The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire 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 51 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing HND 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.05% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 1.64% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 183 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 26.25% 29.28% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 143 96
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

HND
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

HND Salary Trend in Derbyshire

HND
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

HND
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Derbyshire 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
Derby +6 4 £37,500 +50.00%
HND
East Midlands

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (80.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (20.00%) ISDN
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
7 1 (10.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ISDN
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) CAD
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware