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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 637 643 640
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing HNC 14 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.038% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 15
Average salary £46,250 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.19% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,301 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,716
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +38.36%
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
10654 10734 10952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.02% 25.76% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8900 8762 8771
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Docklands, London - 3 £29,000 -
Greenford - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +60 1 £52,500 +90.90%
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (60.53%) Degree
2 20 (52.63%) HND
3 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (36.84%) MCSE
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
6 11 (28.95%) Unix
6 11 (28.95%) SAN
7 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
8 9 (23.68%) ITIL
9 8 (21.05%) Avaya
9 8 (21.05%) DEFINITY
9 8 (21.05%) Avaya Certification
9 8 (21.05%) CCNA
9 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
11 6 (15.79%) VoIP
12 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
12 5 (13.16%) Electronics
12 5 (13.16%) Service Management
12 5 (13.16%) CCVP
12 5 (13.16%) Data Management
12 5 (13.16%) Strategic Planning
13 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
13 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) SAN
2 8 (21.05%) DEFINITY
3 6 (15.79%) VoIP
4 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (7.89%) DPNSS
5 3 (7.89%) DVB
5 3 (7.89%) FCAPS
5 3 (7.89%) H.323
5 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) MPLS
5 3 (7.89%) QSIG
5 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) VSAT
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) WiMAX
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Information Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Information Systems Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Systems Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Support
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) CMDB
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.63%) CCTV
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
1 11 (28.95%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
1 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Data Management
4 5 (13.16%) Service Management
4 5 (13.16%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) ITSM
6 3 (7.89%) Logistics
6 3 (7.89%) Network Management
6 3 (7.89%) Presales
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL V2
7 2 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Degree
2 20 (52.63%) HND
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (36.84%) MCSE
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (21.05%) Avaya Certification
5 8 (21.05%) CCNA
6 5 (13.16%) CCVP
7 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.89%) CCNP
8 3 (7.89%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (7.89%) MCP
8 3 (7.89%) MOS
8 3 (7.89%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 8 (21.05%) Avaya
4 4 (10.53%) Bloomberg
4 4 (10.53%) EMC
4 4 (10.53%) Reuters
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Ericsson
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Intel
5 3 (7.89%) Juniper
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 3 (7.89%) Sun
5 3 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) CyberTech
6 2 (5.26%) Remedy
6 2 (5.26%) Verint
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Priv.Health + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago