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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £29,644 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
HNC
Hampshire

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
352 275 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.81% 30.69% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 305 271 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

HNC Salary Histogram in Southampton

HNC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree