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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 264 312
Rank change year-on-year +36 +48  
Permanent jobs citing HND 7 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.047% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.20% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
City of London median annual salary £25,500 £52,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.42% +100.00%  
10th Percentile £22,750 £36,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £69,000 £62,500
London median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% -33.33%  

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 1249 1469 2509
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.36% 23.13% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2800 4276
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for HND in the City of London

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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

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Hardware Maintenance
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) UX Design
4 2 (28.57%) Process Management
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) Python

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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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Junior
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Analyst Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Software Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Iconography
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe