The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 40 43
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.59% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
HNC
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.10% 27.39% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 40
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

HNC
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Worcestershire

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Exchequer
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 50
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchequer
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek