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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 187 248 196
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -52
Permanent jobs citing HND 9 1 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.017% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.049% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £47,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
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
1314 2042 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.85% 34.22% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1579 1281
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +42 7 - -
Hungerford - 1 £47,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing HND 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (50.00%) HNC
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
1 6 (50.00%) GSM
1 6 (50.00%) UMTS
1 6 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 6 (50.00%) SS7
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
1 6 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) SMS
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) MS Project
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Retail

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) GSM
1 6 (50.00%) SS7
1 6 (50.00%) UMTS
1 6 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) DWDM
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) GLBP
3 1 (8.33%) HSRP
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) IPv4
3 1 (8.33%) IPv6
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) VPLS
3 1 (8.33%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) VAS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 2 (16.67%) QA Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (16.67%) AAT
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
1 6 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat