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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 310 307 309
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.066% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 14
Average salary £45,000 £64,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.50% +43.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
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
6026 6694 6723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 55.97% 57.76% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5237 5786 6125
Average salary £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Agresso
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) VMware