The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 174 172 164
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing HNC 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.77% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Average salary £33,045 £27,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.16% -29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £30,000 £30,875
% change year-on-year
+19.16% -2.83%
HNC
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
975 1042 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.16% 27.31% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 741 874 665
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HNC
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

HNC Salary Trend in the East Midlands

HNC
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

HNC
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Nottinghamshire - 7 £33,045 - 1
Leicestershire +20 1 £45,000 +25.96% 2
Northamptonshire -8 1 - - 2
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
2 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
3 7 (30.43%) Electronics
4 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) Time Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (21.74%) HND
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Security Management
6 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
6 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
6 4 (17.39%) DWDM
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Apache
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
6 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) ADSL
1 4 (17.39%) SDH
1 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
1 4 (17.39%) DWDM
1 4 (17.39%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (30.43%) Electronics
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 2 (8.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
2 4 (17.39%) Field Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Operations Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Site Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
3 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) CAD
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
1 4 (17.39%) PeopleSoft
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Juniper
1 4 (17.39%) Ciena
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
3 1 (4.35%) Autodesk
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) AppSense
3 1 (4.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
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