HND Jobs in the UK excluding London

Higher National Diploma (HND)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 413 545 661
Rank change year-on-year +132 +116 -128
Permanent jobs citing HND 403 198 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.55% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.06% 0.92% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 208 91 116
10th Percentile £23,125 £28,750 £26,989
25th Percentile £29,000 £33,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £45,850 £47,625
Median % change year-on-year -8.40% -3.73% +19.06%
75th Percentile £52,500 £55,675 £55,000
90th Percentile £59,998 £58,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,563
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.39% +18.91%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,604 21,597 23,474
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 26.89% 36.91% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12,231 8,030 10,453
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,875
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £79,600 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +9.09% -

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for HND in the UK excluding London

HND
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HND in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for HND in the UK excluding London

HND
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing HND in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for HND in the UK excluding London

HND
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +108 102 £40,000 -10.20% 149
South East +4 86 £47,500 -7.50% 138
South West +25 74 £40,500 -42.14% 77
East of England +63 62 £37,528 +27.21% 70
North West +39 61 £35,000 +11.11% 76
Midlands +24 51 £45,250 +99.85% 110
Yorkshire - 38 £47,500 - 47
West Midlands +35 34 £32,500 +43.54% 60
Scotland -51 15 £42,202 +4.20% 75
East Midlands - 13 £50,000 - 49
Wales - 11 £40,000 - 17
North East -17 3 £41,500 -16.26% 28
Northern Ireland - 2 £34,628 - 3
HND
UK

HND
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.49%) CMS
1 6 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.25%) JBoss
3 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 95 (23.57%) AutoCAD
2 47 (11.66%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (4.47%) Revit
5 17 (4.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (3.23%) Simulink
7 11 (2.73%) SOLIDWORKS
7 11 (2.73%) Stateflow
8 10 (2.48%) Solid Edge
9 9 (2.23%) Photoshop
10 8 (1.99%) EPLAN
11 7 (1.74%) CANalyzer
12 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
13 3 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.74%) InDesign
14 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
15 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.48%) NEC Housing
2 1 (0.25%) Primavera
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.96%) Azure
2 9 (2.23%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (1.99%) GitHub
4 6 (1.49%) AWS
4 6 (1.49%) Azure DevOps
4 6 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.49%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.24%) Google Workspace
6 4 (0.99%) PaaS
6 4 (0.99%) SaaS
7 3 (0.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.50%) Boomi
8 2 (0.50%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.25%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.96%) Internet
2 20 (4.96%) LAN
3 15 (3.72%) WAN
4 11 (2.73%) J1939
5 8 (1.99%) Firewall
5 8 (1.99%) Wireless
6 7 (1.74%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.49%) Intranet
7 6 (1.49%) MQTT
7 6 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.24%) Network Security
8 5 (1.24%) OSPF
8 5 (1.24%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.99%) DHCP
9 4 (0.99%) DNS
9 4 (0.99%) Multicast
9 4 (0.99%) Profibus
9 4 (0.99%) VLAN
10 3 (0.74%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.20%) Data Vault
2 14 (3.47%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.99%) QlikView
4 3 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (0.74%) Ingres
4 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.50%) MySQL
5 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.25%) MS Access
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (6.20%) JIRA
2 21 (5.21%) Git
3 11 (2.73%) ClearCase
3 11 (2.73%) Plastic SCM
4 9 (2.23%) LabVIEW
5 7 (1.74%) ClearQuest
5 7 (1.74%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.74%) Subversion
8 2 (0.50%) Selenium
8 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 156 (38.71%) Social Skills
2 78 (19.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 71 (17.62%) Legal
4 70 (17.37%) Manufacturing
5 67 (16.63%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (13.40%) Local Government
7 51 (12.66%) Aerospace
8 49 (12.16%) Electronics
9 43 (10.67%) Finance
10 40 (9.93%) Automotive
11 27 (6.70%) Telecoms
12 25 (6.20%) Publishing
13 22 (5.46%) Marketing
14 20 (4.96%) Presentation Skills
14 20 (4.96%) Retail
15 18 (4.47%) Organisational Skills
16 14 (3.47%) Law
17 13 (3.23%) Public Sector
18 7 (1.74%) Influencing Skills
19 4 (0.99%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 59 (14.64%) Senior
2 51 (12.66%) Coordinator
3 49 (12.16%) Technical Coordinator
4 34 (8.44%) Project Manager
5 29 (7.20%) Software Engineer
6 27 (6.70%) Technical Manager
7 25 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (5.71%) Author
8 23 (5.71%) Technical Author
9 22 (5.46%) Senior Software Engineer
10 21 (5.21%) Technical Support
11 20 (4.96%) Support Engineer
12 17 (4.22%) Analyst
13 16 (3.97%) Hardware Engineer
14 15 (3.72%) Quantity Surveyor
15 14 (3.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 13 (3.23%) Lead
17 12 (2.98%) Technical Assistant
17 12 (2.98%) Technical Engineer
18 11 (2.73%) Test Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.20%) XML
2 8 (1.99%) pytest
3 7 (1.74%) .NET
4 6 (1.49%) Ajax
4 6 (1.49%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.49%) CSS
4 6 (1.49%) HTML
4 6 (1.49%) LESS
4 6 (1.49%) React
4 6 (1.49%) Sass
4 6 (1.49%) Vue
5 5 (1.24%) Apache Thrift
6 4 (0.99%) Akka
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) ModSecurity
8 1 (0.25%) Node-RED
8 1 (0.25%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.90%) Housing Association
2 44 (10.92%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.71%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.97%) IoT
6 12 (2.98%) CCTV
7 11 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.99%) FMCG
9 8 (1.99%) Operational Technology
10 6 (1.49%) Renewable Energy
10 6 (1.49%) SCADA
11 4 (0.99%) Acoustics
11 4 (0.99%) EPoS
11 4 (0.99%) FPGA
11 4 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.74%) Clustering
12 3 (0.74%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.74%) VHDL
12 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.92%) Windows
2 35 (8.68%) Linux
3 12 (2.98%) Unix
3 12 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.73%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.24%) VMS
7 4 (0.99%) FreeRTOS
7 4 (0.99%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.50%) Android
8 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (25.31%) Agile
2 94 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
3 93 (23.08%) Time Management
4 55 (13.65%) Project Management
5 48 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 39 (9.68%) Mathematics
7 35 (8.68%) Software Engineering
8 31 (7.69%) CAD
9 29 (7.20%) Customer Service
10 27 (6.70%) Mentoring
11 25 (6.20%) Document Management
11 25 (6.20%) Impact Assessments
12 24 (5.96%) B2B
12 24 (5.96%) Innovative Thinking
13 21 (5.21%) Customer Requirements
14 20 (4.96%) Project Delivery
14 20 (4.96%) Validation
15 19 (4.71%) Creative Thinking
15 19 (4.71%) Cybersecurity
16 17 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (7.44%) Python
2 25 (6.20%) C
3 22 (5.46%) MATLAB
4 18 (4.47%) SQL
5 15 (3.72%) Embedded C
6 11 (2.73%) C#
6 11 (2.73%) Perl
7 9 (2.23%) C++
8 8 (1.99%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.74%) Bash
10 6 (1.49%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.49%) VB
11 5 (1.24%) Ladder Logic
12 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.99%) VBA
13 3 (0.74%) Java
13 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 241 (59.80%) Degree
2 238 (59.06%) HNC
3 25 (6.20%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.74%) MRICS
7 6 (1.49%) Chartered Engineer
7 6 (1.49%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.24%) NVQ Level 4
9 4 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.99%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.99%) MCP
9 4 (0.99%) MCTS
9 4 (0.99%) RIBA
10 3 (0.74%) CCNP
11 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.22%) SLA
2 12 (2.98%) MISRA
3 11 (2.73%) Automotive SPICE
3 11 (2.73%) AUTOSAR
3 11 (2.73%) ISO 26262
4 8 (1.99%) NEBOSH
4 8 (1.99%) QA
5 4 (0.99%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.99%) COSHH
5 4 (0.99%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.50%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.25%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.73%) vSphere
3 8 (1.99%) Firmware
4 6 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.49%) Docker
5 5 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.49%) SmoothWall
2 3 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (0.74%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.50%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.25%) Functional Safety
Vendors
1 52 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.19%) SAP
3 20 (4.96%) VMware
4 15 (3.72%) Google
5 13 (3.23%) IBM
6 11 (2.73%) Cisco
6 11 (2.73%) Lauterbach
6 11 (2.73%) NEC
7 9 (2.23%) Adobe
7 9 (2.23%) Apple
7 9 (2.23%) HP
8 8 (1.99%) Salesforce
9 7 (1.74%) EMC
9 7 (1.74%) Siemens
10 5 (1.24%) Juniper
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle
10 5 (1.24%) Thales
11 4 (0.99%) Citrix
11 4 (0.99%) Facebook
11 4 (0.99%) Instagram