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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 193 203 204
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing HND 36 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 1.29% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 14
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
2193 2096 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.73% 35.54% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1432 1563
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 19 December 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 December 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 +9 25 £32,500 -26.13%
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Bracknell -16 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £32,500 -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 52 (85.25%) HNC
2 47 (77.05%) Service Delivery
3 46 (75.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 46 (75.41%) NDS
4 36 (59.02%) Marketing
4 36 (59.02%) Product Marketing
4 36 (59.02%) UNIX
5 32 (52.46%) GSM
5 32 (52.46%) Change Management
5 32 (52.46%) TIBCO
5 32 (52.46%) UMTS
5 32 (52.46%) SS7
6 24 (39.34%) Telecoms
7 22 (36.07%) Internet
7 22 (36.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 19 (31.15%) 3G
8 19 (31.15%) 4G
9 18 (29.51%) Broadband
9 18 (29.51%) Smartphone
10 16 (26.23%) SMS
11 15 (24.59%) LTE
12 14 (22.95%) Nokia
12 14 (22.95%) VoLTE
13 7 (11.48%) Linux
13 7 (11.48%) DNS
14 6 (9.84%) Degree
14 6 (9.84%) Windows
14 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
15 5 (8.20%) LAN
15 5 (8.20%) ITIL

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Exchequer
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (52.46%) GSM
1 32 (52.46%) UMTS
1 32 (52.46%) SS7
2 22 (36.07%) Internet
3 19 (31.15%) 3G
3 19 (31.15%) 4G
4 18 (29.51%) Broadband
5 16 (26.23%) SMS
6 15 (24.59%) LTE
7 14 (22.95%) VoLTE
8 7 (11.48%) DNS
9 5 (8.20%) LAN
10 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
11 3 (4.92%) FTP
11 3 (4.92%) WAN
11 3 (4.92%) Firewall
11 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.64%) IPv6
12 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
12 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
General
1 36 (59.02%) Marketing
2 24 (39.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.64%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Support Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Technical Leader
3 4 (6.56%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.92%) Administrator
5 1 (1.64%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (1.64%) QA Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Support
5 1 (1.64%) Coordinator
5 1 (1.64%) Analyst
5 1 (1.64%) Consultant
5 1 (1.64%) Database Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) COM
1 1 (1.64%) SOAP
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
1 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.28%) Economics
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) UNIX
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) Service Delivery
2 36 (59.02%) Product Marketing
3 32 (52.46%) Change Management
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL
5 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.64%) WFM
6 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.64%) Manual Testing
6 1 (1.64%) CRM
6 1 (1.64%) ERP
6 1 (1.64%) Service Management
6 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (85.25%) HNC
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) AAT
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CCNP
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 46 (75.41%) NDS
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.92%) XenApp
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
2 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 46 (75.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 32 (52.46%) TIBCO
3 22 (36.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 14 (22.95%) Nokia
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) Juniper
8 1 (1.64%) Sage
8 1 (1.64%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Cramer
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Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 - 40,000 + Bonus + Very Good Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Three
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
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Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago