The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 95 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.076% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
441 394 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.51% 32.19% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 331 339 297
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HND
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unisys
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ECDL
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Unisys
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft