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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 97 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 16 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.23% 0.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
HND
Scotland

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
348 288 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.73% 20.70% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 273 178 187
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,350 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £59,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

HND Salary Histogram in Glasgow

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) AIX
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) HNC
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 4 (22.22%) NFS
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 4 (22.22%) Samba
6 4 (22.22%) Replication
6 4 (22.22%) SSH
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) W3C
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) OOD
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) SSH
2 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
1 3 (16.67%) XSL
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
1 3 (16.67%) REST
1 3 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) W3C
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Physics
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) AIX
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) OOP
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) OOD
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Active Record
2 3 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) PHP5
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Bourne shell
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) HNC
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
1 3 (16.67%) WAI
1 3 (16.67%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) NFS
1 4 (22.22%) Samba
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) PayPal
2 3 (16.67%) WorldPay
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 24 days ago
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