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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 239 239 207
Rank change year-on-year
0 -32
Permanent jobs citing HNC 11 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 7
Average salary £34,563 £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.61% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,125 £19,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £28,625 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £28,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.54% -12.30%
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
1670 1694 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.20% 23.97% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1361 1043
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 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 31 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 +14 11 £34,563 +58.90% 2
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 19 (90.48%) HND
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
3 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (61.90%) Business Continuity
4 12 (57.14%) SLA
4 12 (57.14%) Project Management
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 9 (42.86%) Line Management
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) Service Management
9 6 (28.57%) GIS
9 6 (28.57%) ATG
10 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
11 4 (19.05%) MCSE
11 4 (19.05%) UNIX
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Avaya
11 4 (19.05%) DEFINITY
11 4 (19.05%) Avaya Certification
11 4 (19.05%) Data Centre

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) DEFINITY
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) 4G
4 1 (4.76%) MGW
4 1 (4.76%) SMS
4 1 (4.76%) 3G
4 1 (4.76%) RTP
4 1 (4.76%) SS7
4 1 (4.76%) ISUP
4 1 (4.76%) SCCP
4 1 (4.76%) 2G
4 1 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Database Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Database Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Team Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) GIS
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (61.90%) Business Continuity
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
3 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (42.86%) Line Management
5 6 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (4.76%) CAD
7 1 (4.76%) Business Development
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) HND
2 15 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (19.05%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) ATG
5 4 (19.05%) Avaya
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
Yorkshire
Guyson
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago