The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 244 229 264
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +35
Permanent jobs citing HNC 3 41 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.047% 0.55% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 1.78% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 34 8
Median salary - £31,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1800 2309 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.09% 31.14% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1965 1882
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HNC
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

HNC Salary Trend in the East of England

HNC
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 3 - -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for HNC.

1 7 (63.64%) HND
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Autodesk
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Installations Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
1 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) CAD
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) HND
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Autodesk
Wymondham
Norfolk and Suffolk Constabulary
Salary: £30,744 - £35,100 pa
Posted: 8 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
Olympus
Posted: 21 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £22500 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday