The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 109 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 9 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 1.25% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.09% 3.17% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 1
Average salary £57,750 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
826 694 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.24% 39.34% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 736 503 497
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Local Government
West Midlands

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Local Government
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Birmingham region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Birmingham

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 6 (31.58%) Agresso
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security
3 4 (21.05%) RMADS
3 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
3 4 (21.05%) Data Management
3 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (21.05%) CA
3 4 (21.05%) CISSP
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
3 4 (21.05%) CISA
3 4 (21.05%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) CESG
3 4 (21.05%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
4 3 (15.79%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) SAP BPC
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) IaaS
5 2 (10.53%) PaaS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Agresso
2 3 (15.79%) SAP BPC
3 1 (5.26%) Academy Housing
3 1 (5.26%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SAP BW
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SAP BW Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Recruitment Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) JavaBeans
1 1 (5.26%) JDBC
1 1 (5.26%) JSP
1 1 (5.26%) Servlets
1 1 (5.26%) Struts
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) RMADS
1 4 (21.05%) CESG
1 4 (21.05%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) B2B
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) CISA
1 4 (21.05%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) CCVP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCSP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCDA
2 1 (5.26%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) CA
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Northgate
4 1 (5.26%) Civica
4 1 (5.26%) Capita
4 1 (5.26%) Orchard
4 1 (5.26%) Google