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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 574 581 581
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 36 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.12% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 42
Average salary £37,500 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,494 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £80,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
11334 11420 12363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.50% 25.09% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9269 9195 10398
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 December 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 +27 8 £32,500 -14.47%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 61 (75.31%) Degree
2 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
3 26 (32.10%) SQL
4 25 (30.86%) HNC
4 25 (30.86%) Telecoms
5 21 (25.93%) Windows
6 19 (23.46%) ITIL
7 17 (20.99%) Cisco
8 16 (19.75%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (19.75%) Finance
8 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
9 15 (18.52%) Change Management
9 15 (18.52%) MS Office
9 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (17.28%) CCNA
11 13 (16.05%) Project Management
12 12 (14.81%) SLA
13 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
13 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.58%) Network Design
13 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
14 10 (12.35%) VLAN
14 10 (12.35%) VPN
14 10 (12.35%) Ethernet
14 10 (12.35%) HTML
14 10 (12.35%) Java
14 10 (12.35%) MPLS
14 10 (12.35%) OSPF
14 10 (12.35%) BGP
14 10 (12.35%) F5

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (4.94%) Smallworld
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) Lync
3 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) MS Office
2 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) AutoCAD
3 4 (4.94%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.47%) CATIA
5 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.47%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.23%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
1 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.35%) VPN
2 10 (12.35%) MPLS
2 10 (12.35%) OSPF
2 10 (12.35%) BGP
2 10 (12.35%) Ethernet
2 10 (12.35%) VLAN
3 9 (11.11%) LAN
3 9 (11.11%) VoIP
3 9 (11.11%) WLAN
4 3 (3.70%) CTI
4 3 (3.70%) Wireless
5 2 (2.47%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) PBX
5 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.47%) DEFINITY
6 1 (1.23%) FWSM
6 1 (1.23%) HSRP
6 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.23%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
1 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.23%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.23%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.23%) QARun
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 25 (30.86%) Telecoms
2 16 (19.75%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (14.81%) Analyst
2 10 (12.35%) Network Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Design Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.17%) Administrator
5 5 (6.17%) Operations Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Network Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Network Operations Manager
6 4 (4.94%) GIS Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) GIS Data Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Systems Support
7 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) HTML
2 9 (11.11%) .NET
3 8 (9.88%) XML
4 5 (6.17%) CSS
5 3 (3.70%) XSLT
6 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.47%) Ajax
6 2 (2.47%) JSON
6 2 (2.47%) jQuery
6 2 (2.47%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.23%) JDBC
7 1 (1.23%) ODBC
7 1 (1.23%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) GIS
4 4 (4.94%) Wiki
5 3 (3.70%) IVR
6 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) EPoS
7 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.47%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) ITIL
2 15 (18.52%) Change Management
3 13 (16.05%) Project Management
4 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.58%) Network Design
4 11 (13.58%) Data Analysis
5 9 (11.11%) Service Management
6 8 (9.88%) Workflow
7 6 (7.41%) Workflow Management
7 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.41%) Coaching
8 5 (6.17%) Time Management
8 5 (6.17%) CRM
9 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.94%) ITSM
9 4 (4.94%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.94%) Content Management
9 4 (4.94%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) SQL
2 10 (12.35%) Java
3 9 (11.11%) C#
4 8 (9.88%) VB
5 7 (8.64%) C
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) VBScript
8 3 (3.70%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (75.31%) Degree
2 25 (30.86%) HNC
3 16 (19.75%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (17.28%) CCNA
5 9 (11.11%) MCSE
5 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (9.88%) CCNP
7 7 (8.64%) MCP
8 4 (4.94%) CCIE
8 4 (4.94%) CCIP
8 4 (4.94%) CCDP
8 4 (4.94%) MOS
8 4 (4.94%) NVQ Level 4
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.47%) ISEB
10 2 (2.47%) MCSA
10 2 (2.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.70%) QA
3 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) XenApp
4 2 (2.47%) Firmware
5 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) WSUS
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.99%) Cisco
3 10 (12.35%) F5
4 9 (11.11%) Aruba
4 9 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 7 (8.64%) VMware
6 6 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.17%) Avaya
8 4 (4.94%) Mapinfo
8 4 (4.94%) Remedy
8 4 (4.94%) Citrix
9 3 (3.70%) IBM
9 3 (3.70%) Mitel
10 2 (2.47%) Juniper
10 2 (2.47%) Nortel
10 2 (2.47%) SolidWorks
10 2 (2.47%) BMC
11 1 (1.23%) Informatica
11 1 (1.23%) Siemens
11 1 (1.23%) Apple
North London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum inclusive of package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Pygmalion Cloud Solutions
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum plus standard benfits
Posted: 9 days ago