The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £31,432 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+32.03% +4.77%
HNC
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 35.59% 31.37% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 26
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

HNC
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Bolton region.

HNC Salary Trend in Bolton