The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HND over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 194 207 171
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Permanent jobs citing HND 9 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.31% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 1.41% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 2
Average salary £19,000 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £26,100 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,560 £36,000 £26,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
HND
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1070 1132 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.67% 21.98% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 857 964 691
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HND
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

HND Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

HND
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HND across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

HND Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

HND
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Leeds +10 8 £19,000 -45.71%
Bradford - 1 £30,000 -
HND
Yorkshire

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) HNC
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) SAN
5 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Line Management
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre Operations
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Avaya
6 5 (27.78%) DEFINITY
6 5 (27.78%) Avaya Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Workflow
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports

HND
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) DEFINITY
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Operations Support Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Database Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (22.22%) GIS
4 2 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (5.56%) Statistics
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 5 (27.78%) Line Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Centre Operations
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Data Management
8 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) HNC
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Avaya Certification
3 5 (27.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Avaya
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) ATG
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) Business Objects