The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 89 104
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.96% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Median salary - £17,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -60.91%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
HNC
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
313 477 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.51% 30.66% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 194 331 235
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HNC
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

HNC Salary Trend in Edinburgh

HNC
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory