The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 391 424
Rank change year-on-year +44 +33  
Permanent jobs citing HND 40 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 0.89% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 48
Median salary £38,750 £31,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.04% -20.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,534
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,759 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.47% -18.10%  

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 South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4095 5713 6690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.28% 31.34% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3339 4622 5139
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

HND
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for HND in the South East

HND
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HND in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HND in the South East

HND
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £17,000 -15.00%
Hampshire +10 7 £42,500 +33.85% 1
Kent +9 7 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +21 6 £22,250 -21.92%
West Sussex +9 5 £42,000 +50.00%
East Sussex +14 3 £42,500 -4.27%
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Berkshire +27 2 £40,000 +66.66%
HND
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for HND.

1 51 (64.56%) Degree
2 39 (49.37%) Microsoft
3 38 (48.10%) Windows
4 26 (32.91%) ITIL
4 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (25.32%) Computer Science
6 19 (24.05%) HNC
7 17 (21.52%) Cisco
8 16 (20.25%) Firewall
8 16 (20.25%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (18.99%) SLA
9 15 (18.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (17.72%) Windows 8
10 14 (17.72%) GNVQ
10 14 (17.72%) Windows XP
11 13 (16.46%) Linux
12 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
12 11 (13.92%) SQL
12 11 (13.92%) Internet
12 11 (13.92%) Finance
12 11 (13.92%) SCCM
12 11 (13.92%) Windows 10
12 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
13 10 (12.66%) Software Licensing
13 10 (12.66%) Electronics
13 10 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (12.66%) Automotive
13 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (11.39%) A+ Certification
14 9 (11.39%) Military

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (10.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.27%) Mathcad
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (3.80%) Primavera
1 3 (3.80%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) Firewall
2 11 (13.92%) Internet
3 6 (7.59%) Wireless
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (6.33%) LAN
4 5 (6.33%) MPLS
4 5 (6.33%) VoIP
4 5 (6.33%) WAN
5 3 (3.80%) Intranet
5 3 (3.80%) VPN
6 2 (2.53%) DNS
7 1 (1.27%) DHCP
7 1 (1.27%) HTTP
7 1 (1.27%) MIMO
7 1 (1.27%) SAN
7 1 (1.27%) SMTP
7 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.27%) UWB
7 1 (1.27%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.80%) MS Access
3 3 (3.80%) Power BI
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.53%) QlikView
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.27%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Automotive
2 10 (12.66%) Electronics
3 9 (11.39%) Military
4 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Analyst
2 17 (21.52%) Help Desk Analyst
3 16 (20.25%) Service Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) Junior
5 14 (17.72%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 11 (13.92%) Graduate
7 10 (12.66%) Graduate Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Graduate Help Desk Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Graduate Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Junior Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (11.39%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Hardware Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Project Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Developer
10 6 (7.59%) IT Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
1 3 (3.80%) MDX
1 3 (3.80%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (2.53%) CSS
2 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.53%) HTML
2 2 (2.53%) HTML5
2 2 (2.53%) jQuery
2 2 (2.53%) LINQ
2 2 (2.53%) SOAP
2 2 (2.53%) WCF
2 2 (2.53%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.53%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.27%) Robotics
6 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.10%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Windows 8
2 14 (17.72%) Windows XP
3 13 (16.46%) Linux
4 11 (13.92%) Windows 10
4 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Fedora
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) Unix
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) ITIL
2 15 (18.99%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (12.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.66%) Software Licensing
4 9 (11.39%) Time Management
5 6 (7.59%) Change Management
5 6 (7.59%) ERP
5 6 (7.59%) Project Management
5 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.33%) Network Architecture
6 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 3 (3.80%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.80%) SDLC
9 2 (2.53%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) C#
3 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.80%) C
4 3 (3.80%) MATLAB
4 3 (3.80%) VB
5 2 (2.53%) C++
5 2 (2.53%) Java
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) XPath
6 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.27%) Fortran
6 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 51 (64.56%) Degree
2 19 (24.05%) HNC
3 16 (20.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (17.72%) GNVQ
5 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (11.39%) A+ Certification
7 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
9 5 (6.33%) CCIE
9 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.53%) CCNA
10 2 (2.53%) MCSE
11 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.27%) MCP
11 1 (1.27%) MCSA
11 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) DO-254
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.27%) iptables
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) everRun
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.52%) Cisco
3 6 (7.59%) CheckPoint
3 6 (7.59%) Juniper
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) Aruba
4 5 (6.33%) Avaya
4 5 (6.33%) F5
4 5 (6.33%) Palo Alto
5 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 3 (3.80%) SAP
6 3 (3.80%) Tableau
7 1 (1.27%) Dell
7 1 (1.27%) EMC
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) Huawei
7 1 (1.27%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.27%) Meraki
7 1 (1.27%) Mitel
7 1 (1.27%) Ruckus Wireless
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago