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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 230 241 232
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing HNC 17 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.45% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 11
Median salary £37,250 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.40% -14.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
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
1847 1770 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.28% 30.02% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1393 1294
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gloucestershire 0 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Wiltshire +18 4 £31,500 +5.00%
Bristol +16 4 £43,000 +34.37% 2
Somerset - 3 £30,500 - 1
Devon - 1 £27,145 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region with a requirement for HNC.

1 13 (65.00%) HND
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Change Control
5 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (20.00%) Tealium
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) RFID
5 4 (20.00%) WebTrends
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Teradata
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) CAD

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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) RFID
2 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Development Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Junior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Change Control
1 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 4 (20.00%) ERP
1 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 4 (20.00%) Line Management
1 4 (20.00%) SDLC
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) CAD
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) HND
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Tealium
2 4 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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