The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 33 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 1.68% 6.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 12.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £49,500 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
HNC
London

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

Qualifications Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 47.90% 51.02% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 32
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £73,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

HNC
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

HNC Salary Trend in Hounslow

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Trillium