The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 41 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.78% - 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
HNC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 63 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 24.81% 16.67% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56 53 147
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £19,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

HNC
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

HNC Salary Trend in Norfolk

HNC
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
(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
Norwich - 2 - -
HNC
East of England

HNC
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle