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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 88 112 87
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.70% 0.069% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 0.23% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Median salary £23,500 £32,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% +80.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
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
261 435 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.31% 29.90% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 216 325 294
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HND.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
1 11 (84.62%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) SLA
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) C
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Electronics
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) C++
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) ISDN
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) QA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) ISDN
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Help Desk Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Service Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft