The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 352 372 382
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs citing HND 95 46 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 0.72% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 57
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £28,700 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £51,600 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6785 6370 7346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.74% 31.50% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5198 4984 6279
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HND
Salary Trend in the South East

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

HND Salary Trend in the South East

HND
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

HND Salary Histogram in the South East

HND
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +14 27 £32,500 -8.45% 5
Hampshire +3 24 £45,000 +30.43% 2
Surrey -20 13 £30,000 -27.27% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 12 £19,000 -37.70% 1
West Sussex - 8 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 7 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 - 8
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 101 (51.79%) HNC
2 83 (42.56%) Degree
3 51 (26.15%) Windows
4 45 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 45 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 41 (21.03%) Telecoms
6 39 (20.00%) ITIL
7 37 (18.97%) NDS
7 37 (18.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 36 (18.46%) Change Management
9 35 (17.95%) Computer Science
10 34 (17.44%) UNIX
11 33 (16.92%) Marketing
12 32 (16.41%) Product Marketing
13 30 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 29 (14.87%) .NET
15 27 (13.85%) SQL
15 27 (13.85%) GSM
15 27 (13.85%) UMTS
15 27 (13.85%) TIBCO
15 27 (13.85%) SS7
16 24 (12.31%) ISO 9001
17 23 (11.79%) PhD
17 23 (11.79%) iDTV
17 23 (11.79%) BBC
18 22 (11.28%) XML
19 21 (10.77%) CSS
20 20 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (10.26%) ASP.NET
20 20 (10.26%) C#

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.15%) AutoCAD
3 11 (5.64%) MS Office
4 5 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.05%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.54%) MS Project
7 2 (1.03%) Windchill
7 2 (1.03%) InDesign
7 2 (1.03%) Acrobat
7 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.51%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.51%) SPSS
8 1 (0.51%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.51%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.03%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.51%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Office 365
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.85%) GSM
1 27 (13.85%) UMTS
1 27 (13.85%) SS7
2 20 (10.26%) Internet
3 16 (8.21%) 3G
3 16 (8.21%) 4G
4 15 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.69%) Broadband
5 12 (6.15%) SMS
6 11 (5.64%) LTE
7 10 (5.13%) VoLTE
7 10 (5.13%) DNS
8 8 (4.10%) LAN
9 7 (3.59%) Ethernet
9 7 (3.59%) Wireless
10 6 (3.08%) WAN
11 5 (2.56%) VPN
12 4 (2.05%) Firewall
12 4 (2.05%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (2.05%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) QlikView
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (1.54%) PVCS
2 3 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.51%) Selenium
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) WatiN
3 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (21.03%) Telecoms
2 33 (16.92%) Marketing
3 16 (8.21%) Electronics
4 10 (5.13%) Finance
5 5 (2.56%) Back Office
5 5 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.56%) Legal
6 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.05%) Military
6 4 (2.05%) Retail
7 2 (1.03%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (15.38%) Design Engineer
2 27 (13.85%) Developer
3 23 (11.79%) Analyst
4 21 (10.77%) Applications Developer
5 18 (9.23%) Web Applications Developer
5 18 (9.23%) Web Developer
6 15 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 14 (7.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.64%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (5.13%) Technical Leader
10 9 (4.62%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.10%) Help Desk Analyst
11 8 (4.10%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 7 (3.59%) Service Analyst
13 6 (3.08%) Consultant
13 6 (3.08%) Help Desk Support
13 6 (3.08%) Service Desk Analyst
13 6 (3.08%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 6 (3.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.87%) .NET
2 22 (11.28%) XML
3 21 (10.77%) CSS
4 20 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 20 (10.26%) JSON
5 19 (9.74%) jQuery
5 19 (9.74%) Web Services
6 18 (9.23%) Ajax
6 18 (9.23%) Classic ASP
6 18 (9.23%) SOAP
6 18 (9.23%) Google Maps API
6 18 (9.23%) WCF
6 18 (9.23%) REST
7 7 (3.59%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.05%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.54%) HTML
9 3 (1.54%) WinForms
10 2 (1.03%) LAMP
10 2 (1.03%) XSL
10 2 (1.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.79%) iDTV
2 23 (11.79%) BBC
3 15 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.59%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.54%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.03%) Economics
7 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.51%) SCADA
8 1 (0.51%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.51%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) User Experience
8 1 (0.51%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.15%) Windows
2 34 (17.44%) UNIX
3 17 (8.72%) Linux
4 10 (5.13%) Windows XP
5 8 (4.10%) Windows 8
5 8 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.56%) Windows CE
7 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.54%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 39 (20.00%) ITIL
3 36 (18.46%) Change Management
4 32 (16.41%) Product Marketing
5 20 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (9.23%) TDD
6 18 (9.23%) Scrum
6 18 (9.23%) Web Application Development
7 15 (7.69%) Project Management
8 13 (6.67%) Service Management
9 11 (5.64%) Business Continuity
10 10 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.10%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (4.10%) CAD
11 8 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (4.10%) Capacity Management
11 8 (4.10%) Cyber Security
11 8 (4.10%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.85%) SQL
2 20 (10.26%) C#
3 18 (9.23%) C
4 9 (4.62%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.59%) Fortran
6 6 (3.08%) C++
7 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.54%) Java
8 3 (1.54%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.54%) Embedded C++
8 3 (1.54%) UniBasic
9 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.51%) IronPython
10 1 (0.51%) VB
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 101 (51.79%) HNC
2 83 (42.56%) Degree
3 23 (11.79%) PhD
4 18 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 11 (5.64%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.08%) MCITP
9 5 (2.56%) MCSE
9 5 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.05%) CCNP
11 3 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (1.54%) AAT
11 3 (1.54%) CCNA
12 2 (1.03%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.03%) MCSA
12 2 (1.03%) MCSD
12 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.31%) ISO 9001
2 17 (8.72%) SLA
3 11 (5.64%) QA
4 6 (3.08%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 37 (18.97%) NDS
2 12 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.59%) XenApp
3 7 (3.59%) vSphere
4 6 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.05%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) SCCM
2 4 (2.05%) WSUS
3 1 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 45 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 27 (13.85%) TIBCO
4 19 (9.74%) Google
5 17 (8.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 14 (7.18%) VMware
7 13 (6.67%) HP
8 11 (5.64%) Citrix
8 11 (5.64%) Cisco
9 10 (5.13%) Nokia
10 5 (2.56%) Primavera
10 5 (2.56%) SolidWorks
11 4 (2.05%) AppSense
11 4 (2.05%) Apple
11 4 (2.05%) Novell
11 4 (2.05%) Siemens
11 4 (2.05%) Oracle
12 3 (1.54%) Adobe
12 3 (1.54%) Redback
13 2 (1.03%) PTC
Milton Keynes
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £14,000 to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 8% Pension, Flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000 with a fantastic benefits package.
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 8% Pension, Flexi Time
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 8 % Pension, Flexi time
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 8% Pension,Flexi Time, Health
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Flexi Time, 8% Pension, Health
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Banbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, life cover
Posted: 11 days ago
Banbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, life cover
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago