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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 197 203 227
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Permanent jobs citing HND 29 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.37% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 1.10% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Average salary £33,000 £35,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.04% +14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £38,300 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
2121 1815 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.00% 33.31% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1268 1331
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 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
Reading +1 13 £42,500 +19.71%
Hungerford - 5 £32,500 - 1
Newbury -2 1 £27,500 - 4
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 46 (74.19%) HNC
2 40 (64.52%) Service Delivery
3 36 (58.06%) NDS
3 36 (58.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 32 (51.61%) Product Marketing
4 32 (51.61%) Marketing
4 32 (51.61%) UNIX
5 27 (43.55%) GSM
5 27 (43.55%) UMTS
5 27 (43.55%) TIBCO
5 27 (43.55%) SS7
5 27 (43.55%) Change Management
6 23 (37.10%) Telecoms
7 18 (29.03%) Internet
8 15 (24.19%) 3G
8 15 (24.19%) 4G
9 14 (22.58%) Smartphone
9 14 (22.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 14 (22.58%) Broadband
10 13 (20.97%) Degree
11 10 (16.13%) SMS
11 10 (16.13%) LTE
12 9 (14.52%) VoLTE
12 9 (14.52%) ITIL
12 9 (14.52%) Nokia
13 8 (12.90%) Linux
13 8 (12.90%) DNS
13 8 (12.90%) AAT
14 6 (9.68%) QA
14 6 (9.68%) Finance

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.61%) RoboHelp
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Exchequer
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) GSM
1 27 (43.55%) UMTS
1 27 (43.55%) SS7
2 18 (29.03%) Internet
3 15 (24.19%) 3G
3 15 (24.19%) 4G
4 14 (22.58%) Broadband
5 10 (16.13%) SMS
5 10 (16.13%) LTE
6 9 (14.52%) VoLTE
7 8 (12.90%) DNS
8 5 (8.06%) LAN
9 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.84%) FTP
10 3 (4.84%) WAN
10 3 (4.84%) Firewall
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.61%) IPv6
11 1 (1.61%) Intranet
11 1 (1.61%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (51.61%) Marketing
2 23 (37.10%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.68%) Finance
4 5 (8.06%) Back Office
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Automotive
6 1 (1.61%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Technical Leader
3 5 (8.06%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) QA Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Administrator
5 3 (4.84%) Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Support Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Support Consultant
7 1 (1.61%) Database Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (1.61%) Defect Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Writer
7 1 (1.61%) IT Administrator
7 1 (1.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.23%) Economics
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Statistics
3 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) UNIX
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Service Delivery
2 32 (51.61%) Product Marketing
3 27 (43.55%) Change Management
4 9 (14.52%) ITIL
5 5 (8.06%) ERP
5 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.61%) CAD
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.61%) Workflow
8 1 (1.61%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 46 (74.19%) HNC
2 13 (20.97%) Degree
3 8 (12.90%) AAT
4 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.84%) ISEB
4 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) PMP
5 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (58.06%) NDS
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.84%) XenApp
2 3 (4.84%) vSphere
2 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 27 (43.55%) TIBCO
3 14 (22.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 9 (14.52%) Nokia
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.45%) VMware
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) HP
7 2 (3.23%) Sage
8 1 (1.61%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.61%) Adobe
8 1 (1.61%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) Cramer
Newbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 21 days ago
Hungerford
Blue Town Online
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 27 days ago