The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 4 in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NVQ Level 4 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank 947 962 991
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +29
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 9 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.015% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.032% 0.056% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,505 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £41,750 -
% change year-on-year
-25.74% -

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
28135 30622 32695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.22% 27.58% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22653 23934 26174
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average 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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 4 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NVQ Level 4
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 within the UK.

NVQ Level 4 Salary Trend in the UK

NVQ Level 4
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

NVQ Level 4 Salary Histogram in the UK

NVQ Level 4
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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 -2 9 £35,000 +6.05% 2
London +6 6 £35,000 +1.43% 1
South East +31 2 £33,500 +6.34% 1
Reading +23 1 - - 1
Berkshire +9 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £33,500 -
Manchester - 1 £28,500 -
North West - 1 £28,500 -

NVQ Level 4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing NVQ Level 4 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 4.

1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) HND
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) People Management
5 3 (25.00%) HNC
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) CMS
6 2 (16.67%) Adobe
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) W3C
6 2 (16.67%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (16.67%) VSAT
6 2 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (8.33%) iPad
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Office 365
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (8.33%) iPhone

NVQ Level 4
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing NVQ Level 4 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 4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VoIP
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) VSAT
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Bid Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Junior
2 4 (33.33%) Junior IT Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Sales Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UX Designer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
1 2 (16.67%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) HND
3 3 (25.00%) HNC
4 2 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Huawei
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