The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 106 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Permanent jobs citing HND 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.10% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.58% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £21,000 £26,161 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.72% +16.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 190 343 301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 19.19% 26.97% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 114 201 207
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,800 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

HND
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for HND in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HND.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Site Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Traffic Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) OpenVMS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) QMS
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) RHEV
2 2 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds