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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 898 886 882
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 13 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.041% 0.027% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £25,000 £27,069 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% -39.84%
UK excluding London average salary £21,403 £25,374 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.64% -43.61%

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
31999 29947 32812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.78% 26.98% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25677 23968 27487
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 14 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 28 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
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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 -38 13 £25,000 -7.64% 3
South East -6 6 £25,000 -4.75%
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
East Midlands - 3 £20,405 -
London +9 2 £25,500 -9.76%
Manchester -13 2 - -
North West -15 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £20,405 -
Leicestershire - 2 £20,405 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £25,000 -
Scunthorpe - 1 - -
Stansted - 1 £25,000 -

NVQ Level 3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Validation
3 7 (29.17%) Wireless
3 7 (29.17%) NVQ Level 4
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) ISO 14001
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) SCCM
7 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) Symantec
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.33%) Military
8 2 (8.33%) VLE
8 2 (8.33%) Advertising
8 2 (8.33%) Publishing
8 2 (8.33%) Finance
8 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
8 2 (8.33%) DSDM

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Wireless
2 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Military
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Environment Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Deployment Team Leader
2 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Information Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Document Controller
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Deployment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) VLE
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Informatics
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Validation
1 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) DSDM
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO 14001
2 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Huawei
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