The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 103 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.085% 0.078% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.29% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
HND
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
337 342 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.73% 26.74% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 282 289 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

HND
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

HND Salary Trend in West Sussex

HND
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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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
Crawley -13 1 £40,000 +23.07%
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (54.55%) MCITP
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Electronics
3 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) HNC
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
5 4 (36.36%) Military
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
5 4 (36.36%) Data Management
5 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) PABX
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

HND
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
1 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
2 2 (18.18%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) PABX
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PVCS
1 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Electronics
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Military
3 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
2 2 (18.18%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Communications Security
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) PLM
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (54.55%) MCITP
3 5 (45.45%) HNC
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9000
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Siemens
3 2 (18.18%) Primavera
3 2 (18.18%) PTC
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco