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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 245 235 200
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -35
Permanent jobs citing HND 10 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.19% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.60% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 24
Average salary £27,823 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.44% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
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
1908 1827 1553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.51% 31.03% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1490 1263
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Wiltshire +11 6 £27,823 -30.44%
Gloucestershire +1 2 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Dorset -1 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bristol -4 1 £22,500 -59.09% 1
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (64.41%) Degree
2 26 (44.07%) HNC
3 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
4 17 (28.81%) SQL
5 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (23.73%) Java
6 14 (23.73%) IBM
7 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
8 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
8 12 (20.34%) SLA
8 12 (20.34%) Unix
9 10 (16.95%) XML
9 10 (16.95%) Tomcat
9 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
9 10 (16.95%) HTML
9 10 (16.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (16.95%) CSS
9 10 (16.95%) WebSphere
9 10 (16.95%) Spring
9 10 (16.95%) Ajax
9 10 (16.95%) Hibernate
10 9 (15.25%) VMware
10 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (15.25%) NAS
10 9 (15.25%) UML
10 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (13.56%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (13.56%) Quality Management
11 8 (13.56%) Shell Script

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (16.95%) Tomcat
1 10 (16.95%) WebSphere
1 10 (16.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.47%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (3.39%) PTC Creo
2 2 (3.39%) Revit
2 2 (3.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) NAS
2 5 (8.47%) DHCP
2 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) IPv4
2 5 (8.47%) SAN
2 5 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (8.47%) Wireless
2 5 (8.47%) ZigBee
3 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) FTP
3 4 (6.78%) HTTP
3 4 (6.78%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.78%) IPsec
3 4 (6.78%) LDAP
3 4 (6.78%) Network Security
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (6.78%) DB2
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.78%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Electronics
2 5 (8.47%) Local Government
3 4 (6.78%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Military
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Applications Support
4 8 (13.56%) Applications Support Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Junior
4 8 (13.56%) Junior Applications Support
4 8 (13.56%) Junior Support Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) ICT Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) Ajax
1 10 (16.95%) CSS
1 10 (16.95%) Hibernate
1 10 (16.95%) HTML
1 10 (16.95%) Spring
1 10 (16.95%) XML
2 7 (11.86%) JSP
2 7 (11.86%) Struts
2 7 (11.86%) Web Services
3 6 (10.17%) Java EE
3 6 (10.17%) JSF
3 6 (10.17%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (6.78%) J2EE
4 4 (6.78%) JDBC
5 3 (5.08%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
2 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.47%) Raspberry Pi
5 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Unix
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (15.25%) UML
4 8 (13.56%) Quality Management
4 8 (13.56%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) ERP
6 5 (8.47%) Validation
7 4 (6.78%) BCP
7 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (6.78%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.78%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 14 (23.73%) Java
3 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.56%) Korn
4 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.47%) VB
5 5 (8.47%) VBScript
6 4 (6.78%) C
6 4 (6.78%) Perl
6 4 (6.78%) Python
7 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (64.41%) Degree
2 26 (44.07%) HNC
3 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) DBS Check
4 5 (8.47%) MCP
4 5 (8.47%) MCTS
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.78%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) IBM
2 9 (15.25%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Dell
4 5 (8.47%) HP
4 5 (8.47%) Nimble Storage
4 5 (8.47%) Ruckus Wireless
5 4 (6.78%) Allen-Bradley
5 4 (6.78%) IFS
5 4 (6.78%) NetApp
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 4 (6.78%) Siemens
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