Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 93 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +123
Permanent jobs citing HNC 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.34% 0.45% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 2.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Northamptonshire median annual salary - £37,000 -
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,375
% change year-on-year -7.14% +4.87% +25.94%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 295 239 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 25.09% 21.65% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 227 200 269
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -1.90% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,700 £21,225 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,375 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Northamptonshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for HNC in Northamptonshire

HNC
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Wellingborough - 4 - - 2
HNC
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Quality Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (50.00%) OpenText
2 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Quality Manager
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Server Building
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) OpenText
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) Virgin Media