The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 0.042% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £35,500 £38,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.79% -  
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -24.28% -12.50%  

HNC is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 445 617 537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.68% 26.21% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 307 432 423
Median salary £43,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing HNC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Birmingham

HNC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for HNC in Birmingham

HNC
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (66.67%) ATM
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Service Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Installation Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago