The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 150 179 163
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs citing HND 22 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.64% 0.33% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 1.02% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 2
Average salary £28,388 £34,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.30% +10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,200 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
949 1176 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.69% 32.78% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 787 930 807
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HND
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

HND Salary Trend in the East Midlands

HND
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

HND
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire +20 8 £57,500 +202.63%
Lincolnshire - 8 £17,500 -
Derbyshire +23 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Leicestershire - 2 £26,388 -
Northamptonshire -18 1 £22,000 -25.42% 1
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 32 (50.79%) Degree
2 26 (41.27%) Windows
3 23 (36.51%) ITIL
3 23 (36.51%) MCP
4 21 (33.33%) VPN
5 20 (31.75%) Crystal Reports
5 20 (31.75%) SLA
6 19 (30.16%) Service Delivery
7 17 (26.98%) Cisco
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.63%) VoIP
9 12 (19.05%) Law
9 12 (19.05%) Legal
9 12 (19.05%) MOS
9 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
9 12 (19.05%) Service Desk Management
10 11 (17.46%) MCSE
10 11 (17.46%) MCSA
10 11 (17.46%) ADSL
10 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
10 11 (17.46%) DNS
10 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (17.46%) MCTS
10 11 (17.46%) MCITP
10 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (14.29%) Internet
12 8 (12.70%) ISO 9001
12 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
12 8 (12.70%) IP Telephony
13 7 (11.11%) HNC

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (3.17%) IIS
1 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.59%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.33%) VPN
2 13 (20.63%) VoIP
3 11 (17.46%) ADSL
3 11 (17.46%) DNS
3 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.29%) Internet
5 8 (12.70%) IP Telephony
6 6 (9.52%) LAN
6 6 (9.52%) WAN
7 4 (6.35%) ISDN
8 3 (4.76%) Network Security
9 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.05%) Law
1 12 (19.05%) Legal
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.35%) Finance
5 3 (4.76%) Electronics
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Team Leader
1 20 (31.75%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Service Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (9.52%) Help Desk Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Technology Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Graduate
8 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.17%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.17%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
1 2 (3.17%) CSS
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
1 2 (3.17%) XML
1 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.17%) WCF
1 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) ITIL
2 19 (30.16%) Service Delivery
3 12 (19.05%) Service Desk Management
4 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
5 3 (4.76%) CAD
5 3 (4.76%) Project Management
5 3 (4.76%) Coaching
6 2 (3.17%) MVC
6 2 (3.17%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.17%) Test Management
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.59%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (1.59%) IT Governance
7 1 (1.59%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) C#
1 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.17%) PHP
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) Degree
2 23 (36.51%) MCP
3 12 (19.05%) MOS
4 11 (17.46%) MCTS
4 11 (17.46%) MCITP
4 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (17.46%) MCSE
4 11 (17.46%) MCSA
5 7 (11.11%) HNC
6 5 (7.94%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (3.17%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (3.17%) CCNA
9 2 (3.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.75%) SLA
2 8 (12.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Cisco
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.17%) Autodesk
2 2 (3.17%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) Citrix