Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 131 167
Rank change year-on-year -38 +36 +7
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.071% 0.41% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 1.88% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 11
Cheshire median annual salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -15.79%
North West median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.33% -6.25% +56.86%

HND is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 629 478 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.30% 21.83% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 420 404 604
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Cheshire

HND
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for HND in Cheshire

HND
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 2 - -
HND
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) CAPM
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CAPM
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory