The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 70 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.63% - 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £33,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 211 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.65% 29.14% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 140 193 184
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

HNC
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

HNC Salary Trend in Southampton

HNC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for HNC.

1 4 (100.00%) HND
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Military
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) Unix

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HND
2 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft