The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 375 450 382
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -68
Permanent jobs citing HNC 25 27 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.41% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 45
Median salary £35,000 £20,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £49,750 £53,000
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4838 6577 7325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.88% 30.60% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3872 5322 5533
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HNC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

HNC Salary Trend in the South East

HNC
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

HNC Salary Histogram in the South East

HNC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +32 12 £32,250 -11.64% 2
Berkshire +51 5 - - 2
Surrey +22 4 £30,000 -22.07%
Hampshire 0 4 £37,750 +93.58%
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 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 South East region with a requirement for HNC.

1 34 (62.96%) HND
2 23 (42.59%) Degree
3 15 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 11 (20.37%) Electronics
6 9 (16.67%) CAE
6 9 (16.67%) Avionics
7 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 6 (11.11%) Statistics
8 6 (11.11%) Marketing
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.11%) Unix
8 6 (11.11%) UMTS
8 6 (11.11%) GSM
8 6 (11.11%) B2B
8 6 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (11.11%) SS7
8 6 (11.11%) TIBCO
8 6 (11.11%) Product Marketing
8 6 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
8 6 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
9 5 (9.26%) ISO22301
9 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
9 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
9 5 (9.26%) QA
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.26%) ISO 9000
9 5 (9.26%) CRM
9 5 (9.26%) Windows

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) CATIA
3 1 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) GSM
1 6 (11.11%) SS7
1 6 (11.11%) UMTS
1 6 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) SMS
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) BGP
4 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) IPv6
4 1 (1.85%) MPLS
4 1 (1.85%) OSPF
4 1 (1.85%) RSVP
4 1 (1.85%) SDH
4 1 (1.85%) SONET
4 1 (1.85%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
4 1 (1.85%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (20.37%) Electronics
2 9 (16.67%) Avionics
3 6 (11.11%) Marketing
4 5 (9.26%) Military
5 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.56%) Aerospace
6 3 (5.56%) Finance
7 2 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (12.96%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
2 6 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 6 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (11.11%) VAS Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Quality Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Quality Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Hardware Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Products Support Technician
5 3 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Technologist
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Statistics
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.85%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Unix
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.67%) CAE
4 6 (11.11%) B2B
4 6 (11.11%) Change Management
4 6 (11.11%) Product Marketing
5 5 (9.26%) CRM
5 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL
6 4 (7.41%) QMS
6 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.56%) Contract Management
8 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) ERP
8 2 (3.70%) SDLC
8 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Validation
8 2 (3.70%) V-Model
8 2 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) C
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (62.96%) HND
2 23 (42.59%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) CCNA
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.70%) MCSA
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CCIP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) ISO 14001
1 5 (9.26%) ISO 9000
1 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.26%) ISO22301
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) MISRA
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
1 6 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco
3 2 (3.70%) Green Hills
3 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Dell
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Rockwell
4 1 (1.85%) Siemens
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