The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - 131 132
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.36% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +0.72%
HND
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
813 827 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.68% 37.71% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 643 680 722
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HND
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HND Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

HND
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (100.00%) HNC
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) APMP

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) HNC
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) APMP