The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 367 384 344
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -40
Permanent jobs citing HND 84 54 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 0.75% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 77
Average salary £31,000 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £50,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.92%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7653 7248 7951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.71% 32.73% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5917 5830 6835
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
HND
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +23 33 £30,000 +12.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 15 £18,000 -50.68% 3
Hampshire +6 10 £40,000 +23.07% 7
East Sussex -15 8 £24,000 -26.15%
Kent - 7 £25,000 - 1
Surrey -18 6 £38,750 -3.12%
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,290 - 1
West Sussex -13 1 £32,500 -18.75% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £45,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 59 (47.58%) HNC
2 57 (45.97%) Degree
3 35 (28.23%) Service Delivery
4 32 (25.81%) NDS
5 31 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
7 29 (23.39%) Change Management
7 29 (23.39%) Telecoms
8 28 (22.58%) Windows
9 26 (20.97%) SQL Server
10 24 (19.35%) Electronics
10 24 (19.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 24 (19.35%) TIBCO
10 24 (19.35%) UNIX
11 22 (17.74%) .NET
11 22 (17.74%) C#
12 21 (16.94%) MS Excel
12 21 (16.94%) Computer Science
12 21 (16.94%) Marketing
13 20 (16.13%) Product Marketing
13 20 (16.13%) GSM
13 20 (16.13%) UMTS
13 20 (16.13%) SS7
14 18 (14.52%) SQL
15 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET
15 17 (13.71%) XML
15 17 (13.71%) CSS
15 17 (13.71%) jQuery
16 16 (12.90%) WCF
16 16 (12.90%) 3G

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.45%) IIS
3 7 (5.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.84%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.61%) CMS
5 2 (1.61%) Drupal
5 2 (1.61%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.61%) WordPress
5 2 (1.61%) nginx
5 2 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) MS Office
3 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.42%) AutoCAD
3 3 (2.42%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.13%) GSM
1 20 (16.13%) UMTS
1 20 (16.13%) SS7
2 16 (12.90%) 3G
3 15 (12.10%) Internet
3 15 (12.10%) LTE
4 12 (9.68%) 4G
4 12 (9.68%) Broadband
5 8 (6.45%) VoLTE
6 7 (5.65%) SMS
7 6 (4.84%) Firewall
8 5 (4.03%) Wireless
9 4 (3.23%) 2G
9 4 (3.23%) MGW
9 4 (3.23%) VLAN
9 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.42%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.42%) FTP
10 3 (2.42%) SONET
10 3 (2.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.03%) MySQL
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) QlikView
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (23.39%) Telecoms
2 24 (19.35%) Electronics
3 21 (16.94%) Marketing
4 6 (4.84%) Finance
5 4 (3.23%) Advertising
6 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.42%) Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.61%) Military
7 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
8 1 (0.81%) Local Government
8 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.81%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (20.16%) Developer
2 15 (12.10%) Support Engineer
3 10 (8.06%) Analyst
4 9 (7.26%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.45%) Design Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Tester
6 7 (5.65%) Junior
6 7 (5.65%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (5.65%) Junior Tester
6 7 (5.65%) Technical Leader
6 7 (5.65%) SharePoint Developer
6 7 (5.65%) Hardware Tester
7 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.03%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.74%) .NET
2 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET
2 17 (13.71%) CSS
2 17 (13.71%) XML
2 17 (13.71%) jQuery
3 16 (12.90%) WCF
4 11 (8.87%) SOAP
4 11 (8.87%) Web Services
5 10 (8.06%) REST
6 9 (7.26%) Classic ASP
6 9 (7.26%) Google Maps API
6 9 (7.26%) JSON
6 9 (7.26%) Ajax
7 7 (5.65%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.65%) HTML
7 7 (5.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.61%) COM
9 2 (1.61%) JSP
10 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) Smartphone
3 6 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.23%) Replication
4 4 (3.23%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.61%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.61%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) MPEG
6 1 (0.81%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.81%) CCTV
6 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.81%) CMDB
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.58%) Windows
2 24 (19.35%) UNIX
3 13 (10.48%) Linux
4 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.03%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.42%) CentOS
6 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.23%) Service Delivery
2 29 (23.39%) Change Management
3 20 (16.13%) Product Marketing
4 13 (10.48%) ITIL
5 12 (9.68%) MVC
6 11 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.06%) Scrum
8 9 (7.26%) Workflow
8 9 (7.26%) Migration
9 8 (6.45%) Project Management
9 8 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (5.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.65%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.03%) Release Management
11 5 (4.03%) Web Development
11 5 (4.03%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.03%) Web Application Development
11 5 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.03%) TDD
11 5 (4.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.74%) C#
2 18 (14.52%) SQL
3 5 (4.03%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.42%) Python
4 3 (2.42%) PHP
5 2 (1.61%) Java
5 2 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (47.58%) HNC
2 57 (45.97%) Degree
3 10 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.03%) CCNP
6 5 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.42%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.42%) CCNA
8 3 (2.42%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.61%) MCITP
9 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB
10 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.81%) AAT
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) ISO 9001
2 8 (6.45%) SLA
3 4 (3.23%) QA
4 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (25.81%) NDS
2 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.61%) XenApp
4 2 (1.61%) XenServer
4 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.61%) Plesk
2 2 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 24 (19.35%) TIBCO
4 9 (7.26%) Google
5 7 (5.65%) Nokia
6 6 (4.84%) Cisco
7 5 (4.03%) Primavera
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle
7 5 (4.03%) VMware
8 4 (3.23%) HP
9 3 (2.42%) Citrix
9 3 (2.42%) Juniper
10 2 (1.61%) NetApp
10 2 (1.61%) Unisys
10 2 (1.61%) SolidWorks
10 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.81%) Sage
11 1 (0.81%) Polycom
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bordon, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32661 - £46465 per annum + 25 days hols + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + final salary pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive Depending On Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 40000-55000 Per Annum Plus bonus and benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 25 days ago