The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 104 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.071% 1.59% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 4.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
HND
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
426 383 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.45% 33.89% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 319 267 245
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HND Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft