The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 36 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.12% - 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.89% - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £23,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 59 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.86% 42.14% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 20
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

HND
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HND Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

HND
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Tyrone - 6 £23,000 -
HND
UK

HND
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for HND.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Change Control
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (75.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) IT Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) IT Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) PMO Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior PMO
3 2 (25.00%) Senior PMO Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Control
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (75.00%) ERP
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 6 (75.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft