The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 177 202 217
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Permanent jobs citing HND 33 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 0.77% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 20
Average salary £30,000 £26,750 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -31.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2014 1949 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 35.55% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1493 1572
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
South East

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HND
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

HND Salary Trend in Berkshire

HND
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Reading +11 14 - -
Maidenhead - 9 - - 1
Hungerford -2 1 £30,000 +27.65%
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 32 (72.73%) HNC
1 32 (72.73%) NDS
1 32 (72.73%) Service Delivery
1 32 (72.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (54.55%) TIBCO
2 24 (54.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 24 (54.55%) UNIX
3 22 (50.00%) Change Management
4 21 (47.73%) Marketing
5 20 (45.45%) Product Marketing
5 20 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 20 (45.45%) SS7
5 20 (45.45%) GSM
5 20 (45.45%) UMTS
6 16 (36.36%) 3G
6 16 (36.36%) LTE
7 12 (27.27%) 4G
7 12 (27.27%) Internet
7 12 (27.27%) Smartphone
7 12 (27.27%) Broadband
8 9 (20.45%) Linux
9 8 (18.18%) Nokia
9 8 (18.18%) VoLTE
10 7 (15.91%) Degree
10 7 (15.91%) SLA
10 7 (15.91%) SMS
11 4 (9.09%) 2G
11 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.09%) Oracle
11 4 (9.09%) MGW

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) CMS
1 3 (6.82%) Drupal
1 3 (6.82%) Alfresco
1 3 (6.82%) WordPress
1 3 (6.82%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Exchequer
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) GSM
1 20 (45.45%) UMTS
1 20 (45.45%) SS7
2 16 (36.36%) LTE
2 16 (36.36%) 3G
3 12 (27.27%) 4G
3 12 (27.27%) Broadband
3 12 (27.27%) Internet
4 8 (18.18%) VoLTE
5 7 (15.91%) SMS
6 4 (9.09%) 2G
6 4 (9.09%) MGW
7 3 (6.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 21 (47.73%) Marketing
2 20 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
1 7 (15.91%) Technical Leader
2 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (6.82%) Administrator
3 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.27%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) QA Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics Technician
4 1 (2.27%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (2.27%) Coordinator
4 1 (2.27%) Analyst
4 1 (2.27%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (2.27%) Hardware Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) CCTV
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.82%) CentOS
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Service Delivery
2 22 (50.00%) Change Management
3 20 (45.45%) Product Marketing
4 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) WFM
6 1 (2.27%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing Management
6 1 (2.27%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.27%) Workflow
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) ERP
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Perl
1 3 (6.82%) PHP
1 3 (6.82%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) HNC
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) AAT
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) NDS
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (6.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (54.55%) TIBCO
2 24 (54.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 8 (18.18%) Nokia
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Sage
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
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