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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 423 400 423
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing HNC 30 64 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.94% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 15
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,750 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,716
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +38.36%
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
6043 6781 6458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.35% 32.46% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4903 5262 5038
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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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
Surrey +27 21 £34,250 -11.61% 1
Hampshire +4 6 £23,500 -47.77%
West Sussex -5 1 £23,000 -42.50%
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £47,500 +33.80% 1
Berkshire -26 1 £45,000 +7.14%
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 33 (64.71%) Degree
2 31 (60.78%) HND
3 27 (52.94%) Computer Science
4 17 (33.33%) Windows
5 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (25.49%) Java
6 13 (25.49%) MCSE
6 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
7 12 (23.53%) CRM
7 12 (23.53%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
9 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
9 10 (19.61%) Web Design
9 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
9 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
10 9 (17.65%) .NET
10 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 9 (17.65%) DNS
10 9 (17.65%) Cisco
10 9 (17.65%) Electronics
11 8 (15.69%) CCNA
11 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
11 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
11 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 8 (15.69%) Skype for Business
11 8 (15.69%) High Availability
11 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
11 8 (15.69%) SCOM

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
1 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
1 8 (15.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) AutoCAD
3 3 (5.88%) CATIA
3 3 (5.88%) Siemens NX
4 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) MS Project
4 2 (3.92%) Solid Edge
5 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 7 (13.73%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) GSM
3 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) 3G
4 5 (9.80%) 4G
4 5 (9.80%) LAN
4 5 (9.80%) VoIP
4 5 (9.80%) VSAT
4 5 (9.80%) WAN
5 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) IPv6
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) OSPF
6 1 (1.96%) SDH
6 1 (1.96%) SMS
6 1 (1.96%) SNMP
6 1 (1.96%) SONET
6 1 (1.96%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.65%) Electronics
2 5 (9.80%) Automotive
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Billing
4 3 (5.88%) Military
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Graduate
2 11 (21.57%) Junior
3 10 (19.61%) Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Graduate Software Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Junior Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Junior Software Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Software Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) 1st Line Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (15.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Exchange Support
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 6 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (11.76%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.96%) Flash
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 27 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
3 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) CCTV
7 1 (1.96%) CMDB
7 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.96%) Photography
7 1 (1.96%) Robotics
7 1 (1.96%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.92%) Windows NT
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Debian
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) CRM
2 10 (19.61%) Web Design
3 8 (15.69%) High Availability
4 6 (11.76%) CAD
5 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
7 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Network Design
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
7 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.88%) Validation
8 2 (3.92%) Business Development
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Line Management
8 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) C
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
3 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Degree
2 31 (60.78%) HND
3 13 (25.49%) MCSE
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (15.69%) CCNA
4 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (15.69%) MCTS
5 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) CCIP
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) LPIC
7 1 (1.96%) PhD
7 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) iptables
3 1 (1.96%) Xen
3 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (15.69%) SCOM
2 2 (3.92%) Netcool
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.92%) Juniper
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.96%) CA
5 1 (1.96%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) F5
5 1 (1.96%) NetApp
5 1 (1.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Remedy
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) Symantec
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.96%) VMware
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