The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 610 577 642
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +65
Permanent jobs citing HNC 31 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.051% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.20% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,814 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+6.04% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12485 11559 13375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.59% 25.61% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10141 9409 11442
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HNC
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 3 £54,250 +46.62% 1
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 28 (58.33%) Oracle
2 24 (50.00%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) Java
2 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) Time Management
3 23 (47.92%) Grails
3 23 (47.92%) Groovy
3 23 (47.92%) Java EE
3 23 (47.92%) iSeries
3 23 (47.92%) AccuRev
3 23 (47.92%) Dependency Injection
3 23 (47.92%) RPG IV
3 23 (47.92%) Spring
3 23 (47.92%) AS400
3 23 (47.92%) Hibernate
3 23 (47.92%) Project Management
3 23 (47.92%) RPG
3 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 23 (47.92%) JSP
3 23 (47.92%) XML
3 23 (47.92%) XSLT
3 23 (47.92%) UML
3 23 (47.92%) OO
3 23 (47.92%) JBoss
3 23 (47.92%) Tomcat
3 23 (47.92%) OOD
3 23 (47.92%) SOA
3 23 (47.92%) Eclipse
4 20 (41.67%) HND
5 11 (22.92%) Linux

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 23 (47.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 4 (8.33%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) VoIP
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) 3G
3 3 (6.25%) 2G
3 3 (6.25%) 4G
3 3 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.08%) GSM
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Specialist
5 2 (4.17%) Incident Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (2.08%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.08%) Consultant
6 1 (2.08%) Sales Executive
6 1 (2.08%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.08%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Auditor
6 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) HTML
2 23 (47.92%) Grails
2 23 (47.92%) Java EE
2 23 (47.92%) Spring
2 23 (47.92%) Hibernate
2 23 (47.92%) JSP
2 23 (47.92%) XML
2 23 (47.92%) XSLT
3 4 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.08%) Java RMI
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) OLE
4 1 (2.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) iSeries
1 23 (47.92%) AS400
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Video on Demand
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) UNIX
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (50.00%) Time Management
2 23 (47.92%) Dependency Injection
2 23 (47.92%) Project Management
2 23 (47.92%) UML
2 23 (47.92%) OO
2 23 (47.92%) OOD
2 23 (47.92%) SOA
3 4 (8.33%) High Availability
4 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 2 (4.17%) Industrial Design
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) ITSM
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) CAD
6 1 (2.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) Groovy
2 23 (47.92%) RPG IV
2 23 (47.92%) RPG
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) HND
2 11 (22.92%) Degree
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.33%) VTSP
5 2 (4.17%) MCITP
5 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) XenServer
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) XenApp
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Oracle
2 23 (47.92%) AccuRev
2 23 (47.92%) JBoss
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) Sun
5 5 (10.42%) EMC
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix
6 4 (8.33%) SAP
6 4 (8.33%) Juniper
6 4 (8.33%) Intel
6 4 (8.33%) IBM
6 4 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Mercator
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