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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 245 236 202
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -34
Permanent jobs citing HNC 7 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 1.02% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 10
Average salary £34,563 £24,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.07% -8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,125 £19,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £29,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
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
1610 1674 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.70% 23.24% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1358 1090
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,015 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HNC across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

HNC Salary Histogram 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 1 July 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
West Yorkshire +5 7 £34,563 +41.07% 2
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (90.00%) HND
2 14 (70.00%) Degree
3 12 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (60.00%) Business Continuity
4 11 (55.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) SLA
5 10 (50.00%) Project Management
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle
8 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (35.00%) Line Management
9 6 (30.00%) ATG
9 6 (30.00%) Service Management
9 6 (30.00%) GIS
9 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (25.00%) UNIX
10 5 (25.00%) MCSE
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Avaya
10 5 (25.00%) DEFINITY
10 5 (25.00%) Avaya Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Data Centre

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) DEFINITY
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) 4G
4 1 (5.00%) MGW
4 1 (5.00%) SMS
4 1 (5.00%) 3G
4 1 (5.00%) RTP
4 1 (5.00%) SS7
4 1 (5.00%) ISUP
4 1 (5.00%) SCCP
4 1 (5.00%) 2G
4 1 (5.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Database Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Database Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) GIS
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (35.00%) Line Management
5 6 (30.00%) Service Management
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.00%) Workflow
9 1 (5.00%) Business Development
9 1 (5.00%) CAD
9 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) HND
2 14 (70.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Avaya Certification
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) ATG
5 5 (25.00%) Avaya
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum Up to £57,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago