The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 232 197 166
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -31
Permanent jobs citing HND 8 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.53% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 1.86% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 49
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £44,900 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1975 1509 1986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 28.66% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1236 1655
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HND across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HND
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HND across the South West region.

HND Salary Trend in the South West

HND
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

HND Salary Histogram in the South West

HND
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Bristol -17 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Wiltshire -1 1 £22,000 -31.25%
Gloucestershire -9 1 - - 1
Dorset -29 1 £35,000 - 1
Devon - 1 £29,000 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 30 (88.24%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) HNC
3 13 (38.24%) C
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
5 9 (26.47%) Java
6 8 (23.53%) C++
6 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
7 7 (20.59%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) SQL
8 5 (14.71%) Windows
8 5 (14.71%) Network Security
8 5 (14.71%) Firewall
9 4 (11.76%) IPsec
9 4 (11.76%) Electronics
9 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
9 4 (11.76%) Samba
9 4 (11.76%) VMware
9 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
9 4 (11.76%) Marketing
9 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
9 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
9 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
9 4 (11.76%) UNIX

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (11.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
1 5 (14.71%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) NAS
2 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
2 4 (11.76%) IPsec
2 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
2 4 (11.76%) LDAP
2 4 (11.76%) FTP
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
1 4 (11.76%) Electronics
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Military
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Junior
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
5 3 (8.82%) Graduate
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Network Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Principle Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) J2EE
2 3 (8.82%) POSIX
3 2 (5.88%) Qt
4 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.76%) BCP
4 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) V-Model
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) C
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (88.24%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) HNC
3 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) PMP
6 3 (8.82%) ISEB
6 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (5.88%) MCSE
7 2 (5.88%) CCNA
8 1 (2.94%) CCDA
8 1 (2.94%) MCSA
8 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) MCP
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Samba
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) NetApp
2 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
2 4 (11.76%) F5
3 3 (8.82%) Genesys
4 1 (2.94%) Freescale
4 1 (2.94%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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