project
4 3 (25.00%) HND
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) HNC
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) CAD
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (16.67%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) GNVQ
4 1 (8.33%) HNC
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) NEBOSH
2 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Huawei
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