The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GNVQ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 912 942
Rank change year-on-year +90 +30  
Permanent jobs citing GNVQ 22 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.022% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 5
Median salary £22,250 £27,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.09% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,250 £45,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year -50.55% +125.00%  

GNVQ is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19872 27002 27635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.78% 27.58% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15787 21865 21870
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GNVQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing GNVQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for GNVQ in England

GNVQ
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GNVQ in England.

Salary trend for GNVQ in England

GNVQ
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GNVQ within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Yorkshire - 6 £26,000 - 1
South East - 6 £17,000 - 1
West Midlands +33 5 £20,000 -55.55%
London +67 4 - -
GNVQ
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing GNVQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GNVQ.

1 25 (86.21%) MS Excel
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 20 (68.97%) Degree
3 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
4 19 (65.52%) HND
5 17 (58.62%) SLA
5 17 (58.62%) Windows XP
6 15 (51.72%) ITIL
7 12 (41.38%) MS Office
8 11 (37.93%) Windows 8
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (34.48%) Service Management
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.69%) WebEx
11 6 (20.69%) Perfmon
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
11 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
11 6 (20.69%) DameWare
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (20.69%) Information Security
11 6 (20.69%) Replication

GNVQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (86.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (41.38%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) LAN
1 6 (20.69%) VPN
1 6 (20.69%) WAN
1 6 (20.69%) WebEx
2 4 (13.79%) DHCP
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 4 (13.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (31.03%) Service Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Support Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Junior
5 6 (20.69%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) LAN Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Server Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Server Support
5 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) WAN Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.69%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows XP
3 11 (37.93%) Windows 8
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Service Management
3 6 (20.69%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Android Development
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
5 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Telematics
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Degree
2 19 (65.52%) HND
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.69%) MCP
4 6 (20.69%) MCSA
4 6 (20.69%) MCSE
5 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
5 2 (6.90%) ISEB
5 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.45%) HNC
6 1 (3.45%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
1 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (17.24%) XenApp
3 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) DameWare
1 6 (20.69%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
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