The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 78 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Permanent jobs citing HND 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.58% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.42% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £36,250 - -
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 Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 124 160 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 24.12% 22.96% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 92 128 87
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

HND
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for HND in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CAD
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Support
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
1 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) VMware