Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 269 277
Rank change year-on-year +23 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing HND 10 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.066% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.29% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 38
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1357 1697 2221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.01% 22.41% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1452 1713
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for HND in West Yorkshire

HND
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for HND in West Yorkshire

HND
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Halifax +28 4 £35,000 -
Leeds +8 2 £42,500 +21.43%
Brighouse - 1 £37,000 -
HND
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (60.00%) HNC
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (20.00%) CAD
6 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
6 1 (10.00%) CISSP
6 1 (10.00%) Siemens
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) B2B
6 1 (10.00%) B2C
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
3 1 (10.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) HNC
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Samsung
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Siemens