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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 388 355 396
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +41
Permanent jobs citing HND 55 89 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 1.17% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 41
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -9.62%
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
6524 7618 7203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.46% 33.64% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5108 5857 5797
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 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 31 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 +10 19 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex +13 9 £70,000 +115.38%
Berkshire -22 8 £28,250 -5.83% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £43,500 +141.66% 1
Oxfordshire +15 5 £42,500 +5.48%
Surrey +15 5 £41,500 +7.09% 2
East Sussex +21 1 £52,613 +119.21%
Kent +2 1 £15,000 -40.00%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 62 (55.36%) Degree
2 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
3 35 (31.25%) C#
3 35 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 34 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (27.68%) Windows
6 29 (25.89%) .NET
7 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
8 25 (22.32%) MS Excel
9 24 (21.43%) HTML
9 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 22 (19.64%) CSS
10 22 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (17.86%) ITIL
11 20 (17.86%) HNC
12 19 (16.96%) SLA
12 19 (16.96%) HTML5
13 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (16.07%) SQL
13 18 (16.07%) MVC
14 17 (15.18%) Linux
14 17 (15.18%) CSS3
14 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (14.29%) jQuery
15 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (13.39%) Finance
16 15 (13.39%) LINQ
16 15 (13.39%) SC Cleared

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (8.93%) CMS
1 10 (8.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (8.04%) MS Visio
3 9 (8.04%) SOLIDWORKS
4 8 (7.14%) AutoCAD
5 7 (6.25%) MS Project
6 5 (4.46%) Solid Edge
7 4 (3.57%) MS Office
8 1 (0.89%) Windchill
8 1 (0.89%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Primavera
2 3 (2.68%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.89%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.36%) GSM
2 6 (5.36%) Wireless
2 6 (5.36%) Firewall
3 5 (4.46%) LAN
3 5 (4.46%) WAN
4 4 (3.57%) UMTS
4 4 (3.57%) Internet
4 4 (3.57%) SS7
5 3 (2.68%) FTP
5 3 (2.68%) DNS
6 2 (1.79%) SAN
6 2 (1.79%) VoIP
6 2 (1.79%) ISDN
6 2 (1.79%) X.25
6 2 (1.79%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.79%) Network Security
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.79%) NAS
7 1 (0.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.57%) OLAP
5 4 (3.57%) MS Access
5 4 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.68%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.89%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.68%) Moq
7 2 (1.79%) Subversion
8 1 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.93%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.25%) Marketing
4 7 (6.25%) Automotive
5 5 (4.46%) Electronics
6 4 (3.57%) Retail
7 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.89%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 31 (27.68%) Developer
2 18 (16.07%) Web Developer
3 13 (11.61%) Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Design Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Architect
6 9 (8.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.36%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.36%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.36%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (4.46%) IT Operations Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Mechanical Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.89%) .NET
2 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 24 (21.43%) HTML
3 22 (19.64%) CSS
4 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (16.96%) HTML5
6 17 (15.18%) CSS3
7 16 (14.29%) jQuery
8 15 (13.39%) LINQ
9 13 (11.61%) Ajax
10 9 (8.04%) Apache Flex
10 9 (8.04%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (7.14%) XML
12 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.46%) Entity Framework
13 4 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (3.57%) D3.js
13 4 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.68%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.68%) Kindle
4 3 (2.68%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.68%) Statistics
4 3 (2.68%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.68%) Physics
5 2 (1.79%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.89%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.68%) Windows
2 17 (15.18%) Linux
3 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.57%) UNIX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.79%) Fedora
8 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.89%) Debian
8 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 20 (17.86%) ITIL
3 18 (16.07%) MVC
4 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.61%) Change Management
6 10 (8.93%) Data Management
7 9 (8.04%) SDLC
7 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.14%) Project Management
9 7 (6.25%) ETL
9 7 (6.25%) ERP
9 7 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
9 7 (6.25%) Software Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.36%) CAD
11 5 (4.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.25%) C#
2 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.07%) SQL
4 13 (11.61%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.46%) VB
6 5 (4.46%) C
7 4 (3.57%) Java
8 3 (2.68%) C++
9 2 (1.79%) Delphi
9 2 (1.79%) Python
9 2 (1.79%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.79%) IronPython
9 2 (1.79%) X++
10 1 (0.89%) VB6
10 1 (0.89%) VBA
10 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (55.36%) Degree
2 34 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (17.86%) HNC
4 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (13.39%) SC Cleared
5 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
6 12 (10.71%) CCNA
7 11 (9.82%) MCAD
8 10 (8.93%) MCP
9 8 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (6.25%) MCITP
11 6 (5.36%) MCPD
11 6 (5.36%) AAT
11 6 (5.36%) ISEB
11 6 (5.36%) CCNP
12 5 (4.46%) MCSE
12 5 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (3.57%) NVQ Level 4
13 4 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (2.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.96%) SLA
2 9 (8.04%) QA
3 4 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.89%) ARP4761
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.04%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.57%) NDS
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.79%) vSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.79%) UAG
6 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.89%) KVM
7 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) Opsview
2 1 (0.89%) cPanel
2 1 (0.89%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.50%) VMware
3 10 (8.93%) Sitecore
3 10 (8.93%) HP
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle
5 7 (6.25%) TOWER Software
5 7 (6.25%) Cisco
6 5 (4.46%) Autodesk
7 4 (3.57%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (2.68%) Infobright
8 3 (2.68%) SAP
8 3 (2.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (2.68%) NetApp
9 2 (1.79%) Progress
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix
9 2 (1.79%) Avaya
9 2 (1.79%) Sony
9 2 (1.79%) Perforce
9 2 (1.79%) Wind River
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Hungerford
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 27 days ago