The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 297 335 327
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Permanent jobs citing HND 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.097% 0.057% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.46%
HND
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2474 3071 2660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.91% 24.99% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2520 2346
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HND
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

HND Salary Trend in the City of London

HND
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

HND Salary Histogram in the City of London

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (88.46%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) ITIL
3 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (26.92%) CCNA
5 7 (26.92%) MCSE
5 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) Marketing
5 7 (26.92%) Product Marketing
5 7 (26.92%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (26.92%) NVQ Level 4
5 7 (26.92%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (26.92%) Online Marketing
5 7 (26.92%) User Experience
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (15.38%) MS Project
6 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 4 (15.38%) UNIX
6 4 (15.38%) SLA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (15.38%) MS Project
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DMZ
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Coordinator
1 7 (26.92%) Project Coordinator
2 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) DBA
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
1 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) JDBC
2 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Product Marketing
3 7 (26.92%) Online Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 4 (15.38%) Coaching
4 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Chartered Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) NVQ Level 4
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCSE
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 3 (11.54%) CCIE
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) MCTS
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) CCA
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Avaya