The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 77 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 0.53% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 2.00% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Median salary £32,500 £29,350 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.73% +16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £18,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,610 £27,850
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.85% -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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
221 350 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.18% 26.74% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 154 244 190
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HND
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Salary Trend in Glasgow

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HND.

1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Line Management
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) QMS
4 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) OpenVMS
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) HNC
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Network Management
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) SSH
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Communications Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Site Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Support
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Traffic Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Server Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) OpenVMS
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) QMS
2 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
4 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Bourne shell
2 2 (13.33%) Korn
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) RHEV
2 2 (13.33%) Samba
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (13.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) VMware