The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 96 92
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.38% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £17,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -61.11%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -23.33%
HNC
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
317 362 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.59% 28.33% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 271 311 312
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,103 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

HNC
Salary Trend in Wales

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

HNC Salary Trend in Wales

HNC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DECT
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DECT
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Caldicot, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + pension, annual leave,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago