Period
to 18 February 2018

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 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 501 492 561
Rank change year-on-year -9 +69 -95
Permanent jobs citing HND 47 66 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.72% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 70
South East median annual salary £33,500 £28,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.64% -23.29% -12.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £16,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £43,875 £45,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year +2.19% -6.16% -5.19%

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,200 9,148 12,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.25% 29.23% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,564 7,311 10,315
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +5 22 £26,000 +36.84% 11
Berkshire +36 17 £26,000 -28.28% 5
Hampshire -25 14 £35,000 +4.48% 4
Surrey +1 5 £47,500 +75.93% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £26,000 - 2
Kent +21 3 £45,000 +31.39%
West Sussex -6 3 - - 1
HND
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for HND.

1 24 (51.06%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) C
3 11 (23.40%) Manufacturing
3 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL
4 10 (21.28%) HNC
5 9 (19.15%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Advertising
6 8 (17.02%) Firewall
6 8 (17.02%) Electronics
6 8 (17.02%) C++
6 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco
7 7 (14.89%) CCIE
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (14.89%) Juniper
7 7 (14.89%) MPLS
8 6 (12.77%) OSPF
8 6 (12.77%) BGP
8 6 (12.77%) EIGRP
8 6 (12.77%) CCNP
8 6 (12.77%) HP
8 6 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (12.77%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (12.77%) Prototyping
8 6 (12.77%) Arista
8 6 (12.77%) JNCIA
8 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (12.77%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy

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 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) AutoCAD
1 4 (8.51%) PTC Creo
2 3 (6.38%) FrameMaker
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) MPLS
3 6 (12.77%) BGP
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (12.77%) EIGRP
3 6 (12.77%) OSPF
4 5 (10.64%) DWDM
5 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) ISDN
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) PSTN
6 1 (2.13%) RSVP
6 1 (2.13%) SDH
6 1 (2.13%) SNMP
6 1 (2.13%) SSL
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) VRRP
6 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) DTS
1 1 (2.13%) GIS
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) eggPlant
1 2 (4.26%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (23.40%) Manufacturing
2 8 (17.02%) Advertising
2 8 (17.02%) Electronics
3 4 (8.51%) Military
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (12.77%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Design Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Support Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Author
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Mechanical Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Author
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) SCADA
5 1 (2.13%) Acoustics
5 1 (2.13%) Arduino
5 1 (2.13%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) CentOS
3 3 (6.38%) Debian
3 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (12.77%) Prototyping
3 5 (10.64%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
4 4 (8.51%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (8.51%) ERP
4 4 (8.51%) Process Improvement
4 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (6.38%) Content Management
5 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Network Design
6 2 (4.26%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (4.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) C
2 8 (17.02%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) Fortran
4 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Degree
2 10 (21.28%) HNC
3 7 (14.89%) CCIE
3 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (12.77%) CCNP
4 6 (12.77%) JNCIA
5 5 (10.64%) CCNA
5 5 (10.64%) JNCIP
5 5 (10.64%) JNCIS
6 4 (8.51%) NVQ Level 4
6 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) DO-254
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco
1 7 (14.89%) Juniper
2 6 (12.77%) Arista
2 6 (12.77%) Extreme Networks
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (4.26%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) Siemens
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Aruba
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.13%) Nokia
6 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto