The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 573 560 556
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing HND 45 55 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 65
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £58,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11174 11037 13000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.73% 24.51% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8911 9111 11048
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in London

HND
Salary Trend in London

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

HND Salary Trend in London

HND
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

HND Salary Histogram in London

HND
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Hayes - 4 £52,500 -
City of London +5 3 £30,000 -7.69%
West Drayton - 3 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £49,500 -
Teddington - 2 £31,000 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 71 (75.53%) Degree
2 36 (38.30%) HNC
3 32 (34.04%) Telecoms
4 31 (32.98%) SQL
5 28 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (27.66%) Cisco
6 26 (27.66%) Windows
7 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 22 (23.40%) CCNA
8 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (21.28%) Computer Science
9 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (19.15%) Linux
11 17 (18.09%) ITIL
11 17 (18.09%) Finance
12 16 (17.02%) OSPF
13 15 (15.96%) BGP
13 15 (15.96%) CCNP
13 15 (15.96%) Ethernet
14 13 (13.83%) Java
15 12 (12.77%) XML
15 12 (12.77%) TCP/IP
15 12 (12.77%) VoIP
15 12 (12.77%) Change Management
16 11 (11.70%) MPLS
17 10 (10.64%) Project Management
17 10 (10.64%) VPN
17 10 (10.64%) C#
18 9 (9.57%) VB
18 9 (9.57%) MS Office

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (5.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Office
2 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Magento
1 2 (2.13%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.13%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (2.13%) HFM
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.02%) OSPF
2 15 (15.96%) BGP
2 15 (15.96%) Ethernet
3 12 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 12 (12.77%) VoIP
4 11 (11.70%) MPLS
5 10 (10.64%) VPN
6 9 (9.57%) WLAN
6 9 (9.57%) VLAN
7 8 (8.51%) IPv6
8 7 (7.45%) IPv4
8 7 (7.45%) LAN
9 5 (5.32%) CTI
9 5 (5.32%) DSL
9 5 (5.32%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.19%) PBX
10 3 (3.19%) Firewall
10 3 (3.19%) LTE
10 3 (3.19%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (2.13%) Essbase
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.06%) PowerCenter
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) WebDriver
2 3 (3.19%) WinRunner
2 3 (3.19%) QARun
2 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.13%) Selenium
3 2 (2.13%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (1.06%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 32 (34.04%) Telecoms
2 17 (18.09%) Finance
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.26%) Electronics
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.77%) Analyst
3 8 (8.51%) Developer
4 6 (6.38%) Design Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) Tester
4 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Test Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Product Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Administrator
6 4 (4.26%) Products Support Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Implementation Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Consultant
6 4 (4.26%) Support Specialist
7 3 (3.19%) Support Consultant
7 3 (3.19%) Systems Support
7 3 (3.19%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) XML
2 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) HTML
2 6 (6.38%) XSLT
3 4 (4.26%) CSS
4 3 (3.19%) JDBC
4 3 (3.19%) ODBC
4 3 (3.19%) VXML
5 2 (2.13%) MDX
6 1 (1.06%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.06%) HTML5
6 1 (1.06%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) IVR
3 5 (5.32%) Video on Demand
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.26%) Wiki
5 3 (3.19%) EPoS
5 3 (3.19%) Handset
6 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Windows
2 18 (19.15%) Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.32%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.26%) Android
7 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.06%) UNIX
8 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.09%) ITIL
3 12 (12.77%) Change Management
4 10 (10.64%) Project Management
5 9 (9.57%) Service Management
5 9 (9.57%) Data Analysis
5 9 (9.57%) Test Scripting
6 8 (8.51%) Problem Management
7 7 (7.45%) Network Design
8 6 (6.38%) Regression Testing
9 5 (5.32%) CRM
9 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.32%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.32%) Scrum
9 5 (5.32%) Migration
10 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.26%) Product Management
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.26%) Business Development
10 4 (4.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.98%) SQL
2 13 (13.83%) Java
3 10 (10.64%) C#
4 9 (9.57%) VB
5 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) C
6 3 (3.19%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) PHP
7 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.13%) VBScript
8 1 (1.06%) C++
8 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (75.53%) Degree
2 36 (38.30%) HNC
3 28 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (23.40%) CCNA
5 15 (15.96%) CCNP
6 6 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (6.38%) ISEB
6 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.38%) MCSE
7 5 (5.32%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.32%) MCITP
8 4 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (4.26%) CCIE
8 4 (4.26%) CCIP
8 4 (4.26%) CCDP
9 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.06%) MCSA
10 1 (1.06%) MCP
10 1 (1.06%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) QA
2 6 (6.38%) SLA
3 4 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) XenApp
1 8 (8.51%) vSphere
2 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.13%) XenServer
5 1 (1.06%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) WSUS
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Cisco
2 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.57%) Citrix
3 9 (9.57%) Fortinet
3 9 (9.57%) Aruba
3 9 (9.57%) F5
4 8 (8.51%) VMware
4 8 (8.51%) Juniper
5 7 (7.45%) Avaya
6 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.32%) Mitel
7 4 (4.26%) Remedy
8 3 (3.19%) IBM
8 3 (3.19%) Siemens
8 3 (3.19%) Genesys
8 3 (3.19%) Dialogic
9 2 (2.13%) SolidWorks
9 2 (2.13%) BMC
9 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
London
Pygmalion Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Ravensbourne
Salary: £27,556 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago