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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 639 656 653
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing HNC 13 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.031% 0.069%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 28
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £28,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
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
10669 11712 12656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.36% 26.25% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8889 9605 10272
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

HNC Salary Histogram in London

HNC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chessington - 1 £35,000 -
Croydon - 1 £37,500 -
Greenford - 1 £30,000 -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for HNC.

1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) HND
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (29.63%) MCSE
6 7 (25.93%) Unix
6 7 (25.93%) Avaya
6 7 (25.93%) DEFINITY
6 7 (25.93%) Avaya Certification
6 7 (25.93%) SAN
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Eikon
8 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
8 4 (14.81%) Reuters
8 4 (14.81%) Bloomberg
8 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (14.81%) MS Office
9 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 3 (11.11%) Logistics
9 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 3 (11.11%) VSAT
10 2 (7.41%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
10 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DEFINITY
1 7 (25.93%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) VSAT
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (7.41%) CTI
4 1 (3.70%) DVB
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Forensic Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Voice Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.70%) Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Junior
4 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Technologist
4 1 (3.70%) Traffic Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) RESTful
1 2 (7.41%) RSS
1 2 (7.41%) SOAP
1 2 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) Flash
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
1 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Video Editing
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (7.41%) Case Management
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) PLM
3 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.70%) Campaign Management
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) SDLC
4 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.70%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) HND
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (29.63%) MCSE
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (25.93%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) CCVP
6 2 (7.41%) NVQ Level 4
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Def Stans
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) Avaya
4 4 (14.81%) Bloomberg
4 4 (14.81%) Reuters
5 2 (7.41%) CyberTech
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Verint
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago