The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 243 215 219
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Permanent jobs citing HNC 13 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.092% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.37% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
HNC
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1732 1345 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.61% 24.88% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1052 1052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

HNC Salary Trend in Yorkshire

HNC
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
South Yorkshire - 8 £22,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -31 5 £19,000 -56.81% 2
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (94.74%) HND
2 13 (68.42%) Degree
3 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
3 9 (47.37%) Business Continuity
4 8 (42.11%) Workflow
4 8 (42.11%) UNIX
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) MCSE
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Avaya
4 8 (42.11%) DEFINITY
4 8 (42.11%) Avaya Certification
4 8 (42.11%) SAN
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
5 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
6 5 (26.32%) Electronics
6 5 (26.32%) Home Automation
7 4 (21.05%) SCADA
8 3 (15.79%) Intel
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.26%) CAD
9 1 (5.26%) QA
9 1 (5.26%) Retail
9 1 (5.26%) Finance
9 1 (5.26%) Aerospace

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DEFINITY
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics Technician
2 5 (26.32%) Operations Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) CAD Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Auditor
5 1 (5.26%) SCADA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Home Automation
3 4 (21.05%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) UNIX
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Continuity
2 8 (42.11%) Workflow
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (42.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) CAD
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) HND
2 13 (68.42%) Degree
3 8 (42.11%) MCSE
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (42.11%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Avaya
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Intel
3 1 (5.26%) SolidWorks
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago