The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 81 81
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.14% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.42% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
HNC
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
253 240 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.60% 33.80% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 225 230 263
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

HNC
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

HNC Salary Trend in Brighton

HNC
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing HNC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HNC.

1 7 (100.00%) HND
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing HNC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HNC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Junior
1 7 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Hardware Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) HND
1 7 (100.00%) Degree