Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for NVQ Level 3 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 - 348
Rank change year-on-year - +348 +8
Permanent jobs citing NVQ Level 3 7 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.068% - 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 38
South West median annual salary £24,000 - £38,000
England median annual salary £33,003 £29,621 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.42% -22.05% +66.83%

NVQ Level 3 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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3090 3573 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.89% 32.95% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2366 2803 2894
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,063 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

NVQ Level 3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing NVQ Level 3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for NVQ Level 3 in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for NVQ Level 3 in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NVQ Level 3 in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for NVQ Level 3 in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bristol - 4 £24,000 -
Dorset - 1 £51,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
NVQ Level 3
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the South West region with a requirement for NVQ Level 3.

1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
1 5 (71.43%) Driving Licence
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
2 4 (57.14%) Skype
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) CCTV
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management

NVQ Level 3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Skype
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) IT Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Coaching
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
1 1 (14.29%) Line Management
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) Product Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft