HNC Jobs in the South West

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
England > South West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for HNC qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 13 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
13 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 226 218 261
Rank change year-on-year -8 +43 -32
Permanent jobs citing HNC 69 37 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.65% 0.57% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 1.32% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 10
10th Percentile - £35,000 £31,875
25th Percentile £34,000 £35,735 £33,958
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £39,885 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.29% +0.97% +8.15%
75th Percentile £43,750 £46,738 £39,750
90th Percentile £48,000 £48,375 £40,200
England median annual salary £45,500 £35,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -24.73% +8.40%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West

HNC falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in the South West.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,443 2,811 3,437
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 32.59% 43.59% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,203 1,291 1,639
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,932 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,022 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £68,375 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £54,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.17% +9.09% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HNC in the South West.

Salary trend for HNC in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing HNC in the South West over the 6 months to 13 June 2024.

Salary histogram for HNC in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol +9 29 £40,000 +0.29% 16
Gloucestershire -7 15 £37,000 - 8
Devon - 11 £42,500 - 21
Wiltshire -13 8 £42,500 - 15
Somerset -8 4 £37,550 - 20
Dorset - 2 - - 13
HNC
England

HNC
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.35%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.45%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) DWDM
1 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.45%) GPON
1 1 (1.45%) LAN
1 1 (1.45%) LTE
1 1 (1.45%) MPLS
1 1 (1.45%) Network Security
1 1 (1.45%) RS-232
1 1 (1.45%) SAN
1 1 (1.45%) SDH
1 1 (1.45%) WAN
1 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) Data Vault
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
1 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (37.68%) Aerospace
2 25 (36.23%) Publishing
3 20 (28.99%) Telecoms
4 19 (27.54%) Military
5 18 (26.09%) Social Skills
6 9 (13.04%) Finance
7 7 (10.14%) Electronics
8 6 (8.70%) Games
8 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
9 5 (7.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (7.25%) Legal
10 4 (5.80%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (5.80%) Retail
11 3 (4.35%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (2.90%) Advertising
12 2 (2.90%) Aeronautics
12 2 (2.90%) Aviation
12 2 (2.90%) Marketing
12 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (1.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Author
1 23 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 15 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Technical Support
3 8 (11.59%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Trainer
7 2 (2.90%) Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Control Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Data Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) IT Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Senior
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Infrastructure Design Authority
8 1 (1.45%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) XML
2 4 (5.80%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.14%) Fibre Optics
3 4 (5.80%) Analogue Electronics
3 4 (5.80%) Onboarding
4 2 (2.90%) Operational Technology
4 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.45%) ASIC
5 1 (1.45%) FPGA
5 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Document Management
1 25 (36.23%) Impact Assessments
2 17 (24.64%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (18.84%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 8 (11.59%) Agile
5 8 (11.59%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Coaching
7 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.80%) Customer Service
8 4 (5.80%) Mechatronics
8 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.80%) Validation
9 3 (4.35%) Data Management
9 3 (4.35%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.90%) V-Model
10 2 (2.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) C#
1 13 (18.84%) Java
1 13 (18.84%) Python
2 1 (1.45%) C
2 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (47.83%) HND
2 22 (31.88%) Degree
3 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Allen-Bradley
3 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Xilinx