The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 143 150 136
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing HND 18 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.51% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 1.93% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 18
Median salary £29,500 £31,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.83% -10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £18,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,108 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,759 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-18.10% +23.07%
HND
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
771 830 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.90% 26.63% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 407 565 594
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HND
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

HND Salary Trend in Scotland

HND
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

HND Salary Histogram in Scotland

HND
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +8 7 £24,250 +42.64% 1
Fife - 4 - -
Highlands - 4 £29,584 -
Glasgow -8 3 £28,822 -7.02%
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HND.

1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 6 (17.65%) SLA
5 6 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
6 5 (14.71%) Schematic Capture
6 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
6 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) C
6 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 5 (14.71%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) Service Management
6 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 4 (11.76%) LabVIEW
7 4 (11.76%) Electronics
7 4 (11.76%) Six Sigma
7 4 (11.76%) CAD
7 4 (11.76%) Open Source
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Science

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) OrCAD
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.71%) Schematic Capture
3 5 (14.71%) Service Management
4 4 (11.76%) CAD
4 4 (11.76%) Coaching
4 4 (11.76%) Lean Manufacturing
4 4 (11.76%) Open Source
4 4 (11.76%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Email Filtering
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) User Stories
6 2 (5.88%) Web Filtering
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) C
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Delphi
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) HNC
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) KVM
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) EMC
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago