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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 120 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing HNC 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.41% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 2.01% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £33,375 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.66% -17.33%
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
461 548 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.33% 29.38% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 370 441 416
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing HNC 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 Bristol region with a requirement for HNC.

1 6 (85.71%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Tealium
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Teradata
3 4 (57.14%) WebTrends
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Data Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Development Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) HND
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Tealium
1 4 (57.14%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft