The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 108 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.16%

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
547 535 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.20% 34.92% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 411 394 470
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 £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HNC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

HNC Salary Trend in Cambridge