Period
to 20 September 2021

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 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 70 95
Rank change year-on-year -34 +25 +61
Permanent jobs citing HND 4 2 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.29% 0.31% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 1.83% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 16
10th Percentile £30,178 £27,250 "
25th Percentile £33,444 £28,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,192 £32,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.67% -7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £41,496 £36,250 £45,167
90th Percentile " £37,750 £45,500
Scotland median annual salary £25,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.63% -10.00% +32.03%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 275 109 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.87% 16.64% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 156 73 180
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,050 £22,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +14.46% -2.35%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for HND in Glasgow

HND
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for HND in Glasgow

HND
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing HND in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for HND in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for HND.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office

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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware