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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 343 371 336
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs citing HND 98 57 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 0.86% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,750 £21,940
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +3.17%
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
7222 6666 7829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.10% 31.48% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5506 5390 6673
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,976 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Hampshire +7 34 £42,000 +12.00% 16
Berkshire -8 27 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Buckinghamshire +28 19 £18,000 -44.61% 2
Surrey -12 6 £45,000 +97.80% 1
West Sussex -7 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Kent - 3 £25,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire +4 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £34,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £24,000 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 85 (52.80%) HNC
2 62 (38.51%) Degree
3 49 (30.43%) Service Delivery
4 46 (28.57%) Windows
5 44 (27.33%) NDS
6 40 (24.84%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 39 (24.22%) Change Management
8 36 (22.36%) Telecoms
9 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
10 31 (19.25%) Computer Science
11 29 (18.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 29 (18.01%) TIBCO
11 29 (18.01%) UNIX
11 29 (18.01%) ITIL
12 25 (15.53%) UMTS
12 25 (15.53%) GSM
12 25 (15.53%) SS7
12 25 (15.53%) Marketing
12 25 (15.53%) Electronics
12 25 (15.53%) Product Marketing
13 23 (14.29%) 3G
13 23 (14.29%) Internet
14 22 (13.66%) SQL Server
15 21 (13.04%) SQL
15 21 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (12.42%) .NET
17 19 (11.80%) Web Services
17 19 (11.80%) Broadband
17 19 (11.80%) ISO 9001
17 19 (11.80%) Smartphone

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (3.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.24%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.97%) MS Office
3 4 (2.48%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.24%) MS Project
4 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.62%) InDesign
5 1 (0.62%) SPSS
5 1 (0.62%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.62%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.24%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.62%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.53%) GSM
1 25 (15.53%) UMTS
1 25 (15.53%) SS7
2 23 (14.29%) 3G
2 23 (14.29%) Internet
3 19 (11.80%) Broadband
3 19 (11.80%) LTE
3 19 (11.80%) 4G
4 15 (9.32%) VoLTE
5 11 (6.83%) SMS
6 9 (5.59%) Firewall
7 8 (4.97%) Wireless
8 7 (4.35%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.11%) DNS
10 4 (2.48%) 2G
10 4 (2.48%) MGW
11 3 (1.86%) Extranet
11 3 (1.86%) FTP
11 3 (1.86%) WAN
11 3 (1.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.86%) MySQL
2 3 (1.86%) QlikView
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 36 (22.36%) Telecoms
2 25 (15.53%) Marketing
2 25 (15.53%) Electronics
3 7 (4.35%) Finance
4 5 (3.11%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.48%) Legal
5 4 (2.48%) Advertising
6 3 (1.86%) Publishing
6 3 (1.86%) Banking
6 3 (1.86%) Retail
7 2 (1.24%) Local Government
7 2 (1.24%) Military
7 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (13.66%) Developer
1 22 (13.66%) Support Engineer
2 16 (9.94%) Analyst
2 16 (9.94%) Web Developer
3 15 (9.32%) Applications Developer
4 14 (8.70%) Design Engineer
4 14 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 13 (8.07%) Web Applications Developer
6 9 (5.59%) Hardware Engineer
7 7 (4.35%) Junior Tester
7 7 (4.35%) Junior
7 7 (4.35%) Tester
7 7 (4.35%) Hardware Tester
8 5 (3.11%) IT Support
8 5 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.11%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (2.48%) Mechanical Design Engineer
9 4 (2.48%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.48%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (2.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.42%) .NET
2 19 (11.80%) Web Services
3 18 (11.18%) XML
3 18 (11.18%) SOAP
4 17 (10.56%) CSS
4 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET
4 17 (10.56%) jQuery
4 17 (10.56%) REST
5 16 (9.94%) WCF
5 16 (9.94%) Google Maps API
5 16 (9.94%) JSON
5 16 (9.94%) Ajax
5 16 (9.94%) Classic ASP
6 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.86%) Application Packaging
8 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.24%) LAMP
9 1 (0.62%) Java EE
9 1 (0.62%) JSP
9 1 (0.62%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.25%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (11.80%) Smartphone
4 9 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.97%) BBC
5 8 (4.97%) iDTV
6 4 (2.48%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.24%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.24%) User Experience
8 2 (1.24%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.24%) CMDB
8 2 (1.24%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.62%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.57%) Windows
2 29 (18.01%) UNIX
3 17 (10.56%) Linux
4 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.73%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.24%) CentOS
9 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.62%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.43%) Service Delivery
2 39 (24.22%) Change Management
3 29 (18.01%) ITIL
4 25 (15.53%) Product Marketing
5 17 (10.56%) Scrum
5 17 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (8.07%) Web Application Development
7 13 (8.07%) TDD
7 13 (8.07%) Service Management
8 12 (7.45%) Project Management
9 11 (6.83%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.97%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (4.97%) Capacity Management
10 8 (4.97%) Business Continuity Planning
11 7 (4.35%) System Testing
12 5 (3.11%) Test Scripting
12 5 (3.11%) Migration
12 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.04%) SQL
2 17 (10.56%) C#
3 8 (4.97%) C
4 3 (1.86%) Java
5 2 (1.24%) C++
5 2 (1.24%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.24%) Fortran
6 1 (0.62%) UniBasic
6 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.62%) PHP
6 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (52.80%) HNC
2 62 (38.51%) Degree
3 16 (9.94%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.83%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.97%) PhD
5 8 (4.97%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.48%) CCNP
8 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.86%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.24%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.24%) MCITP
10 2 (1.24%) MCSD
10 2 (1.24%) MCSA
10 2 (1.24%) CCNA
11 1 (0.62%) ISEB
11 1 (0.62%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.80%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.97%) SLA
3 5 (3.11%) QA
4 3 (1.86%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (27.33%) NDS
2 12 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.35%) XenApp
4 5 (3.11%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.11%) vSphere
4 5 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.24%) XenServer
8 1 (0.62%) Postfix
8 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) SCCM
2 3 (1.86%) WSUS
3 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 40 (24.84%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
3 29 (18.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 29 (18.01%) TIBCO
4 16 (9.94%) Google
5 12 (7.45%) HP
6 11 (6.83%) Nokia
7 10 (6.21%) Cisco
8 9 (5.59%) VMware
9 8 (4.97%) Citrix
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle
10 5 (3.11%) Primavera
10 5 (3.11%) SolidWorks
11 4 (2.48%) Apple
11 4 (2.48%) Novell
12 3 (1.86%) AppSense
13 2 (1.24%) Lotus
13 2 (1.24%) Juniper
13 2 (1.24%) NetApp
13 2 (1.24%) Cognos
Aldershot
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, life, health
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000, 3% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 20 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 21 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Gosport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago