The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 84 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing HNC 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.86% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 1.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £43,750 - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
HNC
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
275 138 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 39.51% 17.36% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 195 113 163
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Warwickshire

HNC
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

HNC Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

HNC
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Rugby - 3 £52,500 -
Nuneaton - 1 £21,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £35,000 -
HNC
West Midlands

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (100.00%) HND
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) MS Access
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Product Design Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Product Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Forensic Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) HND
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft