The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 84 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.54% - 2.30%
As % of the General category 1.60% - 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £41,250 - £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 - £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -5.55%
Local Government
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
250 245 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.83% 42.24% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 175 181 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Local Government
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Dorset

Local Government
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 4 £41,250 -
Local Government
South West

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) PABX
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) PABX
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WLAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR