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 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 - - 68
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
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
214 217 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.60% 27.40% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 174 187 138
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago