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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 391 425 365
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -60
Permanent jobs citing HND 55 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.51% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 43
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
6620 7839 7463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.17% 33.15% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4940 6233 5956
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Surrey +17 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Berkshire +1 12 £30,000 - 2
Hampshire +5 10 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 8 £43,750 +6.06%
Middlesex - 6 £34,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 3 £55,000 +69.23%
West Sussex -4 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 £52,613 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 79 (52.32%) Degree
2 57 (37.75%) HNC
3 41 (27.15%) Microsoft
4 33 (21.85%) SQL Server
5 29 (19.21%) ITIL
6 28 (18.54%) C#
6 28 (18.54%) Telecoms
7 27 (17.88%) Change Management
7 27 (17.88%) Windows
8 26 (17.22%) .NET
9 25 (16.56%) SQL
10 24 (15.89%) UNIX
10 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (14.57%) Service Delivery
11 22 (14.57%) Marketing
11 22 (14.57%) Product Marketing
12 20 (13.25%) ASP.NET
12 20 (13.25%) CSS
13 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
13 19 (12.58%) SLA
13 19 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (11.92%) Computer Science
14 18 (11.92%) Security Cleared
14 18 (11.92%) Finance
15 17 (11.26%) NDS
15 17 (11.26%) TIBCO
15 17 (11.26%) SS7
15 17 (11.26%) GSM
15 17 (11.26%) UMTS
15 17 (11.26%) XML

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (1.99%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.93%) AutoCAD
3 9 (5.96%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.64%) MS Project
5 6 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (3.31%) Solid Edge
6 5 (3.31%) MS Office
6 5 (3.31%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (1.99%) Windchill
8 1 (0.66%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.66%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.66%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Primavera
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.32%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.32%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) Office 365
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.26%) SS7
1 17 (11.26%) GSM
1 17 (11.26%) UMTS
2 8 (5.30%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.97%) 3G
3 6 (3.97%) 4G
4 5 (3.31%) Internet
4 5 (3.31%) VPN
4 5 (3.31%) DNS
4 5 (3.31%) LAN
4 5 (3.31%) WAN
4 5 (3.31%) Broadband
5 4 (2.65%) Wireless
5 4 (2.65%) SMS
5 4 (2.65%) SAN
5 4 (2.65%) PABX
5 4 (2.65%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (2.65%) NAS
6 2 (1.32%) Firewall
6 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.65%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.65%) OLAP
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.65%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.99%) MS Access
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (2.65%) SpecFlow
3 4 (2.65%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.66%) WatiN
4 1 (0.66%) Selenium
4 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 28 (18.54%) Telecoms
2 22 (14.57%) Marketing
3 18 (11.92%) Finance
4 10 (6.62%) Electronics
5 7 (4.64%) Automotive
6 5 (3.31%) Back Office
7 4 (2.65%) Military
8 3 (1.99%) Retail
9 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (17.22%) Analyst
2 25 (16.56%) Developer
3 22 (14.57%) Design Engineer
4 15 (9.93%) Web Developer
5 11 (7.28%) Applications Developer
6 10 (6.62%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (6.62%) Web Applications Developer
7 9 (5.96%) Architect
7 9 (5.96%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.97%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) QA Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 5 (3.31%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.22%) .NET
2 20 (13.25%) ASP.NET
2 20 (13.25%) CSS
3 17 (11.26%) XML
4 13 (8.61%) HTML
5 12 (7.95%) JSON
6 11 (7.28%) jQuery
7 10 (6.62%) Ajax
7 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (5.96%) HTML5
9 7 (4.64%) Google Maps API
9 7 (4.64%) WCF
9 7 (4.64%) CSS3
9 7 (4.64%) REST
9 7 (4.64%) Classic ASP
9 7 (4.64%) SOAP
9 7 (4.64%) Web Services
10 5 (3.31%) WinForms
11 4 (2.65%) D3.js
11 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.62%) BBC
2 10 (6.62%) iDTV
3 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.31%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (3.31%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.99%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.99%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.99%) Kindle
6 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.66%) SCADA
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.88%) Windows
2 24 (15.89%) UNIX
3 14 (9.27%) Linux
4 7 (4.64%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.65%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.21%) ITIL
2 27 (17.88%) Change Management
3 22 (14.57%) Service Delivery
3 22 (14.57%) Product Marketing
4 19 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.28%) TDD
6 11 (7.28%) Scrum
6 11 (7.28%) Service Management
7 10 (6.62%) Project Management
7 10 (6.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (5.96%) Capacity Management
8 9 (5.96%) Cyber Security
8 9 (5.96%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (5.96%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (5.96%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.96%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.30%) Data Management
9 8 (5.30%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.54%) C#
2 25 (16.56%) SQL
3 16 (10.60%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.28%) VB.NET
5 7 (4.64%) C
6 6 (3.97%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.31%) VB
7 5 (3.31%) Java
8 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.99%) IronPython
9 3 (1.99%) Python
9 3 (1.99%) Fortran
10 2 (1.32%) UniBasic
11 1 (0.66%) Perl
11 1 (0.66%) PHP
11 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 79 (52.32%) Degree
2 57 (37.75%) HNC
3 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (11.92%) Security Cleared
5 14 (9.27%) PhD
6 12 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (7.95%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.96%) AAT
7 9 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.96%) MCSE
8 7 (4.64%) CCNA
8 7 (4.64%) MCP
8 7 (4.64%) MCITP
9 6 (3.97%) MCPD
9 6 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.31%) NVQ Level 4
11 4 (2.65%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.65%) MCAD
11 4 (2.65%) ISEB
12 3 (1.99%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.58%) SLA
2 12 (7.95%) ISO 9001
3 11 (7.28%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.26%) NDS
2 7 (4.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.32%) UAG
4 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 41 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.26%) TIBCO
2 17 (11.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 11 (7.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 10 (6.62%) Google
4 10 (6.62%) HP
5 8 (5.30%) Oracle
6 6 (3.97%) TOWER Software
6 6 (3.97%) VMware
7 4 (2.65%) Sony
7 4 (2.65%) Progress
7 4 (2.65%) Citrix
8 3 (1.99%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.99%) Infobright
8 3 (1.99%) Siemens
8 3 (1.99%) PTC
9 2 (1.32%) Redback
9 2 (1.32%) Sage
9 2 (1.32%) NetApp
9 2 (1.32%) Cisco
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