The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 250 233 242
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing HND 8 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.99% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 30
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.92%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2396 2214 2614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.98% 28.78% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 1814 2278
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
England

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HND
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

HND Salary Trend in the East of England

HND
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in the East of England

HND
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hertfordshire -5 3 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Suffolk -1 2 £33,000 +0.76%
Essex -1 1 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -9 1 £23,500 -57.27%
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £21,000 -35.38%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) COM
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) JSP
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SSH
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Trainee
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) COM
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XSLT
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Online Games
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
3 1 (6.67%) C-shell
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) MCT
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ECDL
3 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Kaseya
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Contributory Pension,10% Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
East Anglia
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 21 days ago