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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 592 552 566
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +14
Permanent jobs citing HND 45 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.50% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 66
Average salary £40,000 £33,494 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.42% -16.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £58,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
11362 10837 12880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.73% 24.72% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9084 8930 11002
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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
City of London 0 4 £30,000 +13.20% 1
Hayes - 4 £52,500 - 2
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 18 September 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 79 (76.70%) Degree
2 42 (40.78%) HNC
3 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
4 31 (30.10%) Windows
5 30 (29.13%) Cisco
6 29 (28.16%) SQL
7 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
9 22 (21.36%) CCNA
9 22 (21.36%) Linux
10 20 (19.42%) Finance
10 20 (19.42%) Computer Science
10 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (16.50%) ITIL
13 16 (15.53%) OSPF
14 15 (14.56%) BGP
14 15 (14.56%) Java
14 15 (14.56%) CCNP
14 15 (14.56%) VoIP
14 15 (14.56%) Ethernet
15 13 (12.62%) Project Management
16 12 (11.65%) Citrix
16 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
16 12 (11.65%) C#
16 12 (11.65%) XML
16 12 (11.65%) Change Management
16 12 (11.65%) VMware
17 11 (10.68%) LAN
17 11 (10.68%) Juniper

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (4.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.97%) WordPress
2 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.94%) CATIA
5 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.97%) MS Project
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.97%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.94%) Magento
2 2 (1.94%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.94%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.94%) HFM
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) OSPF
2 15 (14.56%) BGP
2 15 (14.56%) VoIP
2 15 (14.56%) Ethernet
3 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.68%) LAN
4 11 (10.68%) MPLS
5 10 (9.71%) VPN
6 9 (8.74%) WLAN
6 9 (8.74%) VLAN
7 8 (7.77%) IPv6
8 7 (6.80%) IPv4
9 5 (4.85%) CTI
9 5 (4.85%) DSL
9 5 (4.85%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.88%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.91%) PBX
11 3 (2.91%) WAN
11 3 (2.91%) Internet
11 3 (2.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.94%) Essbase
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.97%) MySQL
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.97%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) WebDriver
2 3 (2.91%) WinRunner
2 3 (2.91%) QARun
2 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.94%) Selenium
3 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.94%) JMeter
4 1 (0.97%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.42%) Finance
3 9 (8.74%) Retail
4 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.85%) Electronics
5 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Publishing
7 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (19.42%) Network Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) Developer
4 8 (7.77%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Tester
6 6 (5.83%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Support Specialist
7 5 (4.85%) Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Product Specialist
8 4 (3.88%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Implementation Specialist
8 4 (3.88%) Administrator
8 4 (3.88%) Products Support Specialist
9 3 (2.91%) Junior
9 3 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (2.91%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) XML
2 8 (7.77%) HTML
3 7 (6.80%) XSLT
4 6 (5.83%) .NET
5 4 (3.88%) CSS
6 3 (2.91%) JDBC
6 3 (2.91%) ODBC
6 3 (2.91%) VXML
6 3 (2.91%) LAMP
7 2 (1.94%) HTML5
7 2 (1.94%) WebGL
7 2 (1.94%) MDX
8 1 (0.97%) Web Services
8 1 (0.97%) Flash
8 1 (0.97%) WinForms
8 1 (0.97%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Computer Science
2 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.80%) Video on Demand
4 5 (4.85%) IVR
5 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.88%) Wiki
5 4 (3.88%) Handset
6 3 (2.91%) EPoS
6 3 (2.91%) Replication
7 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.97%) Firmware
8 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.97%) Animation
8 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.10%) Windows
2 22 (21.36%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.83%) Android
4 6 (5.83%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.91%) UNIX
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.50%) ITIL
3 13 (12.62%) Project Management
4 12 (11.65%) Change Management
5 9 (8.74%) Service Management
5 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.77%) Test Scripting
7 7 (6.80%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.80%) Network Design
8 6 (5.83%) Scrum
9 5 (4.85%) CRM
9 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.85%) Business Continuity
9 5 (4.85%) Regression Testing
9 5 (4.85%) Migration
9 5 (4.85%) Business Development
10 4 (3.88%) Product Management
10 4 (3.88%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) Java
3 12 (11.65%) C#
4 10 (9.71%) VB
5 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.91%) C
6 3 (2.91%) Ruby
7 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.94%) C++
7 2 (1.94%) PHP
7 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (76.70%) Degree
2 42 (40.78%) HNC
3 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (21.36%) CCNA
5 15 (14.56%) CCNP
6 9 (8.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (5.83%) MCSE
8 5 (4.85%) ISEB
8 5 (4.85%) MCITP
8 5 (4.85%) JNCIS
9 4 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.88%) CCIE
9 4 (3.88%) CCIP
9 4 (3.88%) CCDP
10 3 (2.91%) VTSP
11 2 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.97%) MCP
12 1 (0.97%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 6 (5.83%) SLA
3 4 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) XenApp
2 8 (7.77%) vSphere
3 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.83%) XenServer
5 4 (3.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.97%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) WSUS
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (29.13%) Cisco
2 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.65%) Citrix
3 12 (11.65%) VMware
4 11 (10.68%) Juniper
5 9 (8.74%) Fortinet
5 9 (8.74%) Aruba
5 9 (8.74%) F5
6 7 (6.80%) Avaya
7 5 (4.85%) Oracle
7 5 (4.85%) IBM
7 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.85%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.85%) Mitel
8 4 (3.88%) Remedy
8 4 (3.88%) HP
8 4 (3.88%) EMC
8 4 (3.88%) SAP
9 3 (2.91%) Intel
9 3 (2.91%) Sun
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago