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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 590 601 553
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -48
Permanent jobs citing HND 41 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.34% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 43
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,750 £64,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
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
11152 11635 11243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.09% 24.78% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9277 9259 9196
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +29 8 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Greenford - 2 £32,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 99 (90.83%) Degree
2 35 (32.11%) Finance
3 33 (30.28%) SQL Server
4 32 (29.36%) ITIL
4 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
5 31 (28.44%) SQL
6 29 (26.61%) UNIX
7 28 (25.69%) HNC
7 28 (25.69%) Oracle
8 27 (24.77%) High Availability
9 24 (22.02%) MS Excel
9 24 (22.02%) SLA
10 23 (21.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (20.18%) HTML
11 22 (20.18%) Service Delivery
12 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
13 19 (17.43%) Service Management
13 19 (17.43%) LAN
13 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (16.51%) Cisco
14 18 (16.51%) WAN
14 18 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (16.51%) .NET
14 18 (16.51%) CSS
14 18 (16.51%) Legal
14 18 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (15.60%) MVC
15 17 (15.60%) Java
15 17 (15.60%) C#

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (12.84%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (22.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.01%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.42%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.75%) MS Office
6 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.83%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.83%) Maya
6 2 (1.83%) 3ds Max
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.83%) Revit
7 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.43%) LAN
2 18 (16.51%) WAN
3 14 (12.84%) SAN
4 13 (11.93%) VoIP
5 6 (5.50%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.75%) DNS
7 3 (2.75%) NAS
7 3 (2.75%) HTTP
8 2 (1.83%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (1.83%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.83%) SMTP
8 2 (1.83%) LDAP
8 2 (1.83%) PBX
8 2 (1.83%) OSPF
8 2 (1.83%) DPNSS
8 2 (1.83%) RTP
8 2 (1.83%) Q.931
8 2 (1.83%) H.323
9 1 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle Database
4 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
5 10 (9.17%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.92%) Firebird
9 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (32.11%) Finance
2 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
3 18 (16.51%) Legal
4 12 (11.01%) Banking
5 9 (8.26%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (15.60%) DBA
2 16 (14.68%) Developer
2 16 (14.68%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (14.68%) .NET Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Analyst
4 14 (12.84%) Architect
4 14 (12.84%) Service Design Architect
5 13 (11.93%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Coordinator
6 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.42%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Project Coordinator
6 7 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Support Technician
8 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Technician
8 5 (4.59%) Help Desk Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) HTML
2 18 (16.51%) .NET
2 18 (16.51%) CSS
3 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
3 17 (15.60%) .NET Framework
3 17 (15.60%) WPF
3 17 (15.60%) Entity Framework
4 14 (12.84%) JDBC
5 10 (9.17%) NHibernate
5 10 (9.17%) Silverlight
6 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.83%) V-Ray
7 2 (1.83%) CGI
8 1 (0.92%) SOAP
8 1 (0.92%) Web Services
8 1 (0.92%) XML
8 1 (0.92%) REST
8 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.92%) JSON
8 1 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) Private Cloud
2 11 (10.09%) Replication
3 10 (9.17%) Derivative
4 9 (8.26%) User Experience
5 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.59%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.67%) CMDB
7 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.67%) Clustering
7 4 (3.67%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.83%) Animation
9 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.61%) UNIX
2 15 (13.76%) Linux
3 12 (11.01%) Windows
4 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.92%) Android
7 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) ITIL
2 27 (24.77%) High Availability
3 22 (20.18%) Service Delivery
4 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.43%) Service Management
6 18 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.60%) MVC
7 17 (15.60%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (14.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (12.84%) Target Operating Model
10 13 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.17%) OO
12 9 (8.26%) Project Management
12 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.26%) Product Marketing
12 9 (8.26%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (8.26%) Web Development
12 9 (8.26%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) SQL
2 17 (15.60%) C#
2 17 (15.60%) Java
3 14 (12.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.50%) C
5 3 (2.75%) Perl
5 3 (2.75%) Python
6 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.83%) PHP
6 2 (1.83%) VBScript
7 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) AWK
7 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 99 (90.83%) Degree
2 28 (25.69%) HNC
3 18 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (15.60%) CCNA
5 16 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (14.68%) MCSE
6 11 (10.09%) MOS
6 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
6 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
6 11 (10.09%) VTSP
7 9 (8.26%) Chartered Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) NVQ Level 4
9 3 (2.75%) MCP
9 3 (2.75%) MCTS
9 3 (2.75%) MCITP
9 3 (2.75%) MCSA
9 3 (2.75%) CCIE
9 3 (2.75%) CCNP
10 2 (1.83%) CCA
10 2 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.02%) SLA
2 5 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.26%) XenApp
4 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.92%) XenServer
6 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.83%) Cacti
2 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.83%) Nagios
2 2 (1.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.69%) Oracle
3 18 (16.51%) Cisco
4 14 (12.84%) VMware
5 12 (11.01%) HP
5 12 (11.01%) EMC
6 11 (10.09%) Intel
6 11 (10.09%) IBM
6 11 (10.09%) Juniper
6 11 (10.09%) Sun
7 10 (9.17%) Citrix
8 4 (3.67%) Remedy
9 3 (2.75%) Bloomberg
9 3 (2.75%) NetApp
10 2 (1.83%) Symantec
10 2 (1.83%) Adobe
10 2 (1.83%) Mitel
11 1 (0.92%) Dell
11 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.92%) Hitachi
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