The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 30 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.06% - 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £29,125 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
HNC
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.56% 6.01% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 18
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,125 £37,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

HNC
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

HNC Salary Trend in Halifax

HNC
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 9 (100.00%) Avaya
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) DEFINITY
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) HND
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Intel
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DEFINITY
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (100.00%) Workflow
1 9 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) HND
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Intel
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £25500 per annum + benefits
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