Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GNVQ qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ)
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1244 1314
Rank change year-on-year +130 +70 +34
Permanent jobs citing GNVQ 69 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.022% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 66 9 2
UK median annual salary £25,250 £22,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% +3.45% -13.00%
10th Percentile £16,500 £19,500 £19,325
90th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £24,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,500 £32,500 £21,750
% change year-on-year -21.54% +49.43% -13.00%

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43492 54583 61326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.48% 26.99% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33631 44030 48400
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

GNVQ
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GNVQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GNVQ in the UK

GNVQ
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GNVQ in the UK

GNVQ
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GNVQ over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for GNVQ in the UK

GNVQ
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GNVQ within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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
UK excluding London +116 65 £25,500 -21.54% 3
England +134 64 £26,000 +13.04% 3
Midlands +70 27 £30,000 -33.33%
West Midlands +52 27 £30,000 -33.33%
South East +87 14 £17,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 13 £26,000 -
North of England - 13 £26,000 -
South West - 6 £19,250 - 2
Wales - 5 £23,000 -
London +37 3 - -

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 with a requirement for GNVQ.

1 57 (82.61%) HND
1 57 (82.61%) Degree
1 57 (82.61%) Computer Science
1 57 (82.61%) Computer Science Degree
2 55 (79.71%) Microsoft
3 37 (53.62%) Windows
4 31 (44.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (42.03%) Automotive
5 29 (42.03%) Windows XP
6 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Office
7 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
8 23 (33.33%) ITIL
8 23 (33.33%) SLA
9 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
10 19 (27.54%) A+ Certification
11 18 (26.09%) Windows Server
12 16 (23.19%) Windows 8
13 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (21.74%) Service Management
14 13 (18.84%) Perfmon
14 13 (18.84%) WebEx
14 13 (18.84%) LAN
14 13 (18.84%) WAN
14 13 (18.84%) VPN
14 13 (18.84%) MCP
14 13 (18.84%) MCSE
14 13 (18.84%) MCSA
14 13 (18.84%) DameWare
15 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000

GNVQ
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) LAN
1 13 (18.84%) VPN
1 13 (18.84%) WAN
1 13 (18.84%) WebEx
2 5 (7.25%) Internet
3 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) DHCP
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.45%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2000
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (42.03%) Automotive
2 10 (14.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 17 (24.64%) Service Analyst
3 17 (24.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (21.74%) Graduate
4 15 (21.74%) IT Support
4 15 (21.74%) Junior
5 14 (20.29%) Graduate Analyst
5 14 (20.29%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (20.29%) Junior Analyst
6 13 (18.84%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (18.84%) Help Desk Analyst
7 12 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (17.39%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
7 12 (17.39%) Server Engineer
7 12 (17.39%) Server Support
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Server Engineer
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) Ajax
2 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
2 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (14.49%) CSS
2 10 (14.49%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 57 (82.61%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 12 (17.39%) Replication
3 10 (14.49%) CAN bus
4 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) iPhone
5 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Windows XP
3 18 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 16 (23.19%) Windows 8
5 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.25%) Linux
8 2 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (21.74%) Service Management
4 12 (17.39%) Information Security
4 12 (17.39%) SDLC
5 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.49%) MVC
5 10 (14.49%) Presales
6 5 (7.25%) CRM
7 4 (5.80%) Logistics
8 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.90%) Android Development
9 2 (2.90%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.90%) Manual Testing
9 2 (2.90%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.90%) Telematics
9 2 (2.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C#
2 10 (14.49%) C
2 10 (14.49%) C++
2 10 (14.49%) Embedded C
2 10 (14.49%) Embedded C++
2 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (82.61%) Computer Science Degree
1 57 (82.61%) Degree
1 57 (82.61%) HND
2 31 (44.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (27.54%) A+ Certification
4 13 (18.84%) MCP
4 13 (18.84%) MCSA
4 13 (18.84%) MCSE
5 6 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) ISEB
6 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.33%) SLA
2 12 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
1 12 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (14.49%) Firmware
3 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) DameWare
1 13 (18.84%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 55 (79.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Citrix
2 3 (4.35%) VMware
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