Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 320 329
Rank change year-on-year +32 +9 +28
Permanent jobs citing HNC 21 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 0.72% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 26
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +19.05% +32.63%
10th Percentile £21,706 £18,750 £27,063
90th Percentile £59,500 £38,750 £57,000
England median annual salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% -6.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1837 2515 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.64% 22.46% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 2113 2533
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,600 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HNC in Yorkshire

HNC
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HNC in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HNC in Yorkshire

HNC
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +29 16 £35,000 -7.89%
South Yorkshire +17 3 - - 3
North Yorkshire +3 2 £57,500 +101.75%
HNC
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) HND
3 10 (47.62%) CAD
4 9 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 7 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
6 6 (28.57%) AutoCAD
7 5 (23.81%) Autodesk Inventor
8 4 (19.05%) Finite Element Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Robotics
9 3 (14.29%) Network Security
9 3 (14.29%) High Availability
9 3 (14.29%) Billing
9 3 (14.29%) Autodesk
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) NHS
9 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) VPN
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (9.52%) Juniper
10 2 (9.52%) CCNP
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 2 (9.52%) Windows
10 2 (9.52%) Linux
10 2 (9.52%) Workflow
10 2 (9.52%) Service Management
10 2 (9.52%) Firewall
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
10 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (28.57%) AutoCAD
3 5 (23.81%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (9.52%) Solid Edge
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Draughtsman
2 3 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Site Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Area Sales Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Sales Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Sales Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
1 3 (14.29%) Robotics
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) CentOS
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) CAD
2 4 (19.05%) Finite Element Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) B2C
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) HND
3 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Autodesk
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Samsung
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Siemens