The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 90 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.21% 0.35% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 1.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £39,000 £23,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.95% -53.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
HND
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
311 338 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.67% 29.19% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 266 296 203
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £59,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HND
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Bedfordshire region.

HND Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

HND
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £39,000 - 1
HND
East of England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HND.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HND. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) F5
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Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Posted: 21 days ago