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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 562 540 580
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs citing HND 46 75 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.70% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 43
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,494 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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
10624 10788 11980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.71% 25.24% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8696 8600 10084
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 £70,000 £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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 - 4 £25,000 - 1
Croydon +9 1 £34,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £40,000 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 69 (75.00%) Degree
2 35 (38.04%) SQL
3 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
4 24 (26.09%) HNC
4 24 (26.09%) Finance
5 23 (25.00%) Windows
5 23 (25.00%) ITIL
6 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
7 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
7 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (18.48%) Java
8 17 (18.48%) .NET
8 17 (18.48%) Cisco
9 16 (17.39%) SLA
9 16 (17.39%) C#
9 16 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (15.22%) HTML
10 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (14.13%) MS Office
11 13 (14.13%) CCNA
12 12 (13.04%) Service Management
12 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
13 11 (11.96%) Change Management
13 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (11.96%) Project Management
14 10 (10.87%) MPLS
14 10 (10.87%) OSPF
14 10 (10.87%) BGP
14 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (5.43%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) Smallworld
3 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.09%) Lync
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Office
2 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.35%) AutoCAD
3 4 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.17%) CATIA
5 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.09%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.09%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.09%) Office 365
1 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
1 10 (10.87%) MPLS
1 10 (10.87%) OSPF
1 10 (10.87%) BGP
2 9 (9.78%) VLAN
2 9 (9.78%) VPN
3 8 (8.70%) Ethernet
3 8 (8.70%) LAN
4 7 (7.61%) VoIP
4 7 (7.61%) WLAN
5 4 (4.35%) Wireless
5 4 (4.35%) Firewall
6 2 (2.17%) 802.11
6 2 (2.17%) DSL
6 2 (2.17%) NetScreen
6 2 (2.17%) IPsec
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.09%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Selenium
2 3 (3.26%) JUnit
2 3 (3.26%) WebDriver
2 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.09%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (26.09%) Finance
2 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.52%) Legal
4 4 (4.35%) Retail
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (16.30%) Developer
2 14 (15.22%) Analyst
3 8 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
4 7 (7.61%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Administrator
6 5 (5.43%) Operations Manager
6 5 (5.43%) Design Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Graduate
6 5 (5.43%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.43%) Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Network Operations Manager
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.48%) .NET
2 14 (15.22%) HTML
3 10 (10.87%) CSS
4 8 (8.70%) XML
5 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.52%) JSON
6 5 (5.43%) Ajax
6 5 (5.43%) jQuery
6 5 (5.43%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (4.35%) XSLT
8 2 (2.17%) JDBC
9 1 (1.09%) WinForms
9 1 (1.09%) XSL
9 1 (1.09%) HTML5
9 1 (1.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.43%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.35%) GIS
5 4 (4.35%) Wiki
6 2 (2.17%) Derivative
7 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.09%) Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (5.43%) UNIX
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 12 (13.04%) Service Management
4 11 (11.96%) Change Management
4 11 (11.96%) Project Management
5 9 (9.78%) Network Design
6 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.61%) BDD
8 5 (5.43%) Coaching
8 5 (5.43%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (5.43%) V-Model
8 5 (5.43%) Time Management
8 5 (5.43%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.43%) MVC
8 5 (5.43%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) SQL
2 17 (18.48%) Java
3 16 (17.39%) C#
4 10 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.70%) VBScript
6 7 (7.61%) VB
6 7 (7.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.52%) C
8 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.26%) Ruby
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 69 (75.00%) Degree
2 24 (26.09%) HNC
3 16 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (14.13%) CCNA
5 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (10.87%) MCSE
7 7 (7.61%) MCP
8 6 (6.52%) CCNP
9 5 (5.43%) NVQ Level 4
10 4 (4.35%) MOS
10 4 (4.35%) MCITP
11 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.26%) CCIP
11 3 (3.26%) CCDP
11 3 (3.26%) ISEB
11 3 (3.26%) CCIE
11 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (2.17%) VCP4
12 2 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) XenApp
3 3 (3.26%) Firmware
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.09%) WSUS
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Cisco
3 9 (9.78%) F5
4 7 (7.61%) Aruba
4 7 (7.61%) Fortinet
4 7 (7.61%) VMware
5 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.52%) Citrix
6 4 (4.35%) IBM
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle
6 4 (4.35%) Mapinfo
7 3 (3.26%) Juniper
8 2 (2.17%) SolidWorks
8 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.09%) Informatica
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) AppSense
9 1 (1.09%) Redback
9 1 (1.09%) Google
9 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 4 days ago