The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 70 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.33% - 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% - 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £36,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,814 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.87% +6.04%
HNC
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
196 147 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.03% 26.58% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 162 139 136
Average salary £33,738 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.65% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £45,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

HNC
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

HNC Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

HNC
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £37,000 -
HNC
North East

HNC
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP