The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
HNC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
803 579 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.03% 29.51% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 644 447 651
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HNC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VB6

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
Hitchin
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hitchin
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago