Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 855 883
Rank change year-on-year +28 +28 +11
Permanent jobs citing HNC 7 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.038% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.041% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 38
London median annual salary £27,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.86% -9.68% -13.89%
England median annual salary £34,250 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -2.14% -2.78% +16.13%

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17032 20385 23127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.23% 24.81% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13009 17034 18924
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,912 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.07% +4.25% -

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in London

HNC
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for HNC in London

HNC
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HNC in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for HNC in London

HNC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Barnet - 1 £27,000 -
Edgware - 1 £27,000 -
Enfield - 1 £35,000 -
Harrow - 1 £27,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £19,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £27,000 -
Wembley - 1 £27,000 -
HNC
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region with a requirement for HNC.

1 4 (57.14%) HND
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) Lean Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Delphi
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Lean Manufacturing
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Delphi
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) HND
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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