The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 182 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing HNC 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.086% 0.027% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £28,625 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -11.92%
HNC
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
793 934 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.71% 25.51% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 640 782 495
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

HNC
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

HNC Salary Trend in Leeds

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) HND
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 6 (75.00%) GIS
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) ATG
2 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) MGW
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) 2G
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) ISUP

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) RTP
1 1 (12.50%) SS7
1 1 (12.50%) ISUP
1 1 (12.50%) SCCP
1 1 (12.50%) 2G
1 1 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (12.50%) MGW
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) HND
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) ATG
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
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