The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 740 692 656
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -36
Permanent jobs citing HND 116 241 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 80 189 222
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.07% -13.75%
HND
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21609 27336 29933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.77% 27.20% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17196 21840 24147
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in England

HND
Salary Trend in England

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

HND Salary Trend in England

HND
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in England

HND
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +59 37 £28,000 -20.00% 2
London +49 20 £54,000 +42.10% 5
North West -27 16 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Yorkshire +8 13 £19,500 -44.28%
West Midlands -26 12 £29,500 -9.23% 2
East Midlands -13 6 - -
South West -20 6 £31,500 -16.00% 3
East of England +4 5 £27,500 -40.86%
North East +6 1 £47,500 -
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for HND.

1 151 (61.13%) Degree
2 105 (42.51%) HNC
3 64 (25.91%) Microsoft
4 50 (20.24%) SQL
5 48 (19.43%) Windows
6 44 (17.81%) MS Excel
7 43 (17.41%) .NET
8 42 (17.00%) C#
9 39 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 36 (14.57%) MS Office
11 35 (14.17%) Finance
12 33 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (12.96%) SQL Server
14 30 (12.15%) ITIL
14 30 (12.15%) Driving Licence
15 29 (11.74%) Software Engineering
16 26 (10.53%) Oracle
17 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET
18 23 (9.31%) JavaScript
19 22 (8.91%) Java
19 22 (8.91%) SLA
19 22 (8.91%) Project Management
20 21 (8.50%) Manufacturing
20 21 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (8.50%) SharePoint
20 21 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (8.10%) HTML
22 19 (7.69%) ERP
22 19 (7.69%) Service Delivery
23 18 (7.29%) C

HND
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.21%) Apache
6 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.21%) SAS
7 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 36 (14.57%) MS Office
3 9 (3.64%) AutoCAD
3 9 (3.64%) Photoshop
4 8 (3.24%) InVision
4 8 (3.24%) MS Project
5 7 (2.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (2.02%) Siemens NX
6 5 (2.02%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.81%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 2 (0.81%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.40%) CATIA
10 1 (0.40%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.40%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.62%) WebTrends
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) SaaS
2 2 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.64%) WAN
2 7 (2.83%) RFID
3 6 (2.43%) GSM
3 6 (2.43%) HTTP
3 6 (2.43%) SS7
3 6 (2.43%) UMTS
3 6 (2.43%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (1.62%) LAN
4 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.21%) Intranet
5 3 (1.21%) SMS
5 3 (1.21%) VoIP
6 2 (0.81%) BGP
6 2 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.81%) Internet
6 2 (0.81%) MPLS
6 2 (0.81%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.81%) SNMP
6 2 (0.81%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 10 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.21%) Ant
2 3 (1.21%) PROIV
2 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.81%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.81%) Ranorex
3 2 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.40%) FogBugz
4 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.40%) JIRA
4 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
General
1 35 (14.17%) Finance
2 21 (8.50%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.48%) Electronics
4 10 (4.05%) Avionics
5 9 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.24%) Automotive
7 7 (2.83%) Advertising
7 7 (2.83%) Marketing
8 6 (2.43%) Games
9 4 (1.62%) Military
9 4 (1.62%) Retail
10 3 (1.21%) Back Office
10 3 (1.21%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.40%) Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (16.60%) Developer
2 26 (10.53%) Analyst
3 22 (8.91%) Design Engineer
4 17 (6.88%) Junior
4 17 (6.88%) Support Analyst
5 15 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (5.67%) .NET Developer
6 14 (5.67%) Support Engineer
7 13 (5.26%) Administrator
8 12 (4.86%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.45%) Help Desk Analyst
9 11 (4.45%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (4.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 10 (4.05%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (4.05%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.05%) Facilities Manager
10 10 (4.05%) Service Analyst
10 10 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (3.64%) Mechanical Design Engineer
11 9 (3.64%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.41%) .NET
2 25 (10.12%) ASP.NET
3 20 (8.10%) HTML
4 17 (6.88%) CSS
5 14 (5.67%) Web Services
6 13 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 13 (5.26%) jQuery
7 10 (4.05%) AngularJS
7 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (4.05%) SOAP
8 9 (3.64%) Spring
9 8 (3.24%) RESTful
10 6 (2.43%) Classic ASP
10 6 (2.43%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.43%) REST
11 5 (2.02%) JPA
11 5 (2.02%) XML
12 4 (1.62%) Apache Camel
12 4 (1.62%) XHTML
13 3 (1.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 30 (12.15%) Driving Licence
3 21 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.86%) Data Centre
6 11 (4.45%) User Experience
7 10 (4.05%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.83%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.43%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (2.02%) Economics
10 5 (2.02%) Psychology
10 5 (2.02%) Robotics
10 5 (2.02%) Statistics
11 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.21%) Replication
12 3 (1.21%) SCADA
13 2 (0.81%) CCTV
13 2 (0.81%) Clustering
13 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.43%) Windows
2 16 (6.48%) Unix
3 15 (6.07%) Windows Server
4 14 (5.67%) Windows XP
5 13 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 10 (4.05%) Linux
7 8 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.83%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.43%) Android
9 6 (2.43%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.62%) Solaris
11 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.40%) CentOS
12 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.15%) ITIL
3 29 (11.74%) Software Engineering
4 22 (8.91%) Project Management
5 19 (7.69%) ERP
5 19 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 18 (7.29%) SDLC
7 17 (6.88%) Change Management
8 15 (6.07%) CAD
8 15 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (6.07%) CRM
9 14 (5.67%) Line Management
9 14 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.26%) MVC
11 12 (4.86%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.86%) Workflow
12 11 (4.45%) Change Control
12 11 (4.45%) Validation
13 10 (4.05%) Process Improvement
13 10 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.24%) SQL
2 42 (17.00%) C#
3 23 (9.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.91%) Java
5 18 (7.29%) C
6 13 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.24%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.83%) VB
9 7 (2.83%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.43%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.43%) VB6
10 6 (2.43%) VBA
11 5 (2.02%) Python
12 4 (1.62%) C++
13 3 (1.21%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.21%) Jython
14 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.40%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 151 (61.13%) Degree
2 105 (42.51%) HNC
3 21 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.07%) MCSE
5 12 (4.86%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.05%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (3.24%) CCNA
7 8 (3.24%) Chartered Engineer
7 8 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.83%) A+ Certification
8 7 (2.83%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.83%) MCP
9 6 (2.43%) ISEB
10 5 (2.02%) Postgraduate
11 4 (1.62%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.21%) NVQ Level 4
13 2 (0.81%) GNVQ
13 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.91%) SLA
2 5 (2.02%) GAMP
3 4 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.21%) QA
4 3 (1.21%) SAS 70
5 2 (0.81%) MISRA
5 2 (0.81%) SEPA
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.40%) ISO13485
System Software
1 13 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.81%) XenApp
5 1 (0.40%) iptables
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (1.21%) SCCM
1 3 (1.21%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.40%) everRun
2 1 (0.40%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (25.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.53%) Oracle
3 11 (4.45%) Siemens
4 7 (2.83%) Adobe
4 7 (2.83%) VMware
5 6 (2.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (2.43%) Computacenter
5 6 (2.43%) Nintex
5 6 (2.43%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (2.43%) Rockwell
5 6 (2.43%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.62%) Cisco
6 4 (1.62%) HP
6 4 (1.62%) Tealium
6 4 (1.62%) Teradata
7 3 (1.21%) IBM
7 3 (1.21%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.81%) ANSYS
8 2 (0.81%) Citrix
8 2 (0.81%) Green Hills
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