The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 110 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.069% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
253 243 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.47% 22.65% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 175 124 184
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,903 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HND
Scotland

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MCP

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase