The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 58 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% 1.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 5.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
HND
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
104 91 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.53% 20.68% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 108
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HND
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

HND Salary Trend in Lancashire

HND
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bacup - 1 £35,000 -
HND
North West

HND
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) HNC
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) GNVQ
2 3 (75.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) CAD

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HNC
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) GNVQ
2 3 (75.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) VMware