The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 145 152 143
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.081% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.40% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
788 757 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.83% 28.43% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 607 606 592
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HND
East of England

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HND
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HND
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Royston - 1 - -
HND
East of England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (80.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (30.00%) HNC
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) FMCG
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) WSUS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) SecurID
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (10.00%) CAD
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
1 5 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) VMware