The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 246 318 333
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +15
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.038% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,625
% change year-on-year
- +22.27%
HNC
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1434 2498 3081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 22.81% 23.80% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 2130 2536
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HNC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

HNC Salary Trend in the City of London

HNC
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft