The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 84 103 95
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 0.093% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.37% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Median salary £32,500 £15,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
HND
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
284 271 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.41% 25.16% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 262 235 303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HND
Salary Trend in Kent

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

HND Salary Trend in Kent

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for HND.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
3 11 (84.62%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
5 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
5 9 (69.23%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 9 (69.23%) Workflow
5 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (69.23%) HTML5
5 9 (69.23%) CSS3
5 9 (69.23%) Nintex
5 9 (69.23%) Mobile App
5 9 (69.23%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (69.23%) ABBYY
5 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) HNC
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Product Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) CSS3
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Mobile Application Development
1 9 (69.23%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) HNC
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) ABBYY
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Nintex
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless