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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 109 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.069% 0.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
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
418 408 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.75% 33.83% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 295 326 277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 5 (55.56%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) HNC
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Extranet
5 1 (11.11%) CAD
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) QA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (11.11%) PTC Creo
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
2 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
2 5 (55.56%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) HNC
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) EMC