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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 405 369 397
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +28
Permanent jobs citing HND 43 95 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.46% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 1.40% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 33
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
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
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
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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
Surrey +15 19 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £52,500 +176.31% 1
Hampshire +8 7 £23,500 -47.77% 2
Kent +1 5 £40,000 -11.11%
West Sussex -11 2 £32,750 -18.12% 1
Middlesex +14 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Berkshire -39 1 £45,000 +33.33%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (67.82%) Degree
2 36 (41.38%) Windows
3 32 (36.78%) HNC
4 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
5 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
6 20 (22.99%) CCNA
6 20 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (22.99%) Linux
6 20 (22.99%) SQL
7 19 (21.84%) Windows Server
8 18 (20.69%) Java
9 16 (18.39%) C#
10 15 (17.24%) CSS
10 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 14 (16.09%) Eclipse
11 14 (16.09%) ITIL
11 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (16.09%) Mathematics
12 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
12 13 (14.94%) .NET
12 13 (14.94%) Firewall
12 13 (14.94%) Electronics
13 12 (13.79%) Web Design
13 12 (13.79%) VMware
13 12 (13.79%) HTML
13 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
14 11 (12.64%) MCSE
15 10 (11.49%) WAN
15 10 (11.49%) LAN

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (5.75%) CMS
2 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Moodle
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) AutoCAD
2 4 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 2 (2.30%) Solid Edge
4 1 (1.15%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) SaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.94%) Firewall
3 10 (11.49%) LAN
3 10 (11.49%) WAN
4 8 (9.20%) DNS
5 6 (6.90%) GSM
5 6 (6.90%) VSAT
6 5 (5.75%) 3G
6 5 (5.75%) 4G
6 5 (5.75%) VoIP
7 4 (4.60%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.60%) SNMP
8 3 (3.45%) BGP
8 3 (3.45%) EIGRP
8 3 (3.45%) VLAN
8 3 (3.45%) VPN
8 3 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.30%) DHCP
9 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) MySQL
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) TestNG
General
1 13 (14.94%) Electronics
2 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.60%) Billing
4 4 (4.60%) Finance
5 2 (2.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Graduate
3 14 (16.09%) Junior
4 13 (14.94%) Graduate Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Junior Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Graduate Software Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Junior Software Developer
7 8 (9.20%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Product Manager
9 6 (6.90%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.60%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) CSS
2 13 (14.94%) .NET
3 12 (13.79%) HTML
4 6 (6.90%) Ajax
4 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.90%) CSS3
4 6 (6.90%) HTML5
4 6 (6.90%) jQuery
5 5 (5.75%) XML
6 4 (4.60%) Classic ASP
6 4 (4.60%) Google Maps API
6 4 (4.60%) JSON
6 4 (4.60%) REST
6 4 (4.60%) SOAP
6 4 (4.60%) WCF
6 4 (4.60%) Web Services
7 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.45%) 802.1X
7 3 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.09%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.90%) User Experience
5 5 (5.75%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.30%) Statistics
8 2 (2.30%) W3C
9 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.15%) CCTV
9 1 (1.15%) CPLD
9 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.15%) Verilog
9 1 (1.15%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.38%) Windows
2 20 (22.99%) Linux
3 19 (21.84%) Windows Server
4 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.60%) Unix
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Debian
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.15%) CentOS
8 1 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.15%) Solaris
8 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Web Design
3 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
4 8 (9.20%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (8.05%) Project Management
5 7 (8.05%) Software Testing
6 6 (6.90%) MVC
6 6 (6.90%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.75%) Migration
7 5 (5.75%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.60%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (4.60%) Network Management
8 4 (4.60%) People Management
8 4 (4.60%) Presales
8 4 (4.60%) Scrum
8 4 (4.60%) SDLC
8 4 (4.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) SQL
2 18 (20.69%) Java
3 16 (18.39%) C#
4 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.90%) C
6 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.60%) Perl
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.60%) VBScript
8 3 (3.45%) Go
8 3 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (2.30%) C++
9 2 (2.30%) Python
9 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (67.82%) Degree
2 32 (36.78%) HNC
3 20 (22.99%) CCNA
3 20 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (12.64%) MCSE
5 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
6 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
7 7 (8.05%) ISEB
7 7 (8.05%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.30%) MCAD
8 2 (2.30%) MCP
8 2 (2.30%) NVQ Level 4
8 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.15%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (1.15%) PhD
9 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) QA
3 4 (4.60%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.45%) ISO 14001
4 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.15%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 2 (2.30%) XenServer
5 1 (1.15%) Firmware
5 1 (1.15%) iptables
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.15%) Xen
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) SCOM
2 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) cPanel
3 1 (1.15%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.15%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.15%) vRealize
3 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.79%) VMware
3 9 (10.34%) Cisco
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle
5 5 (5.75%) Juniper
6 4 (4.60%) Dell
6 4 (4.60%) Google
6 4 (4.60%) HP
6 4 (4.60%) Nintex
7 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.30%) Adobe
8 2 (2.30%) Citrix
8 2 (2.30%) EMC
8 2 (2.30%) IBM
8 2 (2.30%) NetApp
8 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.30%) Veeam
Woking, Surrey
Auriol Resource
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £31,527 to £35,772 (with a potential to earn £37,832)
Posted: 18 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: From £27,355 to £38,163 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: From £21,733 to £29,248 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago