The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HND 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.91% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £27,823 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
HND
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
159 142 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 28.86% 24.27% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 144 108 134
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

HND
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

HND Salary Trend in Swindon

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) NAS
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) Local Government
2 5 (83.33%) MCTS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) IPv4
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 5 (83.33%) Nimble Storage

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) IPv4
1 5 (83.33%) NAS
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (83.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) ICT Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Tester
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) DBS Check
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) MCTS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Nimble Storage
1 5 (83.33%) Ruckus Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) VMware