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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
England / South West
Rank 238 249 245
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing HNC 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.059% 0.12% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.37% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £31,500 £32,011 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.59% +12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,511 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £40,000 £33,700
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-15.71% -15.66%

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
1510 1912 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.94% 32.75% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1507 1479
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Devon - 2 £32,000 -
Dorset +32 1 £26,500 -29.33%
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for HNC.

1 9 (69.23%) HND
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 3 (23.08%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) NVQ Level 4
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Electronics
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (7.69%) InDesign
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) TETRA
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Support
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Server Support
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) WCF
1 3 (23.08%) WPF
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.69%) Broadcast Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Mechatronics
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) HND
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (15.38%) MCP
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Infor
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