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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 195 185 168
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing HNC 11 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.28% 0.076% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.24% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 16
Average salary £49,500 £34,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,100 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1576 1258 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.58% 31.95% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1023 1316
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Basingstoke +1 3 £50,000 +58.73%
Winchester - 3 £40,000 -
Southampton - 2 £29,644 -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (43.75%) HND
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) Firmware
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) C
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) CCSA
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (25.00%) CCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) F5
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
4 3 (18.75%) SolidWorks
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) CAD
4 3 (18.75%) AutoCAD
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Electronics
5 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (18.75%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) FirePass
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Design Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Mechanical Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Electrical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Electrical Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) System Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) CAD
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) HND
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCSA
3 4 (25.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (18.75%) SolidWorks
3 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.25%) Meraki
4 1 (6.25%) Websense
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
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