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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 180 174 174
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 8 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.056% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.16% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 18
Average salary £45,000 £24,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.56% -29.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,502 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+31.13% +1.67%
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
1403 1263 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.94% 35.24% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1036 1182
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Winchester - 4 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £32,500 - 1
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 27 (61.36%) HND
2 23 (52.27%) iDTV
2 23 (52.27%) PhD
2 23 (52.27%) BBC
3 16 (36.36%) Degree
4 12 (27.27%) Electronics
5 8 (18.18%) C
5 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 8 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
6 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
6 7 (15.91%) .NET
6 7 (15.91%) Fortran
7 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
9 4 (9.09%) CAD
10 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.82%) Aerospace
10 3 (6.82%) Military
10 3 (6.82%) Information Management
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.82%) Communications Security
11 2 (4.55%) Change Control
11 2 (4.55%) Finite Element Analysis
11 2 (4.55%) Network Design
11 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
11 2 (4.55%) LAMP

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) ATM
2 1 (2.27%) GSM
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) UMTS
2 1 (2.27%) SS7
General
1 12 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.82%) Military
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Design Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 8 (18.18%) Support Team Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Support Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Test Development Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) RF Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (2.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) iDTV
1 23 (52.27%) BBC
2 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) CESG
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
2 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
2 5 (11.36%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) CAD
4 3 (6.82%) Information Management
4 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.82%) Communications Security
5 2 (4.55%) Change Control
5 2 (4.55%) Finite Element Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Network Design
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.27%) Logistics
6 1 (2.27%) System Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) C
2 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
2 7 (15.91%) Fortran
3 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) HND
2 23 (52.27%) PhD
3 16 (36.36%) Degree
4 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 8 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) ECDL
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) NDS
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) SolidWorks
1 2 (4.55%) Siemens
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.27%) McAfee
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
2 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
2 1 (2.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Aldershot, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 + 3% Pension + 25 days holiday + Travel to Asia and Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago