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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 360 388 342
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -46
Permanent jobs citing HND 88 51 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 0.71% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 81
Average salary £31,750 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.80% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +3.07%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7532 7148 7946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.48% 32.62% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5773 5745 6821
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +21 32 £33,000 +30.69%
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £18,000 -50.68% 3
Hampshire -5 11 £40,000 +18.51% 6
East Sussex -24 8 £24,000 -26.15%
Kent - 8 £25,000 - 2
Surrey -18 6 £38,750 +1.97%
West Sussex -14 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £45,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,290 - 1
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 63 (49.22%) HNC
2 56 (43.75%) Degree
3 37 (28.91%) Service Delivery
4 34 (26.56%) NDS
5 32 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 31 (24.22%) Change Management
7 30 (23.44%) Microsoft
8 29 (22.66%) Telecoms
9 28 (21.88%) Windows
10 25 (19.53%) UNIX
10 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
10 25 (19.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 25 (19.53%) TIBCO
11 24 (18.75%) Electronics
12 23 (17.97%) Computer Science
13 22 (17.19%) Marketing
13 22 (17.19%) .NET
13 22 (17.19%) C#
14 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
14 21 (16.41%) GSM
14 21 (16.41%) UMTS
14 21 (16.41%) SS7
14 21 (16.41%) Product Marketing
15 19 (14.84%) SQL
16 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
16 17 (13.28%) CSS
16 17 (13.28%) XML
16 17 (13.28%) 3G
16 17 (13.28%) jQuery
17 16 (12.50%) WCF

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.47%) IIS
3 6 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) Drupal
4 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.78%) WordPress
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) MS Office
3 3 (2.34%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (1.56%) MS Project
4 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.56%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) GSM
1 21 (16.41%) UMTS
1 21 (16.41%) SS7
2 17 (13.28%) 3G
3 16 (12.50%) Internet
4 15 (11.72%) LTE
5 13 (10.16%) 4G
5 13 (10.16%) Broadband
6 9 (7.03%) VoLTE
7 7 (5.47%) SMS
8 6 (4.69%) Firewall
9 5 (3.91%) Wireless
10 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.13%) MGW
10 4 (3.13%) VLAN
10 4 (3.13%) 2G
11 3 (2.34%) VPLS
11 3 (2.34%) RSVP
11 3 (2.34%) SONET
11 3 (2.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (1.56%) QlikView
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (22.66%) Telecoms
2 24 (18.75%) Electronics
3 22 (17.19%) Marketing
4 6 (4.69%) Finance
5 4 (3.13%) Advertising
6 3 (2.34%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.34%) Banking
7 2 (1.56%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.56%) Military
8 1 (0.78%) Automotive
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Local Government
8 1 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (19.53%) Developer
2 15 (11.72%) Support Engineer
3 11 (8.59%) Analyst
4 10 (7.81%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 8 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 8 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (5.47%) Junior Tester
6 7 (5.47%) Tester
6 7 (5.47%) Junior
6 7 (5.47%) Hardware Tester
7 6 (4.69%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.13%) IT Support
9 4 (3.13%) Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.19%) .NET
2 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
2 17 (13.28%) CSS
2 17 (13.28%) XML
2 17 (13.28%) jQuery
3 16 (12.50%) WCF
4 12 (9.38%) SOAP
4 12 (9.38%) Web Services
5 11 (8.59%) REST
6 10 (7.81%) Google Maps API
6 10 (7.81%) Ajax
6 10 (7.81%) JSON
6 10 (7.81%) Classic ASP
7 6 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (4.69%) HTML
7 6 (4.69%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.56%) JSP
10 1 (0.78%) LAMP
10 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.16%) Smartphone
3 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 4 (3.13%) Replication
5 2 (1.56%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.56%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.78%) CCTV
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.78%) CMDB
6 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.78%) Firmware
6 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.88%) Windows
2 25 (19.53%) UNIX
3 12 (9.38%) Linux
4 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.91%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.34%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.56%) CentOS
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) Service Delivery
2 31 (24.22%) Change Management
3 21 (16.41%) Product Marketing
4 15 (11.72%) ITIL
5 14 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (8.59%) MVC
6 11 (8.59%) Scrum
7 8 (6.25%) Project Management
7 8 (6.25%) Migration
7 8 (6.25%) Workflow
8 7 (5.47%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.69%) Web Application Development
9 6 (4.69%) Service Management
9 6 (4.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.69%) TDD
10 5 (3.91%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.91%) Web Development
10 5 (3.91%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (3.91%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.19%) C#
2 19 (14.84%) SQL
3 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.56%) PHP
4 2 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) Perl
5 1 (0.78%) C++
5 1 (0.78%) C
5 1 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (49.22%) HNC
2 56 (43.75%) Degree
3 11 (8.59%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.91%) CCNP
7 3 (2.34%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.34%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.34%) CCNA
8 2 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.56%) MCITP
8 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.78%) CIPD
9 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) ECDL
9 1 (0.78%) ISEB
9 1 (0.78%) MCT
9 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) ISO 9001
2 7 (5.47%) SLA
3 4 (3.13%) QA
4 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (26.56%) NDS
2 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) XenApp
4 2 (1.56%) XenServer
4 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.78%) Postfix
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 30 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 25 (19.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 25 (19.53%) TIBCO
4 10 (7.81%) Google
5 7 (5.47%) Nokia
6 6 (4.69%) Cisco
7 5 (3.91%) Primavera
7 5 (3.91%) HP
7 5 (3.91%) Oracle
8 4 (3.13%) VMware
9 3 (2.34%) SolidWorks
9 3 (2.34%) Citrix
9 3 (2.34%) Juniper
10 2 (1.56%) EMC
10 2 (1.56%) Unisys
10 2 (1.56%) NetApp
11 1 (0.78%) Cadence
11 1 (0.78%) Polycom
11 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
Crawley, West Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Farnborough College of Technology
Salary: per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, life as, health
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32661 - £46465 per annum + 25 days hols + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £25,759 to £29,836 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + final salary pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago