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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 105 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HNC 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% - 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% - 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £37,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
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
338 362 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.94% 26.85% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 299 373
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 1 June 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
Horsham - 1 £40,000 -
Worthing - 1 £35,500 -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) HND
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) PABX
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Trac
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) Photography

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) PABX
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Trac
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (20.00%) Photography
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) HND
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Autodesk