The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 200 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing HND 25 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 1.32% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 18
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,750 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £70,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.17%
HND
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2160 1892 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 33.70% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1368 1560
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

HND Salary Histogram 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 19 September 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 -8 11 £22,000 -51.11% 3
Maidenhead -5 7 - - 1
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (91.49%) Service Delivery
2 42 (89.36%) HNC
2 42 (89.36%) NDS
3 38 (80.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 29 (61.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 29 (61.70%) TIBCO
4 29 (61.70%) UNIX
5 27 (57.45%) Change Management
6 25 (53.19%) SS7
6 25 (53.19%) Marketing
6 25 (53.19%) GSM
6 25 (53.19%) UMTS
6 25 (53.19%) Product Marketing
7 22 (46.81%) Telecoms
8 21 (44.68%) 3G
9 18 (38.30%) Internet
10 17 (36.17%) Broadband
10 17 (36.17%) LTE
10 17 (36.17%) 4G
10 17 (36.17%) Smartphone
11 13 (27.66%) VoLTE
12 11 (23.40%) SMS
13 9 (19.15%) Nokia
14 7 (14.89%) Linux
15 4 (8.51%) 2G
15 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (8.51%) MGW
16 3 (6.38%) Oracle
17 2 (4.26%) Degree
18 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Exchequer
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) GSM
1 25 (53.19%) UMTS
1 25 (53.19%) SS7
2 21 (44.68%) 3G
3 18 (38.30%) Internet
4 17 (36.17%) 4G
4 17 (36.17%) LTE
4 17 (36.17%) Broadband
5 13 (27.66%) VoLTE
6 11 (23.40%) SMS
7 4 (8.51%) MGW
7 4 (8.51%) 2G
8 1 (2.13%) SONET
8 1 (2.13%) MPLS
8 1 (2.13%) OSPF
8 1 (2.13%) BGP
8 1 (2.13%) SDH
8 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.13%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 25 (53.19%) Marketing
2 22 (46.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Support Engineer
1 12 (25.53%) Technical Leader
2 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
3 1 (2.13%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) QA Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics Technician
3 1 (2.13%) Hardware Test Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) Hardware Technician
3 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (2.13%) Analyst
3 1 (2.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) COM
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) UNIX
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) Service Delivery
2 27 (57.45%) Change Management
3 25 (53.19%) Product Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) Time Management
5 1 (2.13%) CRM
5 1 (2.13%) ERP
5 1 (2.13%) Service Management
5 1 (2.13%) WFM
5 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.13%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (89.36%) HNC
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) AAT
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 42 (89.36%) NDS
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 29 (61.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 29 (61.70%) TIBCO
3 9 (19.15%) Nokia
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) Sage
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
Reading, Oxfordshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago