The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 249 241 219
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing HNC 5 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.087% 0.033% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.11% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 17
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £42,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +40.83%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1918 1857 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.45% 30.95% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1503 1285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £52,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HNC
Salary Trend in the South West

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

HNC Salary Trend in the South West

HNC
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

HNC Salary Histogram in the South West

HNC
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 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
(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
Bristol - 2 £31,250 - 1
Dorset +9 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £40,500 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (63.41%) HND
2 19 (46.34%) Degree
3 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
4 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.95%) SLA
4 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
5 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
5 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
5 8 (19.51%) Unix
5 8 (19.51%) Korn
5 8 (19.51%) Quality Management
6 7 (17.07%) Military
7 6 (14.63%) Windows
7 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 5 (12.20%) CAD
8 5 (12.20%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) IBM
9 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
9 4 (9.76%) Siemens
9 4 (9.76%) DB2
9 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
9 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
9 4 (9.76%) Allen-Bradley
10 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.32%) Windows NT

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.20%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) CATIA
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) Revit
4 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) DB2
General
1 7 (17.07%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Support
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Junior
2 8 (19.51%) Junior Applications Support
2 8 (19.51%) Junior Support Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Design Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Draughtsman
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) CATIA Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Electrical Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Mechanical Draughtsman
6 2 (4.88%) Mechanical Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Electrical Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Bid Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Designer
7 1 (2.44%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Unix
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000
3 3 (7.32%) Windows NT
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.51%) Quality Management
3 5 (12.20%) CAD
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) ITSM
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
5 3 (7.32%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.88%) Line Management
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Business Development
7 1 (2.44%) Contact Management
7 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.44%) Human Factors
7 1 (2.44%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Korn
1 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) HND
2 19 (46.34%) Degree
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) APMP
7 1 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Allen-Bradley
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 4 (9.76%) Siemens
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 3 (7.32%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.44%) Google
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