Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for NVQ Level 4 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 4 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
County Antrim median annual salary £21,000 - -
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 - -

NVQ Level 4 is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 97 95 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 27.71% 27.62% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 103
County Antrim median annual salary £30,250 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.12% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,875 £57,500 £54,500
Northern Ireland median annual salary £31,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.70% -8.75% +14.29%

NVQ Level 4
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 1 £21,000 -
NVQ Level 4
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing NVQ Level 4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for NVQ Level 4.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

NVQ Level 4
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware