The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 206 189 179
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.083% 0.14% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.71% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £29,125 £38,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.35% +67.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
HNC
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1118 841 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.26% 19.65% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 961 644 585
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

HNC
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Halifax - 4 £29,125 - 1
HNC
Yorkshire

HNC
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (90.00%) MCSE
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Avaya Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (90.00%) Workflow
2 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (90.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Avaya
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) DEFINITY
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DEFINITY
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (90.00%) Workflow
1 9 (90.00%) Business Continuity
1 9 (90.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) HND
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) MCSE
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £25500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Keighley
IntaPeople
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago