Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 136 135
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing HNC 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.071% 0.094% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.49% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 15
Essex median annual salary £25,000 £28,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -23.33% -
East of England median annual salary £27,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +1.54% -15.58%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 302 409 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.49% 19.29% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 249 290 511
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.55% +13.13% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,600 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,350 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% +0.58% +1.18%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing HNC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Essex

HNC
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for HNC in Essex

HNC
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 1 £25,000 -
Chigwell - 1 £25,000 -
Epping - 1 £25,000 -
Harlow - 1 £25,000 -
HNC
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix