The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 51 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.56% - 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.12% - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £20,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
HND
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 65 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 25.52% 16.09% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 89 64 54
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

HND
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

HND Salary Trend in Harrogate

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 8 (88.89%) SLA
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) HNC
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (33.33%) PABX
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Support Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Support Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Technical Support
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) HNC
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
2 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
3 1 (11.11%) GNVQ
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco