The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.94% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £39,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £31,432 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+32.03% +4.77%
HNC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 143 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.48% 30.69% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 102
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

HNC
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

HNC Salary Trend in Suffolk

HNC
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stowmarket - 5 £39,500 -
HNC
East of England

HNC
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Robotics

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
1 5 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) HND
1 5 (100.00%) Degree