The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 187 203 231
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +28
Permanent jobs citing HNC 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 0.48% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Median salary £38,500 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.94% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
HNC
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1398 1263 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.13% 27.80% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1079 1471
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

HNC
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

HNC Salary Trend in Surrey

HNC
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

HNC Salary Histogram in Surrey

HNC
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 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
Woking - 13 - -
Redhill +4 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Reigate - 1 £38,500 -
Camberley - 1 £37,500 -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 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 Surrey region with a requirement for HNC.

1 29 (76.32%) HND
2 20 (52.63%) Degree
2 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 16 (42.11%) MCSE
4 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 15 (39.47%) SQL
5 15 (39.47%) AutoCAD
6 12 (31.58%) CRM
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 10 (26.32%) Linux
7 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 9 (23.68%) DNS
8 9 (23.68%) Cisco
8 9 (23.68%) Firewall
9 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
9 8 (21.05%) Electronics
9 8 (21.05%) CCNA
9 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 8 (21.05%) WAN
9 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 8 (21.05%) LAN
9 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (21.05%) High Availability
9 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) AutoCAD
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) LAN
2 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.05%) VSAT
2 8 (21.05%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) 3G
3 6 (15.79%) 4G
3 6 (15.79%) GSM
3 6 (15.79%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.63%) NAS
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (21.05%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Billing
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Technologist
2 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Support
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Messaging Support
5 6 (15.79%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Wintel Support
5 6 (15.79%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.16%) User Experience
4 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Debian
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) CRM
2 8 (21.05%) High Availability
2 8 (21.05%) Project Planning
3 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.63%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (2.63%) Logistics
7 1 (2.63%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Management
7 1 (2.63%) Presales
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) HND
2 20 (52.63%) Degree
3 16 (42.11%) MCSE
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (21.05%) CCNA
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (21.05%) MCTS
5 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) LPIC
7 1 (2.63%) PhD
7 1 (2.63%) RHCSA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) iptables
2 1 (2.63%) Xen
2 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (21.05%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec