The first table below looks at the demand for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 74 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.57% - 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% - 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £23,750 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,625 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.92% -
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
291 159 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.41% 24.50% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 266 141 206
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HNC
East Midlands

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

HNC
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Northampton - 3 £24,750 -
HNC
East Midlands

HNC
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Law
3 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Altiris
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Kindle
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) MCP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) MCSA
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Communications Security

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Office
General
1 8 (80.00%) Law
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Communications Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Communications Security
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) Altiris
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Northamptonshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago