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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 74 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.23% 0.12% -
As % of the General category 3.00% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,279 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
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
300 321 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.15% 38.03% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 178 222 209
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £29,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram 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 2 September 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 +13 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Local Government
South West

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (50.00%) VoIP
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (50.00%) PABX
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) WLAN
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (16.67%) DTS
4 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) SQL

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) PABX
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MS Access
1 2 (16.67%) DTS
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle