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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 387 399 386
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing HND 59 70 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 0.90% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 45
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,900 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,523 £44,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -
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
6599 7735 7422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.41% 33.86% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5094 6070 6009
Average salary £43,500 £42,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.75% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Hampshire +15 19 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Berkshire -19 10 £24,500 -14.78% 1
West Sussex +10 9 £65,000 -
Surrey +12 7 £44,500 +27.14%
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £34,750 -15.75%
Oxfordshire +11 4 £42,500 +5.48%
Middlesex - 2 £34,000 -
East Sussex +12 1 £52,613 +119.21%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 61 (52.59%) Degree
2 42 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
4 36 (31.03%) C#
5 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (25.00%) .NET
7 27 (23.28%) JavaScript
7 27 (23.28%) HNC
8 25 (21.55%) Windows
9 24 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET
9 24 (20.69%) HTML
10 23 (19.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (18.97%) CSS
12 21 (18.10%) SQL
12 21 (18.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (16.38%) HTML5
14 19 (16.38%) ITIL
14 19 (16.38%) SLA
15 18 (15.52%) MVC
15 18 (15.52%) Finance
16 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (14.66%) CSS3
17 16 (13.79%) jQuery
17 16 (13.79%) Change Management
17 16 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (12.93%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (12.93%) Linux
18 15 (12.93%) LINQ

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 10 (8.62%) CMS
1 10 (8.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (7.76%) MS Project
3 9 (7.76%) AutoCAD
3 9 (7.76%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (4.31%) Solid Edge
5 4 (3.45%) MS Office
6 1 (0.86%) Windchill
6 1 (0.86%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.86%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Primavera
2 3 (2.59%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.86%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) GSM
2 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.03%) UMTS
3 7 (6.03%) SS7
4 6 (5.17%) WAN
4 6 (5.17%) LAN
5 5 (4.31%) Wireless
6 4 (3.45%) SAN
6 4 (3.45%) NAS
7 3 (2.59%) Firewall
8 2 (1.72%) X.25
8 2 (1.72%) Frame Relay
8 2 (1.72%) Network Security
8 2 (1.72%) VoIP
8 2 (1.72%) ISDN
9 1 (0.86%) FTP
9 1 (0.86%) DNS
9 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.86%) Internet
9 1 (0.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (9.48%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.45%) OLAP
5 4 (3.45%) MS Access
5 4 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (2.59%) MySQL
6 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.86%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.45%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.59%) Moq
7 2 (1.72%) Subversion
8 1 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (15.52%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.62%) Marketing
4 9 (7.76%) Manufacturing
5 7 (6.03%) Electronics
5 7 (6.03%) Automotive
6 5 (4.31%) Retail
7 2 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.86%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 31 (26.72%) Developer
2 18 (15.52%) Web Developer
3 13 (11.21%) Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) Architect
6 10 (8.62%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.17%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (5.17%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) QA Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.00%) .NET
2 24 (20.69%) ASP.NET
2 24 (20.69%) HTML
3 22 (18.97%) CSS
4 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (16.38%) HTML5
6 17 (14.66%) CSS3
7 16 (13.79%) jQuery
8 15 (12.93%) LINQ
9 13 (11.21%) Ajax
10 9 (7.76%) Apache Flex
10 9 (7.76%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (6.90%) XML
12 5 (4.31%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.31%) Entity Framework
13 4 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (3.45%) D3.js
13 4 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.59%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.59%) Kindle
4 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.59%) Physics
5 2 (1.72%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.86%) Photography
6 1 (0.86%) SCADA
6 1 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.86%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Windows
2 15 (12.93%) Linux
3 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.03%) UNIX
5 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.72%) Fedora
8 2 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (16.38%) ITIL
3 18 (15.52%) MVC
4 16 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.79%) Change Management
5 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.76%) Data Management
6 9 (7.76%) Software Engineering
6 9 (7.76%) SDLC
7 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (6.90%) Project Management
8 7 (6.03%) Service Management
8 7 (6.03%) ETL
8 7 (6.03%) ERP
8 7 (6.03%) Software Testing
8 7 (6.03%) Product Marketing
9 6 (5.17%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (5.17%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.03%) C#
2 27 (23.28%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.10%) SQL
4 13 (11.21%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.31%) VB
6 5 (4.31%) C
6 5 (4.31%) Java
7 3 (2.59%) Python
7 3 (2.59%) IronPython
8 2 (1.72%) X++
8 2 (1.72%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (0.86%) Delphi
9 1 (0.86%) Perl
9 1 (0.86%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.86%) VB6
9 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (52.59%) Degree
2 32 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (23.28%) HNC
4 15 (12.93%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
5 13 (11.21%) Security Cleared
6 11 (9.48%) MCAD
7 10 (8.62%) CCNA
8 9 (7.76%) MCP
9 8 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (6.90%) AAT
10 6 (5.17%) MCITP
10 6 (5.17%) MCPD
10 6 (5.17%) MCSE
11 5 (4.31%) ISEB
11 5 (4.31%) CCNP
11 5 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (3.45%) PhD
12 4 (3.45%) NVQ Level 4
12 4 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.38%) SLA
2 10 (8.62%) QA
3 4 (3.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.86%) ARP4761
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) NDS
2 7 (6.03%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.72%) UAG
6 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 42 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.48%) VMware
3 10 (8.62%) Sitecore
3 10 (8.62%) HP
3 10 (8.62%) Oracle
4 7 (6.03%) TIBCO
4 7 (6.03%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (6.03%) TOWER Software
5 6 (5.17%) Cisco
6 5 (4.31%) Autodesk
7 4 (3.45%) Sony
7 4 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (3.45%) Progress
8 3 (2.59%) SAP
8 3 (2.59%) NetApp
8 3 (2.59%) Infobright
8 3 (2.59%) Google
9 2 (1.72%) Perforce
9 2 (1.72%) Wind River
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix
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