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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 80 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.23% 0.14% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 0.52% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £23,725 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
HNC
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 194 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.67% 27.87% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 173 174 216
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

HNC
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Leicestershire

HNC
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Leicester - 2 £23,725 -
HNC
East Midlands

HNC
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Auditor
1 1 (33.33%) CAD Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Autodesk