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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 127 130 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing HNC 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.14% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 0.47% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £43,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +7.81%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,625 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -10.54%
HNC
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
696 635 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.50% 30.44% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 531 439 503
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

HNC
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

HNC
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesham - 6 £45,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £26,036 -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (72.73%) Wireless
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SOTI
4 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (9.09%) HND
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) RF Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior RF Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) ICT Support Officer
3 2 (18.18%) ICT Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) HND
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SOTI