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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 139 130 150
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 1.22% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 4.47% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 14
Median salary £26,500 £23,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.21% -26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £17,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
587 895 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.21% 27.29% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 353 608 567
Median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
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 26 September 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
Glasgow +2 5 £26,500 -7.01% 1
Edinburgh -11 1 - -
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (24.00%) Service Management
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Electronics
5 5 (20.00%) EMC
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) C
5 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (16.00%) Lean Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) SLA
6 4 (16.00%) LAN
6 4 (16.00%) CAD
6 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) LabVIEW
6 4 (16.00%) OrCAD
6 4 (16.00%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (12.00%) HNC

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 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) OrCAD
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Biology
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.00%) CAD
4 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.00%) Lean Manufacturing
4 4 (16.00%) Schematic Capture
4 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.00%) HNC
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Iperf
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
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