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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 114 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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
717 829 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.54% 33.55% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 632 592 632
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Cambridge +18 6 £20,000 -55.55%
Huntingdon +1 4 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Peterborough - 2 £35,000 -
HNC
East of England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (90.00%) HND
2 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Electronics
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) AutoCAD
6 4 (20.00%) Siemens
6 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
7 3 (15.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 2 (10.00%) Internet
8 2 (10.00%) OSPF
8 2 (10.00%) Remedy
8 2 (10.00%) BGP
8 2 (10.00%) ATM
8 2 (10.00%) LAN
8 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (10.00%) RIP
8 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.00%) VPN
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) CCNP
8 2 (10.00%) CCIP
8 2 (10.00%) CCNA
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) ATM
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) RIP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) OSPF
1 2 (10.00%) BGP
1 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (10.00%) Frame Relay
General
1 9 (45.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Electrical Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) HND
2 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) CCIP
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Siemens
1 4 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) Cramer
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago