The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 116 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.26% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.89% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £32,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,814 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.87% +6.04%
HNC
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
435 560 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.51% 31.09% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 317 505 502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

HNC
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 4 (100.00%) Degree

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) AutoCAD
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Electrical Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Electrical Design Engineer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree