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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 200 216 185
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Permanent jobs citing HNC 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.059% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £23,750 £29,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.10% +20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,814 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.87% +6.04%
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
1095 1098 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.77% 21.60% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 851 927 684
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
Leeds +11 5 £17,500 -56.25%
Bradford - 1 £30,000 -
HNC
Yorkshire

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) HND
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Avaya
4 5 (45.45%) DEFINITY
4 5 (45.45%) Avaya Certification
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) UNIX
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) ATG
5 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Line Management
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) GIS
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DEFINITY
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Law
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Database Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
1 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) HND
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Avaya
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) ATG