The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 161 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing HNC 32 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.24% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.34% 0.73% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 28
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
HNC
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1370 1095 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.46% 32.88% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 909 1364
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Hampshire

HNC
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

HNC Salary Histogram in Hampshire

HNC
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Winchester - 15 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +1 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £55,000 -
Havant -3 1 £68,162 +135.04%
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Fareham - 1 £27,500 -
Hook - 1 - -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 33 (64.71%) HND
2 22 (43.14%) PhD
2 22 (43.14%) Degree
2 22 (43.14%) iDTV
2 22 (43.14%) BBC
3 12 (23.53%) Electronics
3 12 (23.53%) C
4 11 (21.57%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
6 7 (13.73%) .NET
6 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
6 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
6 7 (13.73%) Fortran
6 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
6 7 (13.73%) CAD
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Change Control
8 5 (9.80%) SolidWorks
9 4 (7.84%) ITIL
9 4 (7.84%) System Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Service Management
10 3 (5.88%) Migration
10 3 (5.88%) Information Management
10 3 (5.88%) F5
10 3 (5.88%) AutoCAD
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco
10 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (5.88%) Network Security
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) ATM
3 1 (1.96%) GSM
3 1 (1.96%) UMTS
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) SS7
3 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (23.53%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.88%) Military
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Design Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Team Leader
3 8 (15.69%) Support Team Leader
4 5 (9.80%) Support Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) RF Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
1 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) iDTV
1 22 (43.14%) BBC
2 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) UNIX
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Project Management
2 7 (13.73%) CAD
3 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Change Control
5 4 (7.84%) System Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Service Management
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Communications Security
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.88%) Information Management
7 2 (3.92%) Finite Element Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Network Design
8 1 (1.96%) Logistics
8 1 (1.96%) Product Marketing
8 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.96%) CRM
8 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.96%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) C
2 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
2 7 (13.73%) Fortran
3 1 (1.96%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) HND
2 22 (43.14%) PhD
2 22 (43.14%) Degree
3 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) CCNA
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.88%) CCSA
4 3 (5.88%) CCSE
5 1 (1.96%) ECDL
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) NDS
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) SolidWorks
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco
2 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.88%) F5
3 2 (3.92%) Siemens
4 1 (1.96%) Meraki
4 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Hampshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago