The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -23.33%
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
196 203 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.41% 27.66% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 155 180 194
Median salary £37,281 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.71% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HNC
Salary Trend in the North East

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

HNC Salary Trend in the North East

HNC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North East region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Communications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) HND