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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 234 243 229
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing HNC 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.38% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Median salary £33,261 £25,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.04% -25.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,523 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
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
1809 1840 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.26% 30.27% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1401 1371
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Wiltshire -2 3 £26,523 +20.55%
Bristol - 3 £40,000 -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
3 3 (27.27%) HND
3 3 (27.27%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Military
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Netcool
5 1 (9.09%) CAD
5 1 (9.09%) APMP
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
General
1 2 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Draughtsman
2 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Draughtsman
2 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
1 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) CAD
1 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (9.09%) Line Management
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) HND
3 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) APMP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Premier Engineering
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago