The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 589 544 620
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +76
Permanent jobs citing HND 73 67 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 34
Average salary £42,500 £36,750 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12628 11674 13531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.45% 25.69% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10261 9494 11569
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HND
England

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 April 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 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -20 11 £58,500 +57.04% 5
West Drayton - 1 £40,000 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 127 (88.19%) Degree
2 60 (41.67%) Java
3 53 (36.81%) Windows
4 42 (29.17%) SQL
4 42 (29.17%) Oracle
5 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 35 (24.31%) JavaScript
7 35 (24.31%) HTML
7 35 (24.31%) VMware
8 33 (22.92%) Linux
8 33 (22.92%) E-Commerce
9 31 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (18.75%) ISEB
11 26 (18.06%) Citrix
12 25 (17.36%) Finance
13 24 (16.67%) Service Delivery
13 24 (16.67%) ITIL
13 24 (16.67%) CSS
13 24 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 23 (15.97%) XenApp
15 22 (15.28%) Scrum
15 22 (15.28%) HNC
15 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
15 22 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (14.58%) UNIX
16 21 (14.58%) J2EE
16 21 (14.58%) NetApp
17 20 (13.89%) Retail
17 20 (13.89%) Test Scripting

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 12 (8.33%) Apache
2 8 (5.56%) Commerce Server
2 8 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.86%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.17%) IIS
5 4 (2.78%) CMS
6 1 (0.69%) WordPress
6 1 (0.69%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.08%) MS Office
4 2 (1.39%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.69%) InDesign
5 1 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (10.42%) Magento
2 9 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) HTTP
2 9 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.25%) LDAP
2 9 (6.25%) SAN
3 8 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 8 (5.56%) SSL
4 6 (4.17%) DNS
4 6 (4.17%) VoIP
5 5 (3.47%) 2G
5 5 (3.47%) Firewall
5 5 (3.47%) LAN
5 5 (3.47%) SMTP
5 5 (3.47%) VPN
5 5 (3.47%) 3G
5 5 (3.47%) Network Security
5 5 (3.47%) LTE
5 5 (3.47%) 4G
6 4 (2.78%) NAS
6 4 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 8 (5.56%) DB2
4 6 (4.17%) OLAP
5 5 (3.47%) MS Access
6 4 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.78%) MySQL
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Selenium
2 15 (10.42%) JMeter
2 15 (10.42%) WebDriver
2 15 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.25%) JIRA
4 8 (5.56%) Toad
4 8 (5.56%) ClearCase
4 8 (5.56%) Subversion
5 3 (2.08%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.69%) JUnit
6 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (17.36%) Finance
2 20 (13.89%) Retail
3 18 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.94%) Marketing
5 5 (3.47%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.78%) Banking
7 3 (2.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (42.36%) Analyst
2 25 (17.36%) Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Test Analyst
4 21 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 16 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Tester
7 12 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (4.86%) Java Applications Developer
9 7 (4.86%) QA Analyst
9 7 (4.86%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.86%) Applications Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.86%) Java Analyst Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.31%) HTML
2 24 (16.67%) CSS
3 21 (14.58%) J2EE
4 18 (12.50%) Web Services
5 17 (11.81%) .NET
6 15 (10.42%) XML
7 13 (9.03%) Spring
7 13 (9.03%) Hibernate
7 13 (9.03%) Swing
7 13 (9.03%) EJB
7 13 (9.03%) SOAP
7 13 (9.03%) Middleware
7 13 (9.03%) jQuery
8 9 (6.25%) REST
9 8 (5.56%) Dojo
9 8 (5.56%) Apache Axis
9 8 (5.56%) JSP
9 8 (5.56%) XSL
10 6 (4.17%) XSLT
11 5 (3.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.33%) Handset
3 9 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.17%) Replication
5 5 (3.47%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.47%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.78%) New Media
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.39%) Spread Betting
7 2 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.69%) Animation
8 1 (0.69%) IVR
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) W3C
8 1 (0.69%) Firmware
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (36.81%) Windows
2 33 (22.92%) Linux
3 31 (21.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (14.58%) UNIX
5 13 (9.03%) Android
6 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.47%) Solaris
10 5 (3.47%) CentOS
11 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.92%) E-Commerce
3 24 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 24 (16.67%) ITIL
4 22 (15.28%) Scrum
5 20 (13.89%) Test Scripting
6 19 (13.19%) Software Testing
7 18 (12.50%) TDD
8 15 (10.42%) ERP
9 14 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (9.72%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.94%) OO
10 10 (6.94%) CRM
11 9 (6.25%) Logistics
11 9 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 9 (6.25%) BDD
12 7 (4.86%) Project Management
12 7 (4.86%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.86%) Test Strategy
12 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.67%) Java
2 42 (29.17%) SQL
3 35 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.72%) PHP
5 12 (8.33%) VB
6 11 (7.64%) C#
6 11 (7.64%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.25%) Python
7 9 (6.25%) Perl
8 8 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.56%) C++
8 8 (5.56%) C
9 5 (3.47%) VBA
10 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 127 (88.19%) Degree
2 27 (18.75%) ISEB
3 22 (15.28%) HNC
4 7 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.78%) VTSP
6 4 (2.78%) CCNA
7 3 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.39%) CCNP
8 2 (1.39%) MCSE
8 2 (1.39%) CCVP
8 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.39%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.89%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (15.97%) XenApp
2 22 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.89%) vSphere
4 19 (13.19%) XenServer
4 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (10.42%) XenDesktop
6 12 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.78%) Samba
9 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 6 (4.17%) SCCM
1 6 (4.17%) WSUS
2 5 (3.47%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (3.47%) Nagios
2 5 (3.47%) SCOM
2 5 (3.47%) Cacti
3 4 (2.78%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 42 (29.17%) Oracle
2 36 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 35 (24.31%) VMware
4 26 (18.06%) Citrix
5 21 (14.58%) NetApp
6 16 (11.11%) HP
7 13 (9.03%) SAP
8 12 (8.33%) IBM
8 12 (8.33%) Dell
9 11 (7.64%) Cisco
10 9 (6.25%) JD Edwards
10 9 (6.25%) TIBCO
11 6 (4.17%) Juniper
12 5 (3.47%) EMC
12 5 (3.47%) Symantec
13 4 (2.78%) Intel
13 4 (2.78%) Sun
13 4 (2.78%) JBoss
14 2 (1.39%) Verint
14 2 (1.39%) CyberTech
South West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £44,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On call, Overtime
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Metia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% OTE + CAR + PENSION
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 28 days ago