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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 901 956 977
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +21
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 11 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.044% 0.064% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Median salary £27,500 £38,000 £22,778
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% +66.82%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £38,000 £22,778
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +66.82%

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
24866 29764 31069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.10% 27.29% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19984 24007 24250
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 13 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 30 September 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 +55 11 £27,500 -27.63% 10
East Midlands - 5 - -
Derby - 4 - -
Derbyshire - 4 - -
South East +34 3 - - 7
London +45 2 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Berkshire +9 2 - - 5
Surrey - 1 - - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - - 2
Slough - 1 - - 2

NVQ Level 3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Workflow
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Apple
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) Line Management
4 5 (33.33%) 4G
4 5 (33.33%) 3G
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) C
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (20.00%) LTE
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (20.00%) 2G
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) 3G
1 5 (33.33%) 4G
2 3 (20.00%) 2G
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) LTE
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) DWDM
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (40.00%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Junior
2 5 (33.33%) Junior 3G Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Junior 4G Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Junior Field Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Trainee
3 3 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Line Management
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
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