The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 94 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing HND 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.48% 0.100% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £33,045 £18,000 £26,530
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.58% -32.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
HND
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
457 322 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 36.39% 32.04% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 323 279 241
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

HND
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

HND Salary Trend in Nottingham

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Back Office
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (30.77%) Office 365
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Intel
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (15.38%) HNC
6 2 (15.38%) MCP
6 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) ADSL
7 1 (7.69%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
1 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) ADSL
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 8 (61.54%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Advisor
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) HNC
3 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco