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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
UK / England
Rank 706 711 658
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -53
Permanent jobs citing HND 121 204 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.79% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 82 176 179
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £21,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%

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
19593 25920 27203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.19% 27.80% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15598 20973 21872
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,850 £70,500
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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +60 31 £30,000 -21.05% 9
London +44 27 £54,000 +38.46%
North West -15 24 £35,000 -9.67% 3
West Midlands +10 18 £35,000 +21.73%
Yorkshire +31 11 £20,750 -33.60% 5
East of England -13 4 £36,250 +1.39% 4
South West +10 2 £29,000 -14.07% 4
East Midlands -12 2 - - 2
North East - 2 £22,750 - 9
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 140 (59.57%) Degree
2 108 (45.96%) HNC
3 53 (22.55%) Microsoft
4 47 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 42 (17.87%) Windows
6 38 (16.17%) SQL
7 35 (14.89%) MS Office
8 33 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (13.62%) ITIL
10 31 (13.19%) Finance
10 31 (13.19%) MS Excel
11 29 (12.34%) .NET
11 29 (12.34%) Manufacturing
11 29 (12.34%) Software Engineering
12 27 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (11.49%) C#
13 25 (10.64%) C
14 24 (10.21%) Electronics
15 23 (9.79%) JavaScript
16 22 (9.36%) CAD
17 21 (8.94%) SQL Server
17 21 (8.94%) Service Delivery
18 20 (8.51%) HTML
18 20 (8.51%) Oracle
18 20 (8.51%) SLA
19 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (7.66%) Java
19 18 (7.66%) Linux
20 17 (7.23%) Change Management
20 17 (7.23%) Unix

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 13 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.28%) Apache
4 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (1.28%) SAS
5 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (14.89%) MS Office
2 31 (13.19%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.81%) Photoshop
4 14 (5.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (5.96%) InVision
5 13 (5.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (2.98%) Siemens NX
7 5 (2.13%) AutoCAD
7 5 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (1.28%) MS Project
9 2 (0.85%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.85%) Windchill
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.43%) CATIA
10 1 (0.43%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.43%) InDesign
10 1 (0.43%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.28%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.55%) GSM
2 6 (2.55%) HTTP
2 6 (2.55%) SS7
2 6 (2.55%) UMTS
2 6 (2.55%) Value-Added Service
2 6 (2.55%) WAN
3 5 (2.13%) Intranet
4 4 (1.70%) LAN
5 3 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.28%) SMS
6 2 (0.85%) BGP
6 2 (0.85%) Internet
6 2 (0.85%) MPLS
6 2 (0.85%) SNMP
6 2 (0.85%) VPN
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
7 1 (0.43%) IPv4
7 1 (0.43%) IPv6
7 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.83%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.40%) MySQL
4 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.28%) Power BI
7 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.55%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.13%) JIRA
3 4 (1.70%) Ant
4 3 (1.28%) PROIV
4 3 (1.28%) Subversion
5 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.85%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.43%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.43%) Selenium
6 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (13.19%) Finance
2 29 (12.34%) Manufacturing
3 24 (10.21%) Electronics
4 12 (5.11%) Marketing
5 11 (4.68%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.83%) Automotive
6 9 (3.83%) Games
7 7 (2.98%) Avionics
7 7 (2.98%) Military
8 4 (1.70%) Retail
9 3 (1.28%) Back Office
9 3 (1.28%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (13.62%) Developer
2 27 (11.49%) Analyst
3 26 (11.06%) Design Engineer
4 20 (8.51%) Junior
5 18 (7.66%) Support Analyst
6 17 (7.23%) Mechanical Engineer
7 14 (5.96%) Help Desk Analyst
8 13 (5.53%) Applications Support
8 13 (5.53%) Designer
8 13 (5.53%) Graduate
8 13 (5.53%) Help Desk Support
8 13 (5.53%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 13 (5.53%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.11%) Administrator
9 12 (5.11%) Facilities Manager
9 12 (5.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 12 (5.11%) Service Analyst
9 12 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (5.11%) Web Applications Designer
9 12 (5.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.34%) .NET
2 20 (8.51%) HTML
3 15 (6.38%) CSS
4 12 (5.11%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.11%) jQuery
5 9 (3.83%) AngularJS
5 9 (3.83%) SOAP
6 8 (3.40%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.98%) RESTful
7 7 (2.98%) Web Services
8 6 (2.55%) Classic ASP
8 6 (2.55%) XML
9 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.13%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.70%) Spring
11 3 (1.28%) J2EE
11 3 (1.28%) JSON
11 3 (1.28%) Middleware
12 2 (0.85%) XHTML
12 2 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.23%) Driving Licence
4 15 (6.38%) User Experience
5 14 (5.96%) Data Centre
6 12 (5.11%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.40%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.55%) Device Driver
8 6 (2.55%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.13%) Economics
9 5 (2.13%) Psychology
9 5 (2.13%) Statistics
10 3 (1.28%) Replication
10 3 (1.28%) Robotics
10 3 (1.28%) SCADA
11 2 (0.85%) AS400
11 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.85%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.87%) Windows
2 18 (7.66%) Linux
3 17 (7.23%) Unix
4 15 (6.38%) Windows XP
5 14 (5.96%) Windows 8
5 14 (5.96%) Windows Server
6 12 (5.11%) Android
6 12 (5.11%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.55%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.28%) Solaris
9 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.43%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) OS/390
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.62%) ITIL
3 29 (12.34%) Software Engineering
4 22 (9.36%) CAD
5 21 (8.94%) Service Delivery
6 17 (7.23%) Change Management
7 16 (6.81%) Project Management
7 16 (6.81%) Validation
8 13 (5.53%) Typography
8 13 (5.53%) Workflow
9 11 (4.68%) Process Improvement
10 10 (4.26%) Prototyping
11 9 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.40%) 3D Modelling
12 8 (3.40%) CAE
12 8 (3.40%) CRM
12 8 (3.40%) Line Management
12 8 (3.40%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.40%) MVC
12 8 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.17%) SQL
2 27 (11.49%) C#
3 25 (10.64%) C
4 23 (9.79%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.66%) Java
6 16 (6.81%) C++
7 12 (5.11%) Embedded C
7 12 (5.11%) PHP
8 9 (3.83%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.98%) VB
9 7 (2.98%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.55%) Embedded C++
10 6 (2.55%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.55%) VB6
10 6 (2.55%) VBA
11 5 (2.13%) Python
11 5 (2.13%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.28%) Jython
13 2 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 140 (59.57%) Degree
2 108 (45.96%) HNC
3 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (5.53%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.11%) CCNA
6 12 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.11%) MCSE
7 10 (4.26%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (2.98%) ISEB
9 6 (2.55%) A+ Certification
9 6 (2.55%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (2.55%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.55%) MCP
9 6 (2.55%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.13%) Postgraduate
11 4 (1.70%) GNVQ
11 4 (1.70%) MCSA
12 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.51%) SLA
2 8 (3.40%) QA
3 5 (2.13%) RMADS
4 4 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.28%) SAS 70
6 2 (0.85%) GAMP
6 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.85%) MISRA
7 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.43%) ISO13485
System Software
1 10 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.70%) Firmware
3 3 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.85%) iptables
4 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (1.28%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.85%) everRun
Vendors
1 53 (22.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.51%) Oracle
3 14 (5.96%) Adobe
4 10 (4.26%) Siemens
5 6 (2.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (2.55%) Cisco
5 6 (2.55%) Computacenter
5 6 (2.55%) Nintex
5 6 (2.55%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (2.55%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.13%) SAP
7 4 (1.70%) IBM
7 4 (1.70%) VMware
8 3 (1.28%) ANSYS
8 3 (1.28%) HP
8 3 (1.28%) Rockwell
9 2 (0.85%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.85%) Avaya
9 2 (0.85%) Dell
9 2 (0.85%) Green Hills
York, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: Yesterday
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £21600.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: attractive - please state your expectations
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
The People Network
Salary: holiday discounts, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £34,305 to £37,563 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,911 to £41,502 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £29307.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Rowlands Pharmacy
Salary: Competitive+£5000 Annual Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Spennymoor, County Durham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £33k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance and package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £15 to £23k upon experience level
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £4,800 Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Billingham, County Durham
Networx
Salary: £22,000
Posted: 15 days ago
Basildon
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, interesting work
Posted: Yesterday