The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 265 307
Permanent jobs citing HND 0 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.042% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.17% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Median salary - £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.61%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1287 1795 2673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.01% 25.00% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1603 2242
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing HND as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for HND in the City of London

HND
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for HND in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for HND.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Typography
2 1 (25.00%) InVision
2 1 (25.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) UX Design
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) HNC

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) InVision
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Typography
1 1 (25.00%) UX Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe