The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 117 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.44% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
HNC
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
527 533 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.41% 33.71% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 418 448 572
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HNC
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

HNC Salary Trend in Bristol

HNC
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

HNC Salary Histogram in Bristol

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
4 3 (42.86%) Military
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Retail

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 3 (42.86%) Military
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Auditor
3 1 (14.29%) Principle Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) HND
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago