Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 190 208
Rank change year-on-year +59 +18 -27
Permanent jobs citing HND 10 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.43% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 0.67% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £22,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.89% -17.43% -16.15%
10th Percentile £34,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £23,750 £40,000
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,141 £28,250
% change year-on-year -1.48% +52.71% -13.08%

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 788 1190 1617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.26% 34.24% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 622 830 1182
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +3.26%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Reading

HND
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for HND in Reading

HND
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in Reading over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for HND.

1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Advertising
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (50.00%) Arista
5 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
5 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) CCIE
5 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 5 (50.00%) Juniper
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) DWDM
6 4 (40.00%) JNCIS
6 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) DWDM
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) DSL
6 1 (10.00%) Ethereal
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4
6 1 (10.00%) IPv6
6 1 (10.00%) RSVP
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) VPLS
6 1 (10.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Fedora
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
3 4 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) cPanel
1 1 (10.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Arista
3 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky