The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 122 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £32,250 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £31,529 £26,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.26% -20.00%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
597 611 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.60% 33.72% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 444 490 658
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HNC
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) MCTS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Intranet
2 2 (28.57%) Extranet
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Database Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) HND
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) MCTS
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) MCDBA
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) MOM
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago