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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 104 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.090% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 1.26% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £23,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +50.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £42,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +40.83%
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
321 318 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.02% 29.34% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 290 255 248
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) CCTV
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CCTV
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) VMware