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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 255 311 323
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +12
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.067% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.27% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.82%
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
1756 2618 2627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.30% 25.15% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 2258 2233
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 9 February 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in the City of London

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Product Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) CTI
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Online Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Product Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) SysML
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCVP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 1 (16.67%) CyberTech
1 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Verint