HND Jobs in England

Higher National Diploma (HND)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 460 725 857
Rank change year-on-year +265 +132 -138
Permanent jobs citing HND 407 232 266
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 0.74% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 205 101 153
10th Percentile £23,125 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,794 £50,000 £47,625
Median % change year-on-year -14.41% +4.99% +19.06%
75th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,500 £61,265
UK median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.61% +8.24% +6.25%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England

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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24,031 31,209 34,082
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 28.54% 32.74% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15,762 13,891 16,739
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £30,932
25th Percentile £38,500 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,700 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.87% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £73,863
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £57,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.49% +5.00% -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HND in England

HND
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HND in England.

Salary trend for HND in England

HND
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing HND in England over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

Salary histogram for HND in England

HND
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the England region over the 6 months to 18 April 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +129 111 £40,000 -10.20% 118
South East +23 85 £47,500 -7.50% 117
South West +33 76 £40,500 -42.14% 77
North West +56 69 £35,000 +11.11% 52
East of England +69 61 £37,528 +21.06% 46
Midlands +47 49 £45,250 +99.85% 89
Yorkshire +114 38 £47,500 -40.63% 53
West Midlands +65 32 £32,500 +43.54% 50
London +150 25 £62,500 +66.67% 53
East Midlands -5 13 £50,000 - 39
North East -10 4 £41,500 -13.14% 22
HND
UK

HND
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.47%) CMS
1 6 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.49%) WinCC
3 1 (0.25%) JBoss
3 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 94 (23.10%) AutoCAD
2 50 (12.29%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (4.42%) Revit
5 15 (3.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (2.95%) Simulink
7 11 (2.70%) SOLIDWORKS
7 11 (2.70%) Stateflow
8 10 (2.46%) Solid Edge
9 9 (2.21%) Photoshop
10 8 (1.97%) EPLAN
11 7 (1.72%) CANalyzer
12 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
13 3 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.74%) InDesign
14 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
14 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.46%) NEC Housing
2 1 (0.25%) Primavera
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.44%) Azure
2 8 (1.97%) GitHub
3 6 (1.47%) Azure DevOps
3 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.47%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (1.47%) OneDrive
4 5 (1.23%) Google Workspace
5 4 (0.98%) PaaS
5 4 (0.98%) SaaS
6 3 (0.74%) AWS
7 2 (0.49%) Boomi
7 2 (0.49%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.25%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.90%) Internet
2 17 (4.18%) WAN
3 14 (3.44%) LAN
4 11 (2.70%) J1939
5 9 (2.21%) Firewall
6 6 (1.47%) 5G
6 6 (1.47%) Intranet
6 6 (1.47%) MQTT
6 6 (1.47%) Network Security
6 6 (1.47%) SD-WAN
6 6 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.23%) OSPF
7 5 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.23%) Wireless
8 4 (0.98%) DHCP
8 4 (0.98%) DNS
8 4 (0.98%) Multicast
9 3 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.74%) VSAN
10 2 (0.49%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.14%) Data Vault
2 13 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.74%) MySQL
3 3 (0.74%) QlikView
4 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) Data Hub
5 1 (0.25%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.25%) Metadata
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.25%) MS Access
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.25%) Power BI
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 26 (6.39%) JIRA
2 14 (3.44%) Git
2 14 (3.44%) LabVIEW
3 11 (2.70%) ClearCase
3 11 (2.70%) Plastic SCM
4 7 (1.72%) ClearQuest
4 7 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (1.47%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.49%) Selenium
6 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 146 (35.87%) Social Skills
2 83 (20.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 78 (19.16%) Legal
4 62 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (15.23%) Manufacturing
5 60 (14.74%) Local Government
6 55 (13.51%) Aerospace
7 48 (11.79%) Finance
8 47 (11.55%) Electronics
9 40 (9.83%) Automotive
10 33 (8.11%) Telecoms
11 25 (6.14%) Publishing
12 23 (5.65%) Marketing
12 23 (5.65%) Presentation Skills
12 23 (5.65%) Retail
13 18 (4.42%) Organisational Skills
14 13 (3.19%) Law
15 7 (1.72%) Police
15 7 (1.72%) Public Sector
16 6 (1.47%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 61 (14.99%) Senior
2 52 (12.78%) Coordinator
3 51 (12.53%) Technical Coordinator
4 36 (8.85%) Project Manager
5 28 (6.88%) Technical Manager
6 26 (6.39%) Software Engineer
6 26 (6.39%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (5.65%) Author
7 23 (5.65%) Technical Author
8 20 (4.91%) Support Engineer
9 18 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
10 17 (4.18%) Technical Support
11 15 (3.69%) Quantity Surveyor
12 14 (3.44%) Hardware Engineer
12 14 (3.44%) Product Engineer
12 14 (3.44%) Verification Engineer
13 13 (3.19%) Lead
13 13 (3.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 13 (3.19%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (2.95%) Technical Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.14%) XML
2 8 (1.97%) .NET
2 8 (1.97%) pytest
3 6 (1.47%) Ajax
3 6 (1.47%) AngularJS
3 6 (1.47%) CSS
3 6 (1.47%) HTML
3 6 (1.47%) LESS
3 6 (1.47%) React
3 6 (1.47%) Sass
3 6 (1.47%) Vue
4 5 (1.23%) Apache Thrift
5 4 (0.98%) Akka
6 2 (0.49%) Middleware
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) ModSecurity
7 1 (0.25%) Node-RED
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.02%) Housing Association
2 36 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 30 (7.37%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (4.42%) CCTV
5 16 (3.93%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.93%) IoT
6 11 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.46%) SCADA
8 8 (1.97%) FMCG
8 8 (1.97%) Operational Technology
9 6 (1.47%) GNSS
10 5 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.98%) Acoustics
11 4 (0.98%) EPoS
11 4 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.74%) Clustering
12 3 (0.74%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.57%) Windows
2 29 (7.13%) Linux
3 14 (3.44%) Unix
4 11 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 10 (2.46%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.23%) VMS
8 2 (0.49%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (25.31%) Agile
2 102 (25.06%) Time Management
3 91 (22.36%) Problem-Solving
4 53 (13.02%) Project Management
5 51 (12.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 42 (10.32%) Mathematics
7 33 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 29 (7.13%) CAD
9 28 (6.88%) B2B
10 26 (6.39%) Mentoring
11 25 (6.14%) Document Management
11 25 (6.14%) Impact Assessments
12 24 (5.90%) Customer Service
12 24 (5.90%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (5.16%) Collaborative Working
13 21 (5.16%) Customer Requirements
13 21 (5.16%) Project Delivery
14 20 (4.91%) Innovative Thinking
14 20 (4.91%) Kalman Filter
15 19 (4.67%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.62%) Python
2 26 (6.39%) MATLAB
3 19 (4.67%) SQL
4 17 (4.18%) C
5 13 (3.19%) C#
6 12 (2.95%) Embedded C
7 11 (2.70%) C++
7 11 (2.70%) Perl
8 8 (1.97%) VB
9 6 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.23%) Ladder Logic
11 4 (0.98%) VBA
12 3 (0.74%) Java
13 2 (0.49%) Bash
14 1 (0.25%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 257 (63.14%) Degree
2 252 (61.92%) HNC
3 38 (9.34%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.18%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.18%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.97%) RIBA
7 7 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.72%) MRICS
8 6 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (1.47%) DBS Check
9 5 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.23%) NVQ Level 4
10 4 (0.98%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.98%) MCP
10 4 (0.98%) MCTS
11 3 (0.74%) CCNP
11 3 (0.74%) NVQ Level 3
12 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.93%) SLA
2 11 (2.70%) Automotive SPICE
2 11 (2.70%) AUTOSAR
2 11 (2.70%) ISO 26262
2 11 (2.70%) MISRA
3 9 (2.21%) NEBOSH
4 8 (1.97%) QA
5 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.49%) COSHH
6 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 1 (0.25%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.21%) vSphere
3 6 (1.47%) Docker
4 4 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.98%) Firmware
5 3 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) SmoothWall
2 3 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (0.74%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.74%) Functional Safety
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.49%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 2 (0.49%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 49 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.11%) SAP
3 15 (3.69%) Google
4 13 (3.19%) IBM
5 12 (2.95%) VMware
6 11 (2.70%) Cisco
6 11 (2.70%) Lauterbach
6 11 (2.70%) NEC
7 9 (2.21%) Adobe
7 9 (2.21%) HP
7 9 (2.21%) Oracle
7 9 (2.21%) Siemens
8 8 (1.97%) Salesforce
9 7 (1.72%) Apple
10 5 (1.23%) EMC
10 5 (1.23%) Juniper
10 5 (1.23%) Thales
11 4 (0.98%) Citrix
11 4 (0.98%) Facebook
11 4 (0.98%) Instagram