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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
England / South West
Rank 227 230 230
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.040% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 13
Median salary £29,000 £28,912 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.30% -27.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,832 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.50%

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
1533 1836 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.89% 33.30% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1487 1532
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +24 1 £26,500 -29.33%
Devon - 1 £31,500 -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for HND.

1 11 (78.57%) HNC
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) C
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Information Assurance
5 5 (35.71%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Line Management
5 5 (35.71%) Change Control
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Electronics
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) MS Office
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) MCP
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) MCSE
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (7.14%) InDesign
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) TETRA
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Support
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Mechatronics
1 1 (7.14%) Physics
1 1 (7.14%) SCADA
1 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Control
1 5 (35.71%) Information Assurance
1 5 (35.71%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Broadcast Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) HNC
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
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