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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 107 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% - 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% - 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £33,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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 West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
312 358 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.83% 27.08% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 264 296 329
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

HNC
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

HNC Salary Trend in West Sussex

HNC
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram in West Sussex

HNC
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Crawley - 1 £27,000 -
Horsham - 1 £40,000 -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) Photography
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) PABX
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) PABX
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (25.00%) Photography
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware