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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 58 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Permanent jobs citing HND 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.47% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% 0.86% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £29,250 £21,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.04% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.44% +6.15%  

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 75 116 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 17.56% 17.85% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 107 86
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £49,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

HND
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £26,000 - 1
HND
West Midlands

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI

HND
Top Related 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 20 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 20 days ago