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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 211 217 210
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing HNC 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.068% 0.021% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.062% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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
1525 1607 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 34.42% 32.95% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1404 1289
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HNC across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Military
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Parallel Computing
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) ATM
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) B2B
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Multicast
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) Multicast
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Parallel Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago