The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 291 322 305
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 12 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.088% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 19
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -33.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,279 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
Local Government
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5870 6848 7268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.68% 58.38% 61.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5000 5618 6449
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Local Government
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the City of London

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the City of London

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (23.08%) HTML
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 6 (23.08%) CRM
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 6 (23.08%) Migration
1 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Business Development
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) B2B
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) Agresso
3 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 3 (11.54%) Data Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 3 (11.54%) Product Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) SaaS
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Master Data Management
4 3 (11.54%) Epicor
4 3 (11.54%) CMS
4 3 (11.54%) Process Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) McAfee

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) CMS
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Agresso
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (11.54%) Consultant
1 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (11.54%) Sales Manager
1 3 (11.54%) Product Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support
2 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Administrator
2 2 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
2 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (7.69%) Account Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Sales Executive
3 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) NHibernate
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) LINQ
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 2 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) BYOD
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) CESG
2 1 (3.85%) CCTV
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) CRM
1 6 (23.08%) Migration
1 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) B2B
2 5 (19.23%) Business Development
3 3 (11.54%) Product Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Master Data Management
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Process Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.85%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Epicor
2 3 (11.54%) McAfee
3 2 (7.69%) Sophos
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.85%) Northgate
4 1 (3.85%) Civica
4 1 (3.85%) F5