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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 136 142 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing HNC 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.050% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.17% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £31,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £42,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +40.83%
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
585 602 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.91% 29.83% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 462 475 493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Primavera

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Primavera
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HND
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago