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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 319 319 333
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing HNC 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.025% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2999 2651 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.25% 22.41% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2347 2806
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (66.67%) HND
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (46.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) CMS
5 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Business Development
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Electronics
7 2 (13.33%) Essbase
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) HFM
7 2 (13.33%) MDX
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (13.33%) DRM
7 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) HTML
8 1 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) HFM
1 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Essbase
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (46.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Products Support Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Support Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Implementation Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Product Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Essbase Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Electronics Technician
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (26.67%) Business Development
1 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) DRM
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) HND
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VTSP
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
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