The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 129 121 142
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.053% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 1.74% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Median salary £31,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £35,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +15.32%
HNC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
649 749 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.65% 34.90% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 542 620 609
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 8 (100.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) GPRS
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) French Language
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) GPRS
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Database Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Electrical Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Electrical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) EMC