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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 598 596 577
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing HND 47 57 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 58
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £33,494
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
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
10635 10697 10958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.01% 25.74% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8878 8727 8759
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
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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
West Drayton - 5 £40,000 - 2
Greenford - 4 £41,750 -
City of London +48 2 £51,250 +57.69%
Docklands, London - 2 £29,000 -
Croydon -3 1 £47,500 +39.70%
Enfield - 1 £47,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 65 (81.25%) Degree
2 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.25%) Computer Science
4 19 (23.75%) HNC
5 18 (22.50%) Unix
5 18 (22.50%) Linux
5 18 (22.50%) Cisco
5 18 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
6 17 (21.25%) MCSE
6 17 (21.25%) SQL
7 16 (20.00%) Windows
7 16 (20.00%) ITIL
8 14 (17.50%) LAN
8 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
8 14 (17.50%) Business Continuity
9 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
9 13 (16.25%) Driving Licence
9 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
10 12 (15.00%) Windows 10
10 12 (15.00%) Finance
10 12 (15.00%) Android
11 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
11 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
11 11 (13.75%) SAN
11 11 (13.75%) MS Office
11 11 (13.75%) Oracle
12 10 (12.50%) Java
12 10 (12.50%) CCNA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Office
2 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.25%) 3ds Max
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.25%) Maya
5 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.25%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Office 365
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.50%) LAN
3 11 (13.75%) SAN
4 9 (11.25%) WAN
5 8 (10.00%) DEFINITY
5 8 (10.00%) Firewall
6 6 (7.50%) Broadband
6 6 (7.50%) DHCP
6 6 (7.50%) DNS
6 6 (7.50%) LDAP
6 6 (7.50%) Network Security
6 6 (7.50%) VoIP
7 5 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 5 (6.25%) HTTP
7 5 (6.25%) Internet
7 5 (6.25%) IP Telephony
7 5 (6.25%) IPsec
7 5 (6.25%) Skype
8 4 (5.00%) NAS
8 4 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.00%) QlikView
3 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.75%) Retail
4 5 (6.25%) Electronics
5 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.75%) Marketing
7 2 (2.50%) Back Office
7 2 (2.50%) Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Local Government
8 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (17.50%) Analyst
2 10 (12.50%) Developer
3 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 8 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
4 6 (7.50%) IT Support
4 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Service Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 5 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (6.25%) IT Technician
5 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) .NET
2 5 (6.25%) XML
3 4 (5.00%) CSS
3 4 (5.00%) HTML
3 4 (5.00%) J2EE
4 2 (2.50%) MFC
4 2 (2.50%) Qt
4 2 (2.50%) WCF
4 2 (2.50%) WinForms
4 2 (2.50%) WPF
5 1 (1.25%) CGI
5 1 (1.25%) jQuery
5 1 (1.25%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.25%) Driving Licence
3 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.75%) Replication
6 3 (3.75%) User Experience
7 2 (2.50%) NHS
8 1 (1.25%) Animation
8 1 (1.25%) CCTV
8 1 (1.25%) CMDB
8 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.25%) iPhone
8 1 (1.25%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
1 18 (22.50%) Unix
2 16 (20.00%) Windows
3 13 (16.25%) Windows 7
3 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.00%) Android
4 12 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.25%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.50%) FreeBSD
9 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) ITIL
2 14 (17.50%) Business Continuity
3 10 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.00%) SDLC
5 6 (7.50%) ETL
5 6 (7.50%) Project Management
6 5 (6.25%) Analytics
6 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Logistics
6 5 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Use Case
6 5 (6.25%) Workflow
6 5 (6.25%) Workflow Analysis
7 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (5.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 10 (12.50%) Java
3 7 (8.75%) C
4 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.25%) Python
4 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.00%) Perl
5 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.75%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) C++
7 2 (2.50%) VB
7 2 (2.50%) VB6
8 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (81.25%) Degree
2 19 (23.75%) HNC
3 18 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (21.25%) MCSE
4 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (12.50%) CCNA
6 8 (10.00%) Avaya Certification
7 5 (6.25%) CCNP
7 5 (6.25%) CCVP
7 5 (6.25%) MCP
7 5 (6.25%) MCSA
8 3 (3.75%) APMP
8 3 (3.75%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (3.75%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) MOS
8 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.75%) VTSP
9 2 (2.50%) ISEB
9 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Windows Intune
2 4 (5.00%) Control-M
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.50%) Cisco
3 11 (13.75%) Oracle
4 8 (10.00%) Avaya
4 8 (10.00%) Informatica
5 7 (8.75%) VMware
6 6 (7.50%) EMC
7 5 (6.25%) Apple
7 5 (6.25%) HP
8 4 (5.00%) Bloomberg
8 4 (5.00%) NetApp
8 4 (5.00%) Reuters
9 3 (3.75%) Ericsson
9 3 (3.75%) IBM
9 3 (3.75%) Intel
9 3 (3.75%) Juniper
9 3 (3.75%) Perforce
9 3 (3.75%) Sun
10 2 (2.50%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.50%) Remedy
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Priv.Health + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
West Drayton
Prospectus
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago