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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 355 369 327
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Permanent jobs citing HND 90 55 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 0.82% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 88
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £67,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
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
7309 6674 7873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.26% 31.76% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5563 5375 6746
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 16 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 16 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 +14 30 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Berkshire 0 23 £33,000 +23.36% 4
Buckinghamshire +18 21 £18,000 -43.75% 2
Kent - 5 £25,000 -
West Sussex -13 4 £32,500 -16.66%
Surrey -18 3 £35,000 +25.00% 3
East Sussex - 2 £24,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £34,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Isle of Wight - 1 £41,500 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 75 (52.45%) HNC
2 60 (41.96%) Degree
3 40 (27.97%) Service Delivery
4 39 (27.27%) NDS
5 38 (26.57%) Windows
5 38 (26.57%) Change Management
6 35 (24.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 30 (20.98%) Computer Science
8 29 (20.28%) Telecoms
8 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
9 28 (19.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 28 (19.58%) TIBCO
9 28 (19.58%) UNIX
10 24 (16.78%) GSM
10 24 (16.78%) UMTS
10 24 (16.78%) SS7
10 24 (16.78%) Electronics
10 24 (16.78%) Marketing
10 24 (16.78%) Product Marketing
10 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (16.08%) ITIL
12 22 (15.38%) SQL
12 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 20 (13.99%) .NET
14 19 (13.29%) 3G
15 18 (12.59%) C#
15 18 (12.59%) Web Services
16 17 (11.89%) XML
16 17 (11.89%) SOAP
16 17 (11.89%) ISO 9001

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (4.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.10%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.90%) MS Office
3 4 (2.80%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.40%) MS Project
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.70%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.70%) InDesign
5 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.70%) SPSS
5 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.70%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.78%) GSM
1 24 (16.78%) UMTS
1 24 (16.78%) SS7
2 19 (13.29%) 3G
3 16 (11.19%) Internet
4 15 (10.49%) 4G
4 15 (10.49%) LTE
4 15 (10.49%) Broadband
5 11 (7.69%) VoLTE
6 10 (6.99%) SMS
7 6 (4.20%) Firewall
8 5 (3.50%) Wireless
9 4 (2.80%) 2G
9 4 (2.80%) MGW
10 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.10%) Extranet
11 2 (1.40%) DNS
11 2 (1.40%) DHCP
11 2 (1.40%) VoIP
12 1 (0.70%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) QlikView
2 3 (2.10%) MySQL
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (20.28%) Telecoms
2 24 (16.78%) Electronics
2 24 (16.78%) Marketing
3 7 (4.90%) Finance
4 4 (2.80%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.80%) Advertising
5 3 (2.10%) Publishing
5 3 (2.10%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.40%) Local Government
6 2 (1.40%) Military
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (15.38%) Developer
2 20 (13.99%) Support Engineer
3 16 (11.19%) Analyst
4 15 (10.49%) Web Developer
5 13 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 12 (8.39%) Web Applications Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Technical Leader
7 10 (6.99%) Design Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Hardware Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Hardware Tester
9 7 (4.90%) Junior Tester
9 7 (4.90%) Junior
9 7 (4.90%) Tester
10 5 (3.50%) IT Support
10 5 (3.50%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.80%) Network Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.99%) .NET
2 18 (12.59%) Web Services
3 17 (11.89%) XML
3 17 (11.89%) SOAP
4 16 (11.19%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.19%) CSS
4 16 (11.19%) jQuery
4 16 (11.19%) REST
5 15 (10.49%) Ajax
5 15 (10.49%) Google Maps API
5 15 (10.49%) WCF
5 15 (10.49%) JSON
5 15 (10.49%) Classic ASP
6 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.70%) LAMP
7 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.70%) Java EE
7 1 (0.70%) J2EE
7 1 (0.70%) JSP
7 1 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) Computer Science
2 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.49%) Smartphone
4 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.80%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.10%) BBC
6 3 (2.10%) iDTV
7 2 (1.40%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.40%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.40%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.40%) Replication
7 2 (1.40%) User Experience
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.70%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.70%) CMDB
8 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.57%) Windows
2 28 (19.58%) UNIX
3 17 (11.89%) Linux
4 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.80%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.10%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.70%) CentOS
9 1 (0.70%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.97%) Service Delivery
2 38 (26.57%) Change Management
3 24 (16.78%) Product Marketing
4 23 (16.08%) ITIL
5 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (11.19%) Scrum
5 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (9.09%) Service Management
7 12 (8.39%) TDD
7 12 (8.39%) Project Management
7 12 (8.39%) Web Application Development
8 10 (6.99%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.59%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (5.59%) Business Continuity Planning
9 8 (5.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (5.59%) Capacity Management
10 7 (4.90%) System Testing
11 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (2.80%) CAD
12 4 (2.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.38%) SQL
2 18 (12.59%) C#
3 7 (4.90%) C
4 4 (2.80%) Java
5 2 (1.40%) C++
5 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.70%) UniBasic
6 1 (0.70%) Fortran
6 1 (0.70%) VB
6 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (52.45%) HNC
2 60 (41.96%) Degree
3 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.10%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.10%) PhD
7 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.10%) CCNP
8 2 (1.40%) MCITP
8 2 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.70%) AAT
9 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.70%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.70%) CIPD
9 1 (0.70%) MCSA
9 1 (0.70%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.89%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.59%) SLA
3 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.40%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 39 (27.27%) NDS
2 8 (5.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.40%) XenApp
3 2 (1.40%) XenServer
3 2 (1.40%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 35 (24.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
3 28 (19.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 28 (19.58%) TIBCO
4 15 (10.49%) Google
5 9 (6.29%) HP
6 7 (4.90%) Nokia
7 5 (3.50%) Oracle
7 5 (3.50%) Primavera
8 4 (2.80%) Novell
8 4 (2.80%) Apple
8 4 (2.80%) Cisco
8 4 (2.80%) VMware
8 4 (2.80%) SolidWorks
9 3 (2.10%) Citrix
10 2 (1.40%) NetApp
10 2 (1.40%) EMC
10 2 (1.40%) Unisys
11 1 (0.70%) Polycom
11 1 (0.70%) Cadence
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum 3% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c. 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, life ass, health
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gosport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
BSI Group
Salary: Around 40k, with a company car and great benefits
Posted: 12 days ago