The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 175 185 160
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.14% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.48% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £29,550 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £46,400 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -4.28%
HND
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
814 1045 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.50% 28.87% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 693 829 723
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HND
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HND across the Manchester region.

HND Salary Trend in Manchester

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (30.00%) MCSE
4 6 (30.00%) HNC
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (25.00%) Multicast
5 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (25.00%) CCSA
5 5 (25.00%) Network Design
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) MPLS
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (25.00%) Check Point Certification

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) BGP
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) IPsec
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
1 5 (25.00%) MPLS
1 5 (25.00%) Multicast
1 5 (25.00%) OSPF
1 5 (25.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
1 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Database Security
4 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (10.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) HNC
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) CCSA
3 5 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) CCNP
4 4 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) MCDBA
5 2 (10.00%) MCITP
5 2 (10.00%) MCTS
6 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.00%) GNVQ
6 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO13485
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Telerik
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