The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
London / City of London
Rank - 269 321
Permanent jobs citing HNC 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.056% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +81.81%  
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 the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1260 1774 2687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.92% 25.00% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1584 2256
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,001 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

HNC
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for HNC in the City of London

HNC
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND