The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 162 176 193
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing HNC 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.093% 0.29% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 1.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £29,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.49% -18.62%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
HNC
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
873 855 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.99% 22.21% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 708 686 903
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HNC
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Salary Trend in Manchester

HNC
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram in Manchester

HNC
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
1 1 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Facilities Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
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