The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 103 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 4 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.33% - 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% - 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 24
Average salary £24,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.55%
HND
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
296 227 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.07% 33.68% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 264 220 284
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

HND
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

HND Salary Trend in Brighton

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 7 (87.50%) HNC
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Polycom
3 1 (12.50%) Postfix
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Junior
1 7 (87.50%) Junior Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Hardware Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Postfix
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Polycom