The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 621 629 586
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -43
Permanent jobs citing HNC 13 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.064% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 21
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,814 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.87% +6.04%
HNC
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11677 12486 11582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.15% 25.65% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9580 10137 9430
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in London

HNC
Salary Trend in London

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

HNC Salary Trend in London

HNC
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram in London

HNC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
City of London +21 1 £27,500 -49.30%
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (85.71%) HND
2 19 (67.86%) Degree
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
7 8 (28.57%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) XenApp
8 7 (25.00%) LAN
8 7 (25.00%) WAN
8 7 (25.00%) SLA
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (17.86%) MVC
10 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 5 (17.86%) C#
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) IIS
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) CCNA
10 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
10 5 (17.86%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (17.86%) Razor View Engine

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (10.71%) MPLS
3 3 (10.71%) OSPF
3 3 (10.71%) BGP
3 3 (10.71%) DSL
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Support Technician
2 5 (17.86%) Graduate
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Operations Manager
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Manager
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Operations Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
3 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
1 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
1 5 (17.86%) Ajax
1 5 (17.86%) JSON
1 5 (17.86%) jQuery
1 5 (17.86%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
1 5 (17.86%) MVC
1 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
1 5 (17.86%) Statistical Analysis
1 5 (17.86%) Time Management
1 5 (17.86%) Predictive Modelling
1 5 (17.86%) Coaching
2 2 (7.14%) ERP
2 2 (7.14%) High Availability
2 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Logistics
3 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) HND
2 19 (67.86%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCSE
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) VCP4
5 3 (10.71%) MCITP
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) VTSP
6 2 (7.14%) MOS
7 1 (3.57%) CITP
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.57%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) XenApp
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Bloomberg
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 2 (7.14%) Epicor
5 2 (7.14%) Sun
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) Intel
North London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Amazon
Posted: 10 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Extra Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago